Public Meeting re: Zoning By-law Amendment (Z4/23) & Official Plan Amendment (OP46) - 231 Barrie Street, Thornton

concerning 231 Barrie Street, Thornton

2023-06-21 Public Meeting Notice

TAKE NOTICE that the Council of the Corporation of the Township of Essa will hold a Public Meeting on Wednesday the 21st Day of June 2023 at 6:00 p.m. at the Township of Essa Administration Centre, 5786  County Road No. 21, located three (3) kilometres east of Baxter, to consider a Zoning By-law Amendment under the Planning Act, R.S.O. 1990, c.P.13.

THE PURPOSE OF THE MEETING is to review an application for a Zoning By-law Amendment for property known as LT 3 W/S BARRIE ST PL 119 ESSA TWP; LT 4 W/S BARRIE ST PL 119 ESSA TWP; PT LT 5 W/S BARRIE ST PL 119 ESSA TWP PTS 1, 2, 4 & 5, 51R3348 ; ESSA. The subject land is designated as ‘Commercial’ and ‘Residential’ in the Township of Essa’s Official Plan, 2001, and is zoned ‘Community Commercial (C1)’ in Zoning By-law 2003-50. The applicant is proposing to create 1 new lot by dividing the existing lot into 2 parcels. No buildings are currently proposed for the severed lot while the retained lot has an existing dwelling. Proposed for the subject site is a rezoning from Low Density, Residential, Detached (R1) to Low Density, Residential, Detached (R1) with site specific provisions (SP-XXXX), also, rezoning a portion from Community Commercial (C1) to Low Density, Residential, Semi-Detached (R2) with site specific provisions (SP-XXXX).

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION relating to the Zoning By-law Amendment is available for inspection during regular office hours at the Township of Essa Administration Centre, Planning or through email correspondence directed to Owen Curnew, Planning Technician at

ANY PERSON may attend the meeting and make representation or present submissions respecting these matters. If a person or public body that files an appeal of a decision of the Township of Essa in respect of the proposed Amendment(s) does not make oral submissions at the public meeting or make written submissions to the Township of Essa before the proposal is approved or refused, the Ontario Land Tribunal may dismiss all or part of the appeal.

If you wish to be notified of the decision of the Township of Essa in respect of the proposed Amendment(s), you must make a written request to the Clerk, Township of Essa, Administration Centre, 5786 County Road #21, Utopia, ON, L0M 1T0 (

DATED at the Township of Essa this May 31st, 2023.
Owen Curnew
Planning Technician
Email :
Phone : 705 424 9917 ext.104

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