Public Hearing – Bylaw No. 003-2017

A Public Hearing has been scheduled for Tuesday, May 9, 2017 at 9:30 a.m. in the Council Chambers of the County Office to allow the public discussion of an amendment to the Municipal Development Plan 5-2002, insofar as it applies to certain lands within Athabasca County.

The Municipal Government Act, R.S.A. 2000 (“the Act”) authorizes the Council to establish and amend a Municipal Development Plan; and the Council of Athabasca County, duly assembled, enacts as follows:

  1. THAT the Municipal Development Plan of Athabasca County, No. 5-2002 is hereby amended as follows:

(a)  Part Three – Plan Objectives Section 1.0 Agriculture shall have a new clause 1.3.6 added which shall read the following:

1.3.6   Notwithstanding anything in the Bylaw to the contrary, within the SE 31-64-22 W4 five (5) parcels may be allowed.  Four (4) parcels shall be for residential use and one (1) parcel shall be for agricultural use.

A copy of amending By-Law 003-2017 may be obtained by interested parties at the County Office during normal working hours.

Anyone wishing to address Council on these matters should provide written notification by 12 noon, May 8, 2017 to:

Planning & Development Department

3602 – 48th Avenue, Athabasca, AB T9S 1M8

Phone: (780) 675-2273

Toll Free: 1-844-662-2273