Notice of public meeting on February 16, 2016 - Zoning By-law Amendment - Housekeeping Matters

Mon, 25 Jan 2016

Appeal-related harmonization, monitoring, and other housekeeping matters
Town Initiated
42.25.15, Wards 1-6

Tuesday, February 16, 2016, at 7 p.m.
Town Hall, 1225 Trafalgar Road, Council Chamber

You are invited to attend and provide input at this meeting hosted by Planning and Development Council.

The purpose and effect of the proposed amendment to the Town of Oakville Zoning By-law 2014-014 is to incorporate a number of appeal-related amendments across multiple zones to ensure consistency, update regulations based on other legislative changes, update regulations based on monitoring of the by-law since its passing, and additionally clarify the interpretation of a number of existing regulations.  The proposed amendment includes:

  • Revisions to the definition of front lot line,
  • Revisions to the definition of private home daycare,
  • Revisions to the general provision regarding accessory dwellings and area measurement (4.1),
  • Revisions to the general provision regarding allowable projections including column titles, outdoor pool decks, access stairs, balconies, and uncovered platforms (4.3),
  • Additions to the general provision regarding outside display and sales (4.17),
  • Revisions to the parking provision regarding parking space dimensions and obstructions [5.2.3(d)],
  • Adding private schools as a permitted use in the Neighbourhood Commercial (C1) Zone (9.2),
  • Changing the term “dry cleaning/laundry” to “dry cleaning depot” and “dry cleaning/laundry establishment” in the commercial zones (9.2),
  • Adding art gallery as a permitted use in the Office Employment (E1) and Business Employment (E2) Zones, and
  • Limiting the permission for heavy vehicle parking area in employment zones to be an accessory use (10.2).

Zoning By-law 2014-014, as amended, applies to all lands south of Dundas Street and north of Highway 407.  All lands subject to Zoning By-law 2014-014, as amended, are affected by the proposed amendments to the text of the By-law.  A number of individual sites are also affected by the proposed amendment through amended or additional site-specific regulations.

No key map is provided as the proposed by-law amendment applies to all lands subject to Zoning By-law 2014-014, as amended.

These lands are also subject to the following applications:

For minor variance (as of December 15, 2015):
File No. CAV A/132/2008, 371 Spruce Street; File No. CAV A/143/2012, 3358 Lakeshore Road West; File No. CAV A/139/2012, 3056 Neyagawa Boulevard; File No. CAV A/152/2012, 241 Cardinal Drive; File No. CAV A/006/2013, 1491 Burloak Drive; File No. CAV A/098/2014, 1102 Crestview Street; File No. CAV A/225/2014, 1243 Bridge Road; File No. CAV A/079/2015, 125 Chartwell Road; File No. CAV A/083/2015, 1091 Speers Rd; File No. CAV A/094/2015, 2253 and 2257 Royal Windsor Drive; File No. CAV A/112/2015, 2055 Cornwall Road; File No. CAV A/126/2015, 472 Jeanette Drive; File No. CAV A/127/2015, 113 Deane Avenue; File No. CAV A/152/2015, 529 Michael Terrace; File No. CAV A/169/2015, 474 Lakeshore Road East; File No. CAV A/181/2015; File No. CAV A/181/2015, 366 Galt Avenue; File No. CAV A/211/2015, 172 Westdale Road; File No. CAV A/217/2015, 1128 Westdale Road; File No. CAV A/212/2015, 12 Birch Hill Lane; File No. CAV A/241/2015, 428 Sandmere Place; File No. CAV A/225/2015, 1116 Westdale Rd; File No. CAV A/222/2015, 287 Vilma Drive; File No. CAV A/235/2015, 2305 Kirkhill Place; File No. CAV A/237/2015, File No. 2485 North Service Road West; File No. CAV A/241/2015, 428 Sandmere Place; File No. CAV A/232/2015, 1198 Cynthia Lane; File No. CAV A/209/2015, 1229 Marlborough Court; File No. CAV A/108/2015, 27 Park Avenue; File No. CAV A/215/2015, 418 Cairncroft Road; File No. CAV A/230/2015 and A/231/2015, 87 Reynolds Street; File No. CAV A/233/2015, 45 First Street; File No. CAV A/242/2015, 199 Allan Street; File No.  CAV A/243/2015, 1357 Pinegrove Road; File No. CAV A/244/2015, 2448 Bridge Road; File No. CAV A/245/2015, 107 Strathcona Avenue; File No. CAV A/246/2015, 1496 Mansfield Drive; File No. CAV A/247/2015, 21 First Street; File No. CAV A/248/2015, File No. 355 Bartos Drive; File No. CAV A/249/2015, 1031 Pinewood Avenue; File No. CAV A/196/2015, 56 Brentwood Road; File No. CAV A/201/2015, 2400 Neyagawa Blvd; File No. CAV A/001/2016-1222 Baldwin Drive; File No. CAV A/002/2016, 263 Chartwell Road; File No. CAV A/003/2016, 382 Sandhurst Drive; File No. CAV A/004/2016, 1427 Willowdown Road; File No. CAV A/005/2016, 1110 Morrison Heights Drive; File No. CAV A/007/2016, 1240 Braeside Drive; File No. CAV A/008/2016, 51 Arkendo Drive; File No. CAV A/009/2016, 1131 Truman Avenue; File No. CAV A/010/2016, File No. 480 Chamberlain Lane; File No. CAV A/011/2016, 354 Fourth Line; File No. CAV A/012/2016, 350 River Side Drive; File No. CAV A/013/2016, 24 West River Street; File No. CAV A/014/2016, 3095 Victoria Street; File No. CAV A/015/2016, 117 Deane Avenue.

