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NOTICE OF INTENT TO AMEND ZONING BYLAW

ZONING AMENDMENT BYLAW NO. 4332

(APPLICABLE TO ELECTORAL AREA B – SHAWNIGAN LAKE)

Notice is hereby given that the CVRD Board will consider reading a third time and adopting the above noted Amendment Bylaw at the regular Board meeting of July 8, 2020.

As per Section 464(2) of the Local Government Act, the Cowichan Valley Regional District Board of Directors, having reviewed the above noted Bylaw and finding it to be consistent with the policies of the CVRD South Cowichan Official Community Plan Bylaw No. 3510, 2011, Electoral Area A – Mill Bay/Malahat, Electoral Area B – Shawnigan Lake, and Electoral Area C – Cobble Hill, has waived the Public Hearing and directed that this Public Notice occur in its place.  CVRD Bylaw No. 4332 – Electoral Area B - Shawnigan Lake Zoning Amendment Bylaw, 2020, received first and second reading at the June 10, 2020, CVRD Board meeting.

Zoning Amendment Bylaw No. 4332 would amend the Electoral Area B – Shawnigan Lake Zoning Bylaw No. 985 by amending the existing Rural Manufactured Home 5 Zone (RR-5 Zone) to remove the 5 metre dwelling width restriction on lots between 325 m2 and 460 m2, and by amending the parcel line setback requirements.

The proposed amendments would permit dwellings to be constructed with minimum front parcel line setbacks of 4.5 metres, with the exception of 6.0 metres for all garage doors and carports directly facing a highway; and minimum interior side parcel line setback of 1.5 metres.

A copy of Zoning Amendment Bylaw No. 4332, along with the Board resolution waiving the hearing, and other materials that may be considered by the Board in arriving at a decision, are available for public inspection.  These materials may be examined at the Regional District Land Use Services Department office, 175 Ingram Street, Duncan, BC, from Thursday, June 25, 2020, to Wednesday, July 8, 2020, between the hours of 8:00 a.m. and 4:30 p.m., Monday through Friday, excluding statutory holidays.  A copy of the Bylaw and supporting material may also be viewed on the CVRD website at the following address: www.cvrd.bc.ca/1282/Public-Hearings

FOR MORE INFORMATION, PLEASE CONTACT

Frank Limshue, Manager, Development Services Division, Land Use Services Department, at 250.746.2620 or 1.800.665.3955 or by email ds@cvrd.bc.ca

DRAFT Zoning Amendment Bylaw No. 4332

April 23, 2020 Staff Report to Committee