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UPCOMING SARNIA COUNCIL MEETINGS

Monday, May 29, 2017 – 4:00 p.m. Council Chambers – Regular Council Meeting.

Monday, June 12, 2017 – 10:00 a.m. Council Chambers – Corporate Priorities and Strategic Planning Meeting.

Agendas are available on the City’s website and through the Clerk’s Department, 2nd Floor, City Hall.

 


Public Meeting – Fluoride in Municipal Drinking Water

A Public Meeting to receive information and public input on the issue of water fluoridation will be held on Monday, May 29, 2017 at 3:00 p.m. in Council Chamber, Sarnia City Hall.

Council has invited Dr. Sudit Ranade, Lambton County’s Medical Officer of Health, and Dr. Hardy Limeback, former head of University of Toronto Preventive Dentistry and former president of the Canadian Association of Dental Research, to present information on the subject.

At the March 20, 2017 Council Meeting, Council resolved to hold a Public Meeting to receive information regarding the practice of adding fluoride to municipal drinking water.

If you wish to address Council at this meeting, please contact the City Clerk’s Department at 519-332-0330 ext. 3320 or by email to fluoride@sarnia.ca. Interested parties may make brief presentations to Council.

If you have written information that you would like Council to receive, please provide it to the City Clerk’s Department by email at fluoride@sarnia.ca, by fax to 519-332-3995, or by mail to 255 N. Christina Street, PO Box 3018, Sarnia, ON, N7T 7N2. Submissions on fluoride will be received by the Clerk’s Department until the close of business on June 2, 2017.

 


SARNIA POLICE SERVICES BOARD

A special closed meeting of the Sarnia Police Services Board will be held on Thursday June 1, 2017 at 9:30 a.m. at the Police Services Building Board Room on the 2nd Floor to deal with personal employment matters.

 

 


Donohue Bridge Rehabilitation

WHAT: Reduced lanes and periodic closures

WHERE: Vidal Street South between Campbell Street and Union Street and the temporary closing of the Vidal Street walkway adjacent to the bridge

WHY: Rehabilitation of select substructure components on the Donohue Bridge

WHEN: starting Tuesday, May 23, 2017

 


CITY OF SARNIA NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING

Please be advised that a Public Hearing of City Council is scheduled under subsection 34 (12) of the Planning Act for Monday, June 19th, 2017, in the Council Chambers at City Hall, to hear the application listed below. Sarnia City Council Public Meeting begins at 4:00 p.m.

Persons wishing to speak to this application are requested to notify the City Clerk on or before noon, Wednesday, June 14th, 2017, in order to be placed on the Agenda, although anyone in attendance will be given an opportunity to address Council on this matter.     

  AREA MAP OF SUBJECT LAND

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Rezoning Application No. 4-2017-85 of 2002  is a Zoning By-law amendment application submitted by 1432334 Ontario Inc. regarding lands identified municipally as 811 London Road as shown on the area map.

The Applicant is proposing to amend the existing Local Commercial 1-13 (LC1-13) Site Zoning of the subject lands to permit 4 new residential units and a community centre use in the existing building. This rezoning will have the effect of permitting a total of 6 residential units in addition to the existing medical centre/clinic, day nurseries and accessory uses presently permitted on the site. New development to the site would include internal renovations to the existing building and possible modifications to the existing parking lot. 

A copy of the Planning Department report with recommendations and copies of the proposed Zoning By-law amendment will be available at the Planning and Building Department, 3rd. Floor, City Hall, on or after Friday, June 16th, 2017. Inquiries about this application may be made by contacting Max Williams at 519-332-0330 ext. 3293, at the Planning and Building Department anytime during regular business hours or by e-mail at planning@sarnia.ca

 

PLANNING ACT INFORMATION FOR ZONING AMENDMENT

If a person or public body does not make an oral submission at a public meeting or make a written submission to the Corporation of the City of Sarnia before the zoning by-law is passed, the person or public body:

  1. is not entitled to appeal the decision of the Corporation of the City of Sarnia, for the zoning by-law, to the Ontario Municipal Board; and
  2. may not be added as a party to the hearing  of an appeal before the Ontario Municipal Board unless, in the opinion of the Board, there is reasonable grounds to do so; and

If you wish to be notified of the decision of the Council of the Corporation of the City of Sarnia in respect of the proposed zoning by-law amendment, you must make a written request to the City of Sarnia, P. O. Box 3018, 256 Christina St. North, Sarnia, Ontario N7T 7N2.

