Current Development Projects

Committee of Adjustment Applications

There are currently no active applications. 

 Active Planning Applications

 

ZBA 40 (740 10th Street (OS) Inc.)
 
 Summary 
The purpose of the application is to permit an eight-unit stacked cluster townhouse development on the subject lands.

 

The effect of the application is to add site-specific zone provisions applying to the subject lands in order to add ‘Dwelling, Stacked Cluster Townhouse’ as a permitted use and permit a reduced minimum ‘Lot Frontage’ of 24 metres (where 25 metres are required) and a reduced minimum ‘Lot Area’ (total development parcel) of 1,347 square metres (where 1600 square metres are required). 

 Submission Items

Planning Justification Report

Draft Zoning By-law Amendment

Site Plan 

Elevations

 Notice
Notice of Complete Application & Public Meeting 
 Staff Report 

Technical Report - November 07, 2022 Council Meeting - Item 

Recommendation Report - December 12, 2022 Council Meeting - Item 

 Contact
For more information regarding the applications please contact:

 

Sabine Robart, RPP, MCIP
Telephone: 519-376-4440 ext. 1236
Email: srobart@owensound.ca 

For more information about appeal rights and to provide comment please contact the Deputy Clerk:

Staci Landry
Telephone: 519-376-4440 ext. 1235
Email: notice@owensound.ca

 

ZBA. No 41 - Housekeeping (ARUs) 
 Summary
 Coming Soon. 
Submission Items 
  Coming Soon. 
 Notice
  Coming Soon. 
 Staff Report 
  Coming Soon. 
 Contact
  Coming Soon. 
ZBA No. 42 - SkyDev Removal of Holding - 3195 East Bayshore Road
 Summary
  Coming Soon. 
Submission Items 
  Coming Soon. 
Notice
  Coming Soon. 
 Staff Report 
  Coming Soon. 
 Contact
  Coming Soon. 

 

 Heritage 

 

908 2nd Avenue East (Kilbourn Block) Designation Request 

275 8th Street East (Oretsky Fur Store) Designation Request

St. Mary's Rectory Heritage Permit 

Notice of Decision

CS-19-154 - Staff Report 

County Courthouse and Jail Cultural Heritage Evaluation Report & Heritage Impact Assessment
 Approved Plans of Subdivision

 

Bremont Telfer Creek
Draft Plan of Subdivision 42T-19501 
East of 16th Avenue East, North of 8th Street East

East Court Residences, Andpet Residential Subdivision
OPA 9, ZBA 27, Draft Plan of Subdivision 42T-18501
West side of 16th Avenue East between 10th Street East & 16th Street East 

Redhawk Construction Co. Ltd
OPA 6, ZBA 18, Draft Plan of Subdivision 42T-15501
South side of 8th Street East

Former RCA

Draft Plan of Subdivision 42T-16501 and ZBA 19

Northridge Property Management
3195 East Bayshore Road

Greystone Village
Draft Plan of Subdivision 42T-20501, OPA 11, ZBA 34 & 35
1415 8th Street East - SYDENHAM RANGE 3 EGR, PT PARK LOTS 3 TO 6; RP 16R-642 PARTS 1, 3 TO 5

 Summary 
 

The purpose of the applications is to facilitate the development of a Plan of Subdivision with approximately 830 dwelling units in a variety of residential types and tenures as well as three arterial commercial blocks. The proposal includes the extension of 16th Ave E, 6th St E and 7th St E, the construction of several local roads, three park blocks, a stormwater management system and the realignment of an existing drainage channel. 

The effect of the Draft Plan of Subdivision application is to lay out the lots, blocks and streets proposed to be registered. The proposed Draft Plan of Subdivision includes:

 

Type

Block/Lot

No. of Units

Area (ha)

Residential Singles

Lots 1-18

18

0.72

On-Street Townhouses

Blocks 19-51

222

4.72

Rear Lane Townhouses

Blocks 52-68

111

2.32

Back-to-Back Townhouses

Blocks 69-88

318

3.64

Med/High Density Apartment

Block 89

160

1.58

Walkway

Blocks 90-91

-

0.07

Easement

Blocks 101-103

-

0.17

Parks

Blocks 96-99

-

0.94

Stormwater Management Pond

Block 100

-

1.94

Arterial Commercial

Blocks 101-103

-

2.04

Realigned Drainage Channel

Blocks 104-105

-

2.62

Landscape Strip

Block 106

-

0.01

0.3 m Reserve Block

Blocks 107-109

-

0.01

25.0 m Right of Way (135 m)

-

-

2.62

20.0 m Right of Way (597 m)

-

-

5.54

8.5 m Lane (xx m)

-

-

0.65

 

 

829

29.59

 

The effect of the Official Plan Amendment (OPA 11) application is to increase the permitted density per net residential hectare in the ‘Residential – Medium Density’ designation from a maximum of 50 units to a maximum of 60 units.

