Notice Of Passing Of A Zoning By-Law By The Corporation Of The Town Of Collingwood (Ambulance Station)

TAKE NOTICE that the Council of the Corporation of the Town of Collingwood passed By-law No. 2017-047 on the 26th day of June, 2017 under Section 34 of the Planning Act, R.S.O. 1990, c. P. 13, as amended.
Amending Zoning By-law No. 2017-047 (Town File No. D14317) pertains to land located immediately southeast of the Ontario Street and St. Paul Street intersection. The subject lands have frontage of approximately 56.9 metres on St. Paul Street, a lot depth of 48.8 metres and an overall lot area of approximately of 0.28 hectares.  The lands are legally described as Part of the North Half of Lot 43, Concession 8, Town of Collingwood, County of Simcoe and is municipally addressed as 169 St. Paul Street. 
THE PURPOSE of the Zoning By-law Amendment is to rezone a portion of the property from the Residential Second Density (R2) zone to the Community Services (CS) zone.
THE EFFECT of the proposed Zoning By-law Amendment is to permit the new construction of a five (5) bay ambulance station with supporting space such as washrooms and service space.  
This land is also subject to an application for Site Plan Approval for the ambulance station development proposal (Town File No. D11517).
Effect of Written and Oral Submissions on Decision: Public comments, as summarized in the Planning Report, were considered as part of the decision-making process.
AND TAKE FURTHER NOTICE that any person or agency may appeal the By-law by filing with the Clerk of the Corporation of the Town of Collingwood, not later than the 27th day of July, 2017, an appeal form setting out the objection to the By-law and the reasons in support of the objection, accompanied by the fee prescribed under the Ontario Municipal Board Act in the amount of $300.00 which must be in the form of a certified cheque or money order payable to the Minister of Finance. If you wish to appeal to the OMB, a copy of an appeal form is available from the OMB website at
Only individuals, corporations and public bodies may appeal the Zoning By-law Amendment to the Ontario Municipal Board.  A notice of appeal may not be filed by an unincorporated association or group.  However, a notice of appeal may be filed in the name of an individual who is a member of the association or group on its behalf.
No person or public body shall be added as a party to the hearing of the appeal unless, before the by-law was passed, the person or public body made oral submissions at the public meeting or written submissions to the council or, in the opinion of the Ontario Municipal Board, there are reasonable grounds to add the person or public body as a party.
DATED at the Town of Collingwood this 7th day of July, 2017.
Sara Almas
Town File No.  D14317