NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING
APPLICATION FOR MINOR VARIANCE
(to be posted in the area that constitutes the subject land in a location clearly
visible from the highway or other place to which the public has access)
FILE NO.: MV-2023-01- Clarke
TAKE NOTICE THAT, the Committee of Adjustment of the Township of Lanark Highlands
will hold a PUBLIC ELECTRONIC TELECONFERENCE AND IN PERSON MEETING as
per procedural By-law on Tuesday, April 25th, 2023, at 6:00 p.m. . to hear an application
for a minor variance in accordance with Section 45 of the Planning Act. Please dial 1-855-
344-7722 or 613-244-1312 then enter Conference ID: 2883824 or attend in person at the
Municipal Complex, 75 George Street Lanark ON, to participate in the public meeting. In
order to assist the Committee in its review of the proposal, you are requested to provide
comments on or before April 17th, 2023.
PURPOSE AND EFFECT: The proposed Minor Variance is being requested in order to
recognize the existing house location in proximity to the water and unopened right-of-way
and to construct a 17.4 sq m addition to the existing house. The variances reduces the
required setback from the water from 30m to 14m for the existing house & deck and the
proposed addition & deck. It also will Reduce the exterior side yead from the existing
house/deck and the proposed addition from the required 25m from centerline of the
unopened right-of-way to 11.5m.
OTHER RELATED APPLICATIONS – Road Closing Application (RC-2022-01 Clarke)
PUBLIC HEARING - You are entitled to attend this public hearing in person (by
teleconference), or you may be represented by counsel or an agent to provide information,
to comment, or to ask questions about this application. Signed, written submissions that
relate to the application shall be accepted by the secretary-treasurer before or during the
hearing of the application at the address above and shall be available to any interested
person for inspection at the hearing.
FAILURE TO ATTEND HEARING - If you do not attend this public hearing, it may proceed
in your absence and, except as otherwise provided in the Planning Act, you will not be
entitled to any further notice in the proceedings.
NOTICE OF DECISION - A certified copy of the decision, together with a notice of the last
day for appealing to the Ontario Land Tribunal shall be sent, not later than 10 days from the
making of the decision, to the applicant, and to each person who filed with the secretarytreasurer a written request for notice of the decision.
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION regarding the proposed zoning by-law amendment will be
available for public inspection on at the Township of Lanark Highlands Municipal Office by
appointment during regular business hours, Monday to Friday, from 9:00a.m. to 4:00p.m.
DATED at the Township of Lanark Highlands this 10th day of March 2023.
Amanda Noël, Dipl. M.M. T: 613-259-2398 or 1-800-239-4695 ext. 250
Clerk F: 613-259-2291
Township of Lanark Highlands,75 George St. E:
Lanark, ON, K0G 1K0 W: www.lanarkhighlands.ca
The proposed Zoning By-Law Amendment will amend Zoning By-Law No. 2003-
451 to include a new Section, 4.1.1 Additional Residential Units (ARUs). The proposed regulations would
permit ARUs on most properties which permit residential development. ARUs are not proposed for lands
within the LSR, EH or EP zones. Lands within the Lakefront Development zone has special restrictions for
the establishment of ARUs. This amendment applies to all lands within the Township of Lanark Highlands
(no key map is therefore provided).
CALL FOR INTEREST
The Township of Lanark Highlands is seeking interest for one (1) representative from the Township to sit on the
LANARK COUNTY CLIMATE ACTION IMPLEMENTATION WORKING GROUP
Please see the terms of reference and application located on our website:
Deadline To Apply: February 27th, 2023, at 4:30 p.m.
Please forward all applications to:
Township of Lanark Highlands
Amanda Noel, Clerk
75 George St. Lanark, ON, KOG 1K0
613-259-2398 x 23
75 George Street,
PO BOX 340
Hours of Operation:
Monday to Friday - 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.