Public Hearing - 47A Heavy Tree Road (Diamond Marsh Subdivision, Stage 4)

Start Date: 
Wed, 2019/10/23 - 7:00pm
A Public Hearing will take place regarding an application submitted to the City to rezone 47A Heavy Tree Road (Diamond Marsh Subdivision, Stage 4) to develop 32 semi-detached dwellings.
The St. John's Municipal Council adopted St. John’s Municipal Plan Amendment Number 150, 2018, and St. John’s Development Regulations Amendment Number 686, 2018, on September 30, 2019, and hereby gives notice of its intent to seek registration of the amendments from the Minister of Municipal Affairs and Environment, in accordance with the Urban and Rural Planning Act.
The effect of the Municipal Plan amendment would be to re-designate 47A Heavy Tree Road from the Rural (R) Land Use District to the Residential Low Density (RLD) Land Use District. 
The effect of the Development Regulations amendment would be to rezone 47A Heavy Tree Road from the Rural (R) Zone to the Residential Medium Density (R2) Zone. 
To allow the proposed amendments to the St. John’s Municipal Plan and Development Regulations, an amendment to the St. John’s Urban Region Regional Plan is required. St. John’s Urban Region Regional Plan Amendment Number 4, 2018 is proposed to re-designate land at 47A Heavy Tree Road from Rural to Urban Development.
Comment By
9:30 a.m. Monday, October 21, 2019
If no written objections are received, the Public Hearing may be cancelled in accordance with the provisions of the Urban and Rural Planning Act.
Provide your comments to the Office of the City Clerk including your name and address to: or P.O. Box 908, St. John’s, NL, A1C 5M2.
Comments received become a matter of public record and are included in the Council agenda for the date a decision on the application will be made. Any identifying information (including your name) will be removed prior to your comment being released publicly.

Collection of personal information is authorized under the Access to Information and Protection of Privacy Act, 2015 and is needed to consider your comments on this application. Questions about the collection and use of your information may be directed to the City Clerk at 709-576-8202 or
Public Hearing Time, Date & Location
7 p.m. Wednesday, October 23, 2019
Foran/Greene Room, Fourth Floor, St. John’s City Hall
Additional Information
These notices are sent to property owners within 150 metres of the application site. For more information call 709-576-6192 or email

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