NOTICE OF TEMPORARY USE PERMIT

TAKE NOTICE THAT pursuant to the Local Government Act, the City of Grand Forks is considering issuing a Temporary Use Permit to allow a temporary seasonal drive-in theatre and other temporary community events and activities on a property zoned R-2 Small Lot Residential located at 2420 68th Avenue. The lands are legally described as Lot 1 District Lots 380 & 520 SDYD Plan KAP64274.

The intended purpose of the Temporary Use Permit is to allow specific temporary and seasonal activities such as a drive in theatre, temporary RV and tent camping, community celebrations and non-profit group meetings to occur on this 2.8 hectare (7 acre) lot for up to three (3) years from the issue date of the permit (potentially renewable for an additional three (3) years). A series of conditions are also proposed regarding the duration of events, parking, lighting, security and maintenance.

You are invited to have your say about this proposal at the Electronic Council meeting at 2:00 pm on Monday June 15th, 2020 by joining the meeting via Zoom Video Conferencing (Zoom Meeting ID: 890 2551 9212, password: 886960).

To participate by Zoom Video Conferencing, in addition to the meeting ID number set out above, you must first download Zoom on your computer or the Zoom App on your phone, which is available at www.zoom.us. It is recommended that this be done and tested well in advance of the Council meeting to ensure that the connections work. Please set your name prior to connecting. You will be placed in a waiting room prior to being admitted to the meeting.

Written comments or concerns regarding this application may be mailed to City Hall (PO Box 220, Grand Forks, BC, V0H 1H0), or emailed to dsheets@grandforks.ca by 2:00pm on June 12, 2020. Alternatively, please phone the Development, Engineering and Planning Department at 250-442-8266. All comments will be passed on to City Council.

The entire application package can be mailed or emailed to interested persons, or inspected at City Hall (7217 4th Street) by contacting City staff by phone (250-442-8266) or e-mail (info@grandforks.ca) to set up an appointment to view the information during the hours of 9:00 am to 3:30 pm (Monday through Friday).

APPLICANT: Property Owner
PROPERTY LOCATION: 2420 68th Avenue

Notice of Temporary Use Permit Map June 2020

Click here to download this NOTICE OF TEMPORARY USE PERMIT document (.pdf)

Dolores Sheets
Manager of Development & Engineering

Flood Buyout Consultation Meeting

The City of Grand Forks will be hosting a consultation meeting with residents on the flood mitigation project buyout list to discuss and gather feedback on the in-kind support options.

Thursday August 29, 2019 6:30pm at River Valley Community Church

More info: 250-442-8266 | info@grandforks.ca

NOTICE OF ZONING BYLAW AMENDMENT And DEVELOPMENT VARIANCE PERMIT APPLICATION – Lot 1, 2680 75th Avenue

TAKE NOTICE THAT pursuant to the Local Government Act, the City of Grand Forks is considering Bylaw No. 2039-A7 to amend the Zoning Bylaw to rezone 2680 75th Avenue, legally described as Lot 1, DL 520, SDYD, Plan EPP32167, PID 029-148-405, from the current R1 (Single &Two Family Residential 1) zone to R2 (Small Lot Residential 2) zone.

TAKE FURTHER NOTICE THAT Council for the City of Grand Forks will also be considering a Development Variance Permit application to reduce the setback distance to the rear property line.

TAKE FURTHER NOTICE THAT Council for the City of Grand Forks will hear any public input with respect to the above-mentioned proposals at a Public Hearing scheduled for July 15th, 2019 at 6:00pm upstairs in Council Chamber of City Hall located at 7217-4th Street, Grand Forks, B.C.

PROPERTY LOCATION: 2680 75th Avenue

Notice of Zoning Bylaw Amendment Map - 75th Avenue

A draft copy of Bylaw No. 2039-A7 may be inspected between the hours of 9:00 a.m. and 3:30 p.m., Monday through Friday (excluding holidays) until July 15th, 2019 at City Hall, 7217 – 4th Street, Grand Forks, B.C.

