Notice of Public Meeting and Complete Application Concerning a Proposed Zoning By-law Amendment

File No. D140523 – 500 Hume Street
Date of this Notice: January 16, 2024

Take Notice that the Council of the Town of Collingwood will hold a public meeting on Monday February 5, 2024, on or about 5:00 p.m.

Any members of the public may attend in person (Council Chambers, 97 Hurontario Street, Collingwood) or virtually by Zoom webinar to consider a proposed Zoning By-law Amendment under Section 34 of the Planning Act.

The public meeting will take place during the regular Committee of the Whole meeting, which is scheduled to commence following the Council meeting. For those attending virtually, a link to the webinar will be included on the February 5, 2024 Council/Committee of the Whole agenda. Council and Committee of the Whole meeting agendas are located on the CivicWeb Portal or subscribe to receive an automatic email to meeting agendas.

This application has been deemed to be a complete submission under Section 34(10.4) of the Planning Act.

Location: 500 Hume Street, Collingwood
Legal Description: Part of Lot 42, Concession 7; Town of Collingwood, County of Simcoe
Area: 1.7 hectares

The subject property is located on the south side of Hume Street and the east side of Raglan Street. There are two existing hotels on the subject property and the proposed development is located on the northwest corner of the property.

The Purpose and Effect of the proposed Zoning By-law Amendment is to amend the Business Park Industrial Exception Two (M4-2) zoning provisions to permit one (1) restaurant with a maximum size equal to the lesser of 50% of the gross floor area of the building or 475 square metres on the subject lands.

Any person may attend the public meeting and/or make written or verbal representation either in support of or in opposition to the proposed Zoning By-law Amendment.

If a person or public body would otherwise have the ability to appeal the decision of Council of the Town of Collingwood to the Ontario Land Tribunal, but the person or public body does not make oral submissions at a public meeting or make written submissions to the Town of Collingwood before the by-law is passed, the person or public body is not entitled to appeal the decision.

If a person or public body does not make oral submissions at a public meeting or make written submissions to the Town of Collingwood before the by-law is passed, the person or public body may not be added as a party to the hearing of an appeal before the Ontario Land Tribunal unless, in the opinion of the Tribunal, there are reasonable grounds to add the person or public body as a party.

If you wish to be notified of the decision of the Council of the Town of Collingwood on the proposed Zoning By-law Amendment you must make a written request to Planning Services, Town of Collingwood, P.O. Box 157, Collingwood, Ontario L9Y 3Z5 or via email at: cdesouza@collingwood.ca

If you are the owner of any land that contains seven or more residential units, please post this notice in a location that is visible to all the residents.

For more information about this matter, including information about appeal rights, contact:

Claire de Souza, Community Planner
cdesouza@collingwood.ca or 705-445-1290 Ext. 3242
Monday to Friday between the hours of 8:30 a.m. and 4:30 p.m.

Additional information and material regarding the proposed Zoning By-law Amendment is available to the public for inspection on the Town’s website.

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