The effect of Zoning By-law Amendment (ZBA 35) application is to amend zone categories and special provisions of the Zoning By-law for the subject lands generally in accordance with the following:

 

 

Current Zone

Proposed Zone

Medium Density Residential (R4) with Special Provision 14.24 and Holding Provision

Multi Residential (MR) with Special Provision 14.XX

Arterial Commercial (C4)

Multiple Residential (MR) with Special Provision 14.32 and Holding Provision

Multi Residential (MR) with Special Provision 14.XX

Arterial Commercial (C4) with Special Provision 14.62 and Holding Provision

Arterial Commercial (C4)

Multi Residential (MR) with Special Provision 14.XX

Rural (RUR)

Multi Residential (MR) with Special Provision 14.XX

Low Density Residential (R3) with Special Provision 14.YY

Open Space (OS)

Hazard Lands (ZH)

Hazard Lands (ZH)

Multi Residential (MR) with Special Provision 14.XX

Open Space (OS)

 The effect of Zoning By-law Amendment (ZBA 35) also requests to amend the Zoning By-law to establish site and building specific zone regulations which will apply to the single detached, townhouse and multi unit (apartment) dwellings. 

The effect of Zoning By-law Amendment (ZBA 34) application is to amend the Zoning By-law to remove the Holding provision on the subject lands.  The Holding provision was applied to ensure the logical progression of development and the orderly extension of municipal services.  
 Submission No. 1 

Draft Plan of Subdivision

Functional Servicing and Preliminary Stormwater Management Report

Geotechnical Investigation

Phase 1 Environmental Site Assessment

Phase 2 Environmental Site Assessment

Planning & Urban Design Rationale

Stage 1 Archaeological Background Study

Survey

Aeronautical Impact Assessment #1

Environmental Impact Study

Environmental Noise Assessment

Traffic Impact Study

Preliminary Hydrogeological Investigation 

 Submission No. 2 

Draft Plan of Subdivision 

Functional Servicing and Preliminary Stormwater Management Report

Proposed Draft Zoning Bylaw Amendment

Planning Cover Letter

Aeronautical Impact Assessment #2

Environmental Impact Study 

Environmental Noise Assessment #2

Traffic Impact Study 

Transportation Update Letter 

Hydrogeological and Water Balance Assessment 

Preliminary Phasing Plan

Concept Plan 

Open Space Master Plan 

Stage 2 Archaeological Assessment

 Notices
Notice of Complete Application  

Notice of Public Meeting 

 Staff Report 
 Technical Report - November 29, 2021 Council Meeting 
Contact 
For more information regarding the applications please contact:

Sabine Robart, RPP
Telephone: 519-376-4440 ext. 1236
Email: srobart@owensound.ca 

For more information about appeal rights and to provide comment please contact the Deputy Clerk:

Jamie Eckenswiller
Telephone: 519-376-4440 ext. 1235
Email: notice@owensound.ca

 

 

 Planning Files 
 

ZBA No. 33
Thompson Centres Inc. 
1960 16th Street East 


Summary 

The applicant, Thompson Centres (Lou Meandro), has submitted an application to amend the City’s Zoning By-law 2010-078, as amended.

The purpose of the application is to permit a multi-unit commercial development, including a mix of restaurants and retail/service commercial uses tentatively contained in four (4) detached buildings. The proposal facilitates the future construction of shared surface parking area, internal road system, landscaping and the extension of 20th Avenue East north of 16th Street East.

The effect of the application is to amend the Zoning By-law from ‘General Industrial’ (M1) with Special Provision 14.88 to apply the ‘Retail Commercial’ (C2) zone provisions to the subject property and to provide for site specific zone regulations with regard to setbacks from lot lines, among other matters. 

 Submission No. 1  

Concept Plan

Geotechnical Investigation                

Retail Impact Study for Sydenham Heights Centre, Owen Sound                                                        

Sydenham Heights Centre Servicing Feasibility Study       

Planning Report                                

Stage 1 Archaeological Assessment

Stage 2 Archaeological Assessment

Survey 

Notices

Notice of Complete Application 

Notice of Public Meeting

Notice of Passing By-law No. 2021-099

Staff Reports

Technical Report - CS-21-106

Schedule A - Orthophoto

Schedule B - Official Plan and Zoning Map 

Schedule C - Property Details 

Schedule D - Concept Plan 

Recommendation Report - CS-21-107

Schedule A - Orthophoto

Schedule B - Official Plan and Zoning Map

Schedule C - Conceptual Site Plan

Schedule D - Peer Review Process

Schedule E - Draft Zoning By-law and Schedule

Schedule F - Public Meeting Minutes & Public Comments

Schedule G - Agency Comments

Contact 

For more information regarding the application please contact:

