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NOTICE OF OPEN HOUSE AND PUBLIC HEARING – Monday, June 18, 2018

Monday, June 18, 2018: Open House 12pm to 5pm, Public Hearing 6pm to 8pm.

The City of Grand Forks is considering Bylaw 2039-A1 to regulate the location of cannabis retail, production and processing facilities, to increase the areas that allow manufactured (mobile home) dwellings, and some other minor changes by amending Zoning Bylaw 2039. City Council will receive public input on the draft bylaw at a Public Hearing June 18, 2018 at 6:00pm upstairs in Council Chamber of City Hall located at 7217 4th Street, Grand Forks, B.C. Clearly labeled written submissions may be sent in prior to the hearing.

The draft copy of Bylaw 2039-A1 is available for inspection 9am – 4pm Monday through Friday (excluding holidays) at City Hall.

Cannabis Underlying Zoning Map letter

CannaFest Music Festival Ltd. (CannaFest) has applied to the City for a Temporary Use Permit (TUP) to host RV and tent camping for special events such as CannaFest on their property between 68th and 70th Ave south of Silver Kettle. Related recreational activities or special events may also be held on the site from time to time. Please see the staff report (link) and map (link) from the April 9th Council Meeting as well as the letter being provided to neighbouring residents and property owners (link) and newspaper notice (link)