Zoning By-Law Amendment (Simcoe County Affordable Housing – High Street)

BY-LAW Number: 
2017-044
Summary: 

BEING A BY-LAW UNDER THE PROVISION OF SECTION 34 OF THE PLANNING ACT, R.S.O. 1990, C. P.13, AS AMENDED 


See attached PDF for the full text of this by-law.
 
WHEREAS Section 34 of the Planning Act, R.S.O. 1990, c. P.13, as amended, permits a Council to pass a by-law prohibiting the use of land, buildings or structures within a defined area or areas;
 
AND WHEREAS Collingwood Zoning By-law No. 2010-040 is the governing By-law of the Corporation of the Town of Collingwood and such was finally passed by the Council of the Town of Collingwood on April 12th, 2010;
 
AND WHEREAS the Council of the Corporation of the Town of Collingwood has deemed it advisable to amend Collingwood Zoning By-law No. 2010-040, and thus implement the Official Plan of the Town of Collingwood;
 
AND WHEREAS Council deems that adequate public notice of the public meeting was provided and adequate information regarding this Amendment was presented at the public meeting held April 10th, 2017, and that a further public meeting is not considered necessary in order to proceed with this Amendment;
 
NOW THEREFORE THE COUNCIL OF THE CORPORATION OF THE TOWN OF COLLINGWOOD ENACTS AS FOLLOWS:
 
1.         THAT Schedule “A” of Collingwood Zoning By-law No. 2010-040, as amended, is hereby further amended as it pertains to lands shown more particularly on Schedule ‘A’ affixed hereto and forming part of this by-law, by rezoning said lands from the RESIDENTIAL THIRD DENSITY (R3) ZONE to the RESIDENTIAL FOURTH DENSITY EXCEPTION SEVEN (R4-7) ZONE.
 
2.         THAT Section 6.5 titled Residential Exception Zones of the Collingwood Zoning By-law No. 2010-040, as amended, is hereby amended in part by addinga new paragraph entitled RESIDENTIAL FOURTH DENSITY EXCEPTION SEVEN (R4-7) to read as follows;
 
            “RESIDENTIAL FOURTH DENSITY EXCEPTION SEVEN - R4-7 ZONE
 
Residential uses shall be limited to the following:
 
·         Apartments provided by a public authority,
 
     The following zoning exceptions shall apply;
                            
Minimum exterior side yard abutting High Street:                                5.0 m
Maximum height for a building adjacent to Elm Street:                     19.0 m 
Minimum landscaped open space:                                                        37%
 
     The parking ratio for an apartment dwelling shall be 0.9 spaces per unit, inclusive of
     visitor parking.”
 
3.         THAT Collingwood Zoning By-law No. 2010-040 is hereby amended to give effect to the foregoing, but that Collingwood Zoning By-law 2010-040 shall in all other respects remain in full force and effect.
 
4.         THAT this By-law shall come into force and effect on the date it is enacted and passed by the Council of the Corporation of the Town of Collingwood, subject to notice hereof being circulated in accordance with the provisions of the Planning Act and Ontario Regulation 545/06, and if required as a result of such circulation the obtaining of the approval of the Ontario Municipal Board.
 
 
ENACTED AND PASSED this 26th day of June, 2017.
           
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MAYOR
 
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CLERK
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