For consent (as of December 15, 2015):
File No. B14/11 (1619), 491 Lakeshore Road West; File No. B14/12 (1619), 113 Suffolk Avenue; File No. B14/13 (1619), 117 Suffolk Avenue; File No. B15/01-, 2369 Lakeshore Road West; File No. B15/05, 3430, 3450 and 3470 Superior Court; File No. B15/06 (1511), 1191 Holton Heights Drive; File No. B15/07 (1511), Holton Heights Drive; File No. B15/08 (1712), 45 First Street; File No. B15/10, 474 Lakeshore Road East; File No. B15/12 (1333), 3239 Dundas Street West; File No. B15/18 (1713), 87 Reynolds Street; File No. B15/19 (1713), 87 Reynolds Street; File No. B15/20 (1511), 1273 Hillview Crescent; File No. B15/13, 326 Reynolds Street; File No. B15/14, 135 Watson Avenue; File No. B15/15, 3130 and 3108 Sixth Line; File No. B15/17, 2061 Lakeshore Road East; File No. B15/21, 55 Howard Avenue.

Plan of subdivision (as of January 18, 2016):
File No. 24T-14007/1430; 1401 Bronte Road (Bronte Green Corporation), File No. 24T-14004/1530; 1215 and 1221 Lakeshore Road West [Fernbrook Homes (Lakeshore) Inc.], File No. 24T-14006/1722; 2087 Upper Middle Road East (Infrastructure Ontario), File No. 24T-11003/1405.

Official plan amendment (as of January 18, 2016):
File No. 1430.32, 1401 Bronte Road (Bronte Green Corporation), File No. 1530.07; 114 Maurice Drive (Grandview Living Inc.), File No. 1617.42; 231 and 237 Rebecca Street (2378224 Ontario Inc.), File No. 1617.43; 2266 Lakeshore Road West and 86 East Street (Investican Group Ltd.), File No. 1728.61.

Lands covered by the proposed by-law amendment are also subject to appeals of the original passage of Zoning By-law 2014-014 (inZone project, OMB File No. PL140317).

If a person or public body does not make oral submissions at a public meeting, or make written submissions to the Town of Oakville before the by-law is passed:

            a)      the person or public body is not entitled to appeal the decision of the Town of Oakville Council to the Ontario Municipal Board; and

            b)      the person or public body may not be added as a party to the hearing of an appeal before the Ontario Municipal Board unless, in the opinion of the board, there are reasonable grounds to do so.

Any submission to the Planning and Development Council, either in hard copy or in electronic format, must be forwarded to the Clerk's department for receipt no later than noon on Tuesday, February 16, 2016, to ensure its availability to the Members of Council at the meeting. Individuals making oral submissions at the public meeting are requested to submit a written outline of the submission to the Town Clerk.  All submissions should include the full name and address of the presenter.

If you wish to be notified of the passing of the proposed zoning by-law amendment, or of the refusal of a request to amend the zoning by-law, you must make a written request to: 

Town Clerk 
Town of Oakville
Clerk’s Department
1225 Trafalgar Road,
Oakville, ON L6H 0H3

Questions or written submissions may be directed to:
Joe Nethery, Manager, Zoning By-law Project
Planning Services Department 
905-845-6601, ext. 3428 (TTY 905-338-4200) 
joe.nethery@oakville.ca

If you have any accessibility needs, please advise Joe Nethery one week before the meeting.

The personal information accompanying your submission is being collected under the authority of the Planning Act, R.S.O. 1990, c. P.13, as amended, and may form part of the public record which may be released to the public.

Dated at the Town of Oakville January 21, 2016