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Public Meeting - Proposed Amendment to the City of Kingston Zoning Bylaw 8499

October 23, 2018 –

A public meeting will be held on Thursday, Nov.15, 2018 at 6:30 p.m. in the Press Lounge, Portsmouth Olympic Harbour, 53 Yonge St.

Purpose and effect of the application

To permit surface parking on properties within the Williamsville Main Street as a short-term temporary use.

The City is proposing an amendment to Zoning Bylaw Number 8499, to permit surface-parking facilities as a short-term temporary use within the Williamsville Main Street. Temporary parking uses have previously been permitted in the Williamsville Main Street area by the Zoning Bylaw, with the permissions expiring on Oct. 6, 2018.

The overall Williamsville Main Street Special Policy Area (see key map) is not currently the subject of any other area-wide applications under the Planning Act. For a complete list of the site-specific applications in the Williamsville Main Street, please contact the planning division at the number listed below.

Additional information about the applications can be viewed at the office of the planning division at 1211 John Counter Blvd., between 8:30 a.m. and 4:30 p.m., Monday to Friday. Enquiries may be made by calling James Bar, senior planner, 613-546-4291, ext. 3213.

Written comments for or against this change may be sent to the planning division via:

Mail: 216 Ontario St., Kingston, ON K7L 2Z3
Fax: 613-542-9965

Public consultation

Anyone may attend the public meeting and make a verbal statement, and/or submit comments in writing, either in support of or in opposition to the proposed Zoning Bylaw amendment. If a person or public body does not make oral submissions at a public meeting or make written submissions to the City of Kingston before the proposed Zoning Bylaw amendment is passed, the person or public body is not entitled to appeal the decision of the council of the Corporation of the City of Kingston to the Local Planning Appeal Tribunal. If a person or public body does not make oral submissions at a public meeting, or make written submissions to the City of Kingston before the proposed Zoning Bylaw amendment is passed, the person or public body may not be added as a party to the hearing of an appeal before the Local Planning Appeal Tribunal unless, in the opinion of the Tribunal, there are
reasonable grounds to do so.

If you wish to be notified of the passing of the Zoning Bylaw amendment, or of the refusal of a request to amend the Zoning Bylaw, you must make a written request to:

City of Kingston
Planning, building & licensing services
Attention: Director of planning, building & licensing services
216 Ontario St., Kingston, ON K7L 2Z3

The planning committee will receive a preliminary information report with respect to the applications at the public meeting,which will be available to the public on the City of Kingston's website at on Nov. 9, 2018. A comprehensive report will be presented at a future meeting of the planning committee, at which time a recommendation will be made to council regarding the amendments.

Please note that city council has delegated to the planning committee the authority to hold the public meeting instead of council. All representations, both verbal and written, will be considered only by the planning committee, which will submit a committee report with its recommendations to council for a decision on the matter.

Notice of Collection

Personal information collected as a result of this public meeting is collected under the authority of the Municipal Act, the Municipal Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act (MFIPPA), the Planning Act, and all other relevant legislation, and will be used to assist in making a decision on this matter. All personal information (as defined by MFIPPA), including (but not limited to) names, addresses, opinions and comments collected will be made available for public disclosure to members of the public, at the meeting, through requests, and through the website of The Corporation of the City of Kingston. Questions regarding the collection, use, and disclosure of this personal  information may be directed to the director of planning, building & licensing services, 216 Ontario St., Kingston, Ontario K7L 2Z3.

Dated at Kingston, Ontario
this 23rd day of October, 2018.

John Bolognone
City clerk

Key Map

Key Map of Area