Dianne Gould-Brown, City Clerk

 

 


 

CITY OF SARNIA NOTICE OF NEIGHBOURHOOD CONSULTATION

656 Lakeshore Road – the Kinsmen Centre property.

Date:         Tuesday, June 13, 2017

Time:        7:00p.m. – 8:30 p.m.

Location:  Clearwater Arena – Lower Hall

1410 Wellington Street

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Council of The Corporation of the City of Sarnia have declared the lands shown below as surplus at its July 11, 2016 meeting.  It is proposed that these lands be rezoned and sold.

Further to this decision, Council at its January 16th, 2017 Council Meeting, adopted the following resolution: “That Rezoning Application No. 5-2016-85 of 2002 and OPA No. 2 be deferred for a 6 month period to permit Staff to undertake a community planning process that will consider a mix of park and residential uses and amenities for Baxter Park and Kinsmen Centre Lands.”

Following through with Council’s direction staff met twice with a group of area residents (April 6 & April 19, 2017) who provided written comments and spoke at the Public Meeting regarding the proposed Official Plan and Zoning By-law Amendments respecting 656 Lakeshore Road – the Kinsmen Centre property.

Staff would now like to consult with the residents at large to present proposals with elements that address Council’s direction and to provide feedback on matters raised at the April 6 & 19 Meetings.

Following this meeting, Staff will draft a follow-up report to Council for its consideration at the Regular Council Meeting on Monday July 10, 2017.

Please also note that information regarding this matter can be viewed at the following website: http://planning.smartsarnia.com/ and comments can be submitted to kinsmenproperty@sarnia.ca.

Please direct questions to Max Williams ext. 519-332-0330 ext.3293 or max.williams@sarnia.ca or Tammie Ryall 519-332-0330 ext. 3291 or tammie.ryall@sarnia.ca

Dianne Gould-Brown, City Clerk

 


 

Public Meeting – Fluoride in Municipal Drinking Water

A Public Meeting to receive information and public input on the issue of water fluoridation will be held on Monday, May 29, 2017 at 3:00 p.m. in Council Chamber, Sarnia City Hall.

Council has invited Dr. Sudit Ranade, Lambton County’s Medical Officer of Health, and Dr. Hardy Limeback, former head of University of Toronto Preventive Dentistry and former president of the Canadian Association of Dental Research, to present information on the subject.

At the March 20, 2017 Council Meeting, Council resolved to hold a Public Meeting to receive information regarding the practice of adding fluoride to municipal drinking water.

If you wish to address Council at this meeting, please contact the City Clerk’s Department at 519-332-0330 ext. 3320 or by email to fluoride@sarnia.ca. Interested parties may make brief presentations to Council.

If you have written information that you would like Council to receive, please provide it to the City Clerk’s Department by email at fluoride@sarnia.ca, by fax to 519-332-3995, or by mail to 255 N. Christina Street, PO Box 3018, Sarnia, ON, N7T 7N2. Submissions on fluoride will be received by the Clerk’s Department until the close of business on June 2, 2017.

 


PROPOSED TREE BY-LAW

You are invited to attend a community consultation session regarding a proposed tree by-law. The proposed by-law would provide protection for woodlands with areas of less than one hectare and individual trees on private property in the City of Sarnia. Two community consultation sessions will be held on:

Date:  Wednesday, June 21, 2017

Time:  2:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. (staff presentation at 2:30 PM)

           6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. (staff presentation at 7 PM)

Location:  Sarnia City Hall – Council Chambers, 255 Christina Street N.

Additional information is available on the City’s web site at http://planning.smartsarnia.com/ Inquires may be directed to the Planning and Building Department, 3rd Floor, City Hall, anytime during business hours (Tel. 519 332-0330, Ext. 3344) or forward e-mails to trees@sarnia.ca

Dianne Gould-Brown, City Clerk

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