NOTICE OF ZONING BYLAW AMENDMENT – 7600 Block of 8th Street

TAKE NOTICE THAT pursuant to the Local Government Act, the City of Grand Forks is considering Bylaw No. 2039-A4 to amend the Zoning Bylaw to rezone property on the 7600 Block of 8th Street, legally described as Lot B, Plan EPP24245, District Lot 381, Land District 54; PID: 028-956-036, from the current R-1 (Residential Single and Two-Family) zone to R-4 (Rural Residential) zone, to accommodate agricultural activities and to reflect the current use of the land.

TAKE FURTHER NOTICE THAT Council for the City of Grand Forks will hear any public input with respect to the above mentioned proposal at a Public Hearing scheduled for June 24, 2019 at 1:00pm upstairs in Council Chamber of City Hall located at 7217-4th Street, Grand Forks, B.C.

PROPERTY LOCATION: 7600 Block of 8th Street at the base of Observation Mountain

Notice of Zoning Bylaw Amendment Map - 8th Street

A draft copy of Bylaw No. 2039-A4 may be inspected between the hours of 9:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m., Monday through Friday (excluding holidays) until June 24th, 2019 at City Hall, 7217 – 4th Street, Grand Forks, B.C.

NOTICE OF ZONING BYLAW AMENDMENT

TAKE NOTICE THAT pursuant to the Local Government Act, the City of Grand Forks is considering Bylaw No. 2039-A6 to amend the Zoning Bylaw to rezone property on the 2000 Block of 70th Avenue (south of Dick Bartlett Park), legally described as Lot A, B, C and D, DL 380, SDYD, Plan KAP22999, from the current R-1 (Residential Single and Two-Family) zone to CD-2 (Comprehensive Development 2) zone, to accommodate a 34 unit supportive housing development and other community uses of benefit to the residents of Grand Forks.

TAKE FURTHER NOTICE THAT Council for the City of Grand Forks will hear any public input with respect to the above mentioned proposal at a Public Hearing scheduled for June 5th, 2019 at 3:00pm upstairs in Council Chamber of City Hall located at 7217 – 4th Street, Grand Forks, B.C.

PROPERTY LOCATION: South side of 2000 Block of 70th Avenue (south of Dick Bartlett Park).

Notice of Zoning Bylaw Amendment Map

A draft copy of Bylaw No. 2039-A6 may be inspected between the hours of 9:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m., Monday through Friday (excluding holidays) until June 4th, 2019 at City Hall, 7217 – 4th Street, Grand Forks, B.C.

NOTICE OF TEMPORARY USE PERMIT

TAKE NOTICE THAT pursuant to the Local Government Act, the City of Grand Forks is considering issuing a Temporary Use Permit to allow a temporary day-use parking area for Cannafest patrons on a property zoned R1 – Single and Two Family Residential Zone, located on the 2200 Block of 68th Avenue, legally described as Parcel Z; Plan KAP35 District Lot 380 Land District 54, except Plans 10223, KAP47308 and KAP56956; PID 008-286-701.

The intended purpose is to accommodate daytime parking in an organized, monitored and enclosed area during the three day Cannafest Music Festival in August. The permit would be valid for a period of three years, potentially renewable for an additional three years.

TAKE FURTHER NOTICE THAT Council for the City of Grand Forks will consider this decision at the Regular Meeting at 7:00, June 10th, 2019 upstairs in Council Chambers of City Hall located at 7217 – 4th Street, Grand Forks, B.C.

APPLICANT: 1185487 BC Ltd.
PROPERTY LOCATION: 2200 Block of 68th Avenue (west of Brycen Place), Grand Forks, B.C.

Notice of Temporary Use Permit Map

A copy of the Report regarding the Temporary Use Permit may be inspected between the hours of 9:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m., Monday through Friday (excluding holidays) until 4:00 p.m. on June 10th, 2019 at City Hall, and on the website at http://www.grandforks.ca/development-engineering-planning/.

Dolores Sheets
Manager of Development & Engineering