Notice of Public Meeting - Zoning Housekeeping By-Law Amendment - Setbacks from top of banks - D14-Z07-2020 - Municipality of South Huron

Posted on Friday September 25, 2020



The Municipality of South Huron will hold a Public Meeting under Section 34 of the Planning Act to consider a potential amendment to the South Huron Zoning By-law.

The public meeting will be held on:

Monday, October 19th, 2020 at 6:00 p.m.


The proposed amendment applies to all lands within the Municipality of South Huron and removes the Zoning By-law’s current requirements for buildings and structures to be set back from the top of bank of Municipal drains, sink holes, natural watercourses, and Lake Huron.

Public meetings are being held electronically in response to the COVID-19 Pandemic. A live video feed at will be available for those wishing only to watch the public meeting.

Any person may make verbal or written representation either in support of, or in opposition to the proposed Zoning By-law amendment by either joining the remote public meeting or making written representation in advance of the meeting by submitting them to the attention of the Deputy Clerk.  Persons wishing to speak at the public meeting should contact the Municipality’s Deputy Clerk by 4 p.m. of Monday October 19, 2020.  Written submissions should be sent to the attention of the Deputy Clerk, and received no later than noon on October 19, 2020.

Persons wishing to participate in the planning process are strongly encouraged to send their comments, questions or concerns via email, mail or telephone to Craig Metzger, Planner at (1-888-524-8394 ext. 3235) or to Alex Wolfe Deputy Clerk at (519-235-0310).

If mailing comments, please address to: 322 Main Street South, Exeter, ON N0M 1S6, Attention: Deputy Clerk

If hand delivering documents please insert at the drop box located by the front door of the municipal office: 322 Main Street South, Exeter, ON, N0M 1S6, Attention: Deputy Clerk

Please note that comments and opinions submitted on these matters, including the originator’s name and address, become part of the public record and may be viewed by the general public and maybe published in a Planning Report, Council Agenda or Council Minutes.

If any member of the public would like to be notified in writing of the decision on the application they are to provide their name and mailing address to the Deputy Clerk via email, mail or telephone.

For more information on the providing comments or participating in an electronic hearing, please review the public meeting participation guide attached as Appendix 1 to this notice or contact the Deputy Clerk.  For more information about this matter including information on how to participate in the public meeting and appeal rights, contact:

Alex Wolfe, Deputy Clerk
Municipality of South Huron
322 Main St. S., Exeter, ON N0M 1S6
Email:    Phone: 519-235-0310    Fax: 519-235-3304


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