Public Hearings

This page is for public hearings and notices on planning-related items governed under Part 17 of the Municipal Government Act. For information on all public hearings and council items, please refer to the posted council agendas and minutes.

City Council, or a delegated authority of Council, makes the decisions on planning proposals. The City is required by provincial law to notify the people who live or own land near a project of upcoming public hearings or of certain decisions by the City related to that project.


 

Public hearings will be conducted virtually

Please note that City Council meetings are being conducted virtually. Members of the public who would normally provide submissions in person at a public hearing may provide their submissions by email before and during the hearing or may make an oral presentation as noted below:

Written comments are invited and will be addressed at the public hearing. Your presentation may be emailed to public.hearings@airdrie.ca by 9:00 a.m. on the day of the public hearing to ensure Council has time to review your comments. Emails will also be received for the duration of the public hearing up until the time the public hearing is closed, but you are encouraged to submit them by 9:00 a.m. on the day of the hearing. Submissions must indicate whether they are in favour or in opposition to the proposal and must be able to be read within a five minute time limit.

Should you wish to make an oral presentation (via Skype), you must register to speak no later than 9:00 a.m. on the day of the public hearing with the City Clerk by email at public.hearings@airdrie.ca. You must provide your name and address and indicate whether you will be speaking in favour of or opposed to the proposal. Written submissions to accompany any oral presentation must also be provided by email by 9:00 a.m. on the day of the public hearing. Once registered, you will be provided with a link to join the public hearing via Skype.

For copies of the proposed bylaws or additional information, contact the City Planning Department, 403.948.8848, during regular office hours.

Please Note:

Personal information contained in your written submission is collected under section 33(c) of the Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act for the purpose of public participation in the City of Airdrie’s decision-making process. Written submissions may be made available to the public prior to or at the public hearing in accordance with section 40(1)(c) of the FOIP Act.

Your name, street address, and any opinions provided in your written submission may be made available to the public and form part of the public record. Your personal contact information, including your phone number and email address, will be redacted prior to making your written submission available to the public. If you have questions regarding the collection or release of this information, please contact the City Clerk or Assistant City Clerk at (403) 948-8816.

 

Upcoming public hearings and notices

Bylaws No. B-55/2021, B-56/2021, and B-57/2021

Proposed Amendments to the Land Use Bylaw

Monday, September 20th, 2021 at 6 p.m.
Meeting will be held electronically through www.airdrie.ca/livecouncil
Comments may be submitted to public.hearings@airdrie.ca

This public hearing is for any affected Airdrie resident to discuss amendments to Land Use Bylaw No. B-01/2016. The amendments propose the following:

  • Bylaw. No. B-55/2021 updates the definition for the 'Animal Service, General' land use, allowing for such uses to include accessory outdoor runs and enclosures;
  • Bylaw No. B-56/2021 proposes updated standards for Solar Collectors, allowing collectors to be installed in more areas on a property while preventing off-site impacts and respecting the context of the surrounding area, and;
  • Bylaw No. B-57/2021 introduces standards for Stripping and Grading applications, formalizing current City practices and clarifying when permits for Stripping and Grading are required.

Additional details and copies of the proposed bylaws may be reviewed at www.airdrie.ca/publichearings. For additional information, contact William Czaban (William.czaban@airdrie.ca) or Jeff Brunen (Jeff.brunen@airdrie.ca) with the City of Airdrie Planning Department during regular office hours.


Bylaws No. B-49/2021, B-58/2021, and B-59/2021

Proposed Amendments to the Land Use Bylaw

Monday, October 4, 2021 at 6 p.m.
Meeting will be held electronically through www.airdrie.ca/livecouncil
Comments may be submitted to public.hearings@airdrie.ca

This public hearing is for any affected Airdrie resident to discuss a proposed closure and disposal of Municipal road. The public hearing will also discuss the proposed redistritcinga nd districting of land within the Highland Park NSP.

Bylaw No. B-49/2021 – Proposes to redistrict lands legally described as Plan 1110333 Block 2 Lot 3 from IB-1 Mixed business/Employment District’ to ‘IB-2 Industrial Employment District.

Bylaw No. B-58/2021 – Proposes to close a portion of Range Road 293 adjacent Plan 1110333 Block 2 Lot 3. Bylaw No. B-58/2021 also seeks to close a portion of Highland Park Lane adjacent the north boundary of Plan 1110333 Block 2 Lot 3. The affected portion of Highland Park Lane adjacent the north boundary of Plan 1110333 Block 2 Lot 3 will be reduced from the current width of 30m to 18m wide.

Bylaw No. B-59/2021 – Proposes to apply land use to the portions of roads being closed. The lands will be districted ‘IB-2 Industrial Employment District' and 'P1 - Public Open Space'.

For additional information, contact Gail R. Gibeau via email at Gail.Gibeau@airdrie.ca with the City of Airdrie Planning Department during regular office hours.

Bylaw No. B-60/2021

Proposed Amendment to the Land Use Bylaw

Monday, October 4, 2021 6 p.m.
Meeting will be held electronically through www.airdrie.ca/livecouncil
Comments may be submitted to public.hearings@airdrie.ca

This public hearing is for any affected Airdrie resident to discuss an amendment to the Land Use Bylaw map affecting lands legally described as Portion of SW ¼ Section 35, Township 26, Range 1, W5M. Bylaw No. B-60/2021 amends Land Use Bylaw No. B-01/2016 by redesignating 3.06 ha (7.56 ac) from R1-L, Narrow Lot Laned Residential District, and 1.37 ha (3.39ac) from R2, Low Density Residential District to R1-L0, Zero Lot Line Residential District.

For additional information, contact Felix Ochieng with the City of Airdrie Planning Department felix.ochieng@airdrie.ca during business hours.

 

Bylaw No. B-61/2021

Proposed Amendment to the Land Use Bylaw

Monday, October 4, 2021 6 p.m.
Meeting will be held electronically through www.airdrie.ca/livecouncil
Comments may be submitted to public.hearings@airdrie.ca

 This public hearing is for any affected Airdrie resident to discuss amendments to Land Use Bylaw No. B-01/2016. The proposed amendments would establish a process to allow for Back-to-Back Townhouse dwellings on freehold lots to be exempt from a Development Permit Application. Building Permits would still be required and during the Building Permit review staff would be able to complete a Land Use Bylaw check to ensure that the development still complies with all applicable requirements and standards.

For additional information, contact William Czaban (William.czaban@airdrie.ca) or Jeff Brunen (Jeff.brunen@airdrie.ca) with the City of Airdrie Planning Department during regular office hours.


 


 

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