Sabine Robart, RPP

 

 ZBA No. 29
Heritage Grove
2125 16th Street East

ZBA No. 28

LHMD Inc co API Development Consultants Inc - Hotel and Commercial Development
1200 16th Avenue East

ZBA No. 25
Cannabis and Food/Beverage Production Facilities (Housekeeping Amendment) 

ZBA No. 32
Sydenham Campus
1130 8th Street East

Summary 

The applicant, the County of Grey, has submitted Zoning By-law Amendment and Site Plan Approval applications to re-purpose the existing building and lands into a municipally owned and operated innovation centre.

The purpose of the application is to amend the City of Owen Sound Zoning By-Law 2010-078, to permit to permit a municipally managed research and development facility (innovation centre) in the former Sydenham School.
The effect of the Zoning By-Law Amendment is to establish site specific zone provisions that will:

  1. Add and refine ‘research and development facility’ as a permitted use on the subject property,
  2. Provide for a site specific off-street parking requirement that will apply to any mix or combination of users within the building that form the research and development facility use.
 Submission No. 1  
Notices

Staff Reports

Technical Report re Sydenham Campus at 1130 8th St E - ZBA 32 (CS-21-003)

Recommendation Report CS-21-015

Schedule A - Orthophoto

Schedule B - Official Plan and Zoning Map

Schedule C - Property Details

Schedule D - Site Plan

Schedule E - Agency Comments

Schedule F - Public Meeting Minutes and Public Comments

Schedule G - Draft By-law

Schedule H - Conditions of Approval

 

 

 

Former BCK Site (Hansa Financial & Property Management

Zoning By-law Amendment (Removal of Holding) - ZBA 36

1144 1st Avenue West 

 
 Summary 
 The purpose of the application is to facilitate construction of a multi-unit residential development providing 224 dwelling units contained in six (6) detached buildings. The effect of the application is to remove the Holding provision, which was placed on the lands to require that site remediation and traffic analysis relative to the proposed development are complete prior to development of the lands. The application does not propose any other changes to the existing site zoning. 

 

 Submission Items 
Planning Report 

Record of Site Condition

Site Plan

Traffic Impact Study

 Notice 
Notice of Intention of Remove Holding - coming soon. 

 

 Staff Report 
Recommendation Report - coming soon. 

 

 Contact 
For more information regarding the application please contact:

Sabine Robart, RPP

ZBA 38 (SkyDev)

3195 East Bayshore Road 

 Summary
The applicant, SkyDev Bayshore Owen Sound LP (Brandon Almeida), has submitted a Zoning By-law Amendment application proposing a residential development consisting of eight (8), six-storey apartment buildings with 89 dwelling units in each building for a total of 712 units.  The proposal also includes the construction of three surface parking areas, two amenity buildings, an internal road system, on-site recreational facilities, and landscaping.

The effect of the application is to amend the zone categories and special provisions applying to the subject lands generally in accordance with the following:

Current Zone

Proposed Zone

  • Low Density Residential (R3) with Special Provision 14.55 and Holding Provision
  • Multiple Residential (MR) with Holding Provision
  • Hazard Lands (ZH)
 
  • Multi Residential (MR) with Special Provision 14.XX and Holding
  • Hazard Lands (ZH)

The application also proposes to amend the Zoning on the subject lands to permit additional accessory uses and to establish site and building regulations including to:

  1. Permit accessory solar collector installations, accessory beehives and a sales/leasing office.
  2. Permit an increased maximum building height.
  3. Recognize that the development will be regarded as one lot for the purposes of zoning regulations if subject to future consent or plan of condominium applications. 
Submission Items  
Transportation Impact & Parking Study 

Planning Justification Report

Concept Plan (June 2022)

Notice  
 Notice of Complete Application and Public Meeting  
Staff Reports

Technical Report - July 25, 2022 Council Meeting - Item 12.b

Public Meeting - July 25, 2022 Council Meeting - Item 8.a

Recommendation Report - September 26, 2022 - Item 12.a

Contact  

For more information regarding the applications please contact:

Sabine Robart, RPP, MCIP
Telephone: 519-376-4440 ext. 1236
Email: srobart@owensound.ca 

For more information about appeal rights and to provide comment please contact the Deputy Clerk:

Jamie Eckenswiller
Telephone: 519-376-4440 ext. 1235
Email: notice@owensound.ca


 

 

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