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Notice of Decision for Official Plan Amendment 141

Posted on Thursday, March 21, 2024 11:00 AM

With respect to an Official Plan Amendment Subsection 17(34) of the Planning Act. 

Date of decision: March 19, 2024
Date of notice: March 21, 2024
Last date of appeal: April 10, 2024

A decision was made on the date noted above to approve Amendment No. 141 to the Official Plan of the City of Burlington.

Purpose and effect of the Amendment

The purpose of this City-initiated Official Plan Amendment is to address general matters of accuracy and clarity. The amendments proposed are minor, related to typographical errors and are considered to be of a housekeeping nature.

Public consultation was conducted through a Statutory Public Meeting held on March 5, 2024. Notice of the Statutory Public Meeting was mailed on January 31st, 2024, to the property owners related to the amendment and published in the Hamilton Spectator on February 2nd, 2024. As a result of public consultation, the City received no comments and no delegations at the Statutory Public meeting held on March 5, 2024.

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Notice of Decision for Official Plan Amendment 143

Posted on Thursday, March 21, 2024 10:30 AM

With respect to an Official Plan Amendment Subsection 17(34) of the Planning Act.

Date of decision: March 19, 2024
Date of notice: March 21, 2024
Last date of appeal: April 10, 2024

A decision was made on the date noted above to approve Amendment No. 143 to the Official Plan of the City of Burlington.

Purpose and effect of the Amendment

The purpose of this Amendment is to redesignate the lands at 1026 Cooke Boulevard currently designated as “Mixed Use Corridor – Employment” to “Mixed Use Corridor – General” and to add a site specific policy to permit a 24 storey mixed use building on the subject lands.

Public consultation was conducted between Dec. 7, 2023, and Mar. 5, 2024. As a result of public consultation, the City received one comment and 3 delegations at the Statutory Public meeting held on Mar. 5, 2024. Comments received were considered as part of Council’s decision-making process.

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Any appeal to the Ontario Land Tribunal must be filed with the City of...

Notice of Passing of Zoning Bylaw 2020.470

Posted on Thursday, March 21, 2024 09:30 AM

Burlington City Council passed By-law 2020.470 to amend By-law 2020, as amended, on Mar. 19, 2024, under Section 34 of the Planning Act, 1990, as amended.  File number: 520-09/23 (PL-20-24)

By-law 2020.470 rezones land at 1026 Cooke Boulevard to permit the development of a 24-storey residential apartment building with ground floor commercial area.

Public Consultation on the proposed zoning bylaw amendment occurred through a Statutory Public Meeting held on Mar. 5, 2024, at the Committee of the Whole. Notice of the Statutory Public Meeting was mailed to tenants and owners within 120m of the subject land on Feb. 2, 2024, and published in the Hamilton Spectator on Feb. 2, 2024. The City received one comment on the proposed amendment. There were 3 delegations at the Statutory Public Meeting on Mar. 5, 2024.

For further information, please contact Elyse Meneray of the Community Planning Department at elyse.meneray@burlington.ca.

Should you wish to appeal this bylaw to the Ontario Land Tribunal,...

Notice of Passing of Zoning Bylaw 2020.469

Posted on Thursday, March 21, 2024 08:30 AM

Burlington City Council passed By-law 2020.469 to amend By-law 2020, as amended, on Mar. 19, 2024, under Section 34 of the Planning Act, 1990, as amended.  File number: 520-01/24 (PL-13-24)

By-law 2020.469 is city initiated and amends Parts 1, 5, 7 and 16 of Zoning By-law 2020, as amended, for the purpose of simplifying the parking requirements for multi-unit business parks.

Public Consultation on the proposed zoning bylaw amendment occurred through a Statutory Public Meeting held on Mar. 5, 2024, at the Committee of the Whole. Notice of the Statutory Public Meeting was published in the Hamilton Spectator on Feb. 2, 2024. The City received two comments on the proposed amendment. There were no delegations at the Statutory Public Meeting on Mar. 5, 2024.

For further information, please contact Victoria Coates of the Community Planning Department at mark.johnson@burlington.ca.

Should you wish to appeal this bylaw to the Ontario Land Tribunal, you must file an appeal to the City Clerk by Apr. 10...

From Burlington Economic Development: Economic Vision for 1200 King Road

Posted on Wednesday, March 20, 2024 03:00 PM

BURLINGTON CITY COUNCIL UNANIMOUSLY APPROVES MOTION TO CONTINUE WORK WITH ALINEA PROPERTIES ON ECONOMIC VISION FOR 1200 KING ROAD 

Burlington, Ont. - March 20, 2024 - At yesterday’s Regular Meeting of Council, Burlington City Council voted unanimously to support the direction for Burlington Economic Development and the Burlington Lands Partnership to continue working with Alinea Properties on an economic vision for the development site located at 1200 King Road.  

At the Committee of the Whole on March 4, 2024, staff from Burlington Economic Development and Burlington Lands Partnership presented in collaboration with a delegation from Alinea Properties. The preliminary vision includes a public-private-partnership based West Burlington major community facility. The current vision for the site includes mixed-use residential and commercial, a post-secondary satellite campus, and an entertainment district that includes a twin ice rink and hotel concept. One of the rinks would be large enough to...