Notice of Refusal Concerning Zoning By-law Amendment 1613A Hunter Creek Road PLZBA2020075

Take Notice That on December 9, 2021 the Council of the Corporation of the Township of Minden refused an application under Section 34 of the Planning Act, R.S.O., 1990 in respect of Proposed Zoning By-law Amendment File PLZBA2020075.

And Take Notice That the purpose and effect of the Proposed Zoning By-law Amendment PLZBA2020075 was to change the zone category on certain lands located in Part Lot 5, Concession 14, Geographic Township of Lutterworth and being Parts 5 and 6 of Plan 19R-9887 known as 1613A Hunter Creek Road; located on  the Gull River.

The subject property is currently zoned ‘Shoreline Residential Exception Fifty-Seven (SR-57). The application is requesting that the property be rezoned in order to allow for the conversion of the existing (former) motel units (6) into dwelling units for long term rental.

And Take Further Notice That prior to the refusal of the Proposed Zoning By-law Amendment for file PLZBA2020075, Council received oral and written submissions which were considered prior to the refusal of the application.

Lands Affected:
A key map showing the location of the lands to which the application applies is provided below.

Application # PLZBA2020075 Concession 14 Part Lot 5 Geographic Township of Lutterworth

Reasons for Refusal:

Council provided the following reasons for refusal of Proposed Zoning By-law Amendment # PLZBA2020075:

  1. The application fails to conform to the Official Plan for the Township of Minden Hills.


Take Notice That an appeal to the Ontario Land Tribunal (OLT) in respect of Proposed Zoning By-law Amendment #PLZBA2020075 may be submitted by filing with the Clerk of the Corporation of the Township of Minden Hills a notice of appeal not later than January 5th, 2022. The notice of appeal must set out the objection to the decision and the reason in support of the objection, and be accompanied by a certified cheque or money order in Canadian Funds payable to the Minister of Finance in the amount of $1,100.00 which represents the Tribunal’s fee.

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Dated this 21st day of December, 2021
Trisha McKibbin, Clerk
7 Milne Street, P.O. Box 359
Minden, ON. K0M 2K0