Public Hearings

A Public Hearing is a process that occurs when a land use is being changed by a bylaw. All Public Hearings are held in conjunction with a City Council Meeting.

The Public Hearing is City Council’s opportunity to hear from anyone who is affected by the proposed bylaw. You can let Council know your opinions on the proposed bylaw in any/ all of the following ways:

  • Submit a letter to be included in the Council agenda. Letters must be submit in advance to the Manager, Legislative Services
  • Attend a Public Hearing and provide your comments
  • Tell Council your views at the Public Hearing. Each presentation is limited to 10 minutes

Bylaw 3357/S-2018

The following Public Hearing will be held on Monday, July 9, 2018 at 6 p.m. in Council Chambers, 2nd Floor of City Hall. Please use the west (park side) doors of City Hall.

Land Use Bylaw Amendment 3357/S-2018 – Red Deer College Uses

 On June 11, 2018 City Council gave First Reading to Land Use Bylaw amendment 3357/S-2018 to:

  • Add “Commercial Service Facility” and “Health and Medical Services” as Discretionary Uses for Red Deer College;
  • Include an updated general purpose specific to Red Deer College requiring that proposed developments demonstrate a significant training and applied learning connection to one or more academic programs; and
  • Amend Section 2.4 Development Permit Application Requirements to require Red Deer College to provide a letter of intent containing a statement on how the proposed development would meet the specific general purpose.

If you have any questions about the proposed Bylaw, please contact Jolene Tejkl, Senior Planner, at 403-406-8705 or jolene.tejkl@reddeer.ca

Land Use Bylaw Amendment 3357/S-2018 (pdf)

Bylaw 3357/R-2018 and Bylaw 3357/O-2018 - amendments to modify regulations within the R1WS Residential (Wide Shallow) District.

Land Use Bylaw Amendments 3357/O-2018 and 3357/R- 2018

Each Bylaw is proposing to amend the Land Use Bylaw to modify regulations within the R1WS Residential (Wide Shallow) District. Changes include:

  • Add a Front Yard Maximum which states that “The live portion of a Detached Dwelling Unit cannot be further from the Street than the front attached Garage.”
  • Reduce the Side Yard Minimum from 1.5 m to 1.25 m
  • Change the Lot Frontage Minimum to 12.0 m
  • Increase the percentage of allowable garage width to a maximum of 67 per cent provided there is a minimum of 40 per cent developed floor space above the front attached garage
  • Remove redundant driveway width regulation 

Prior to consideration of Second and Third Reading of Bylaw 3357/O-2018 and 3357/R-2018, Council must hold a Public Hearing. A Public Hearing is an opportunity for anyone who feels they are affected by the proposed Bylaws to speak directly to Council. The Public Hearing will be held at 6 p.m. on Monday, July 9, 2018 in Council Chambers, second floor of City Hall. 

If you have any questions about the proposed Bylaw, please contact Dayna Facca, Senior Planner dayna.facca@reddeer.ca

Land Use Bylaw Amendment 3357/R-2018 (pdf)
Land Use Bylaw Amendment 3357/O-2018 (pdf)

Bylaw 3357/V-2018 - an amendment to permit a microbrewery Site Exception at Units 1-2, 71023 Johnstone Drive.

Land Use Bylaw Amendment 3357/V-2018 – Site Exception

On June 11, 2018 City Council gave First Reading to Land Use Bylaw amendment 3357/V-2018 to:

  • Permit a microbrewery Site Exception at Units 1-2 7023 Johnstone Drive 

Prior to consideration of Second and Third Reading of Bylaw 3357/V-2018, Council must hold a Public Hearing. A Public Hearing is an opportunity for anyone who feels they are affected by the proposed Bylaw to speak directly to Council. The Public Hearing will be held at 6 p.m. on Monday, July 9, 2018 in Council Chambers, second floor of City Hall. 

If you have any questions about the proposed Bylaw, please contact Kimberly Fils-Aimé, Senior Planner kimberly.fils-aime@reddeer.ca

Land Use Bylaw Amendment 3357/V-2018 (pdf)