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Planning Notices

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The Town of Paradise regularly issues a variety of Planning Notices (Variance Use Applications, Discretionary Use Notices, and others).

The Town Discretionary Use Policy and Accessory Building Permit Policy outline applicable guidelines, requirements and procedures.

Notice of Discretionary Use Application: 1764-1766 Topsail Road 

The Town of Paradise has received an application for removal of the existing apartment buildings and construction of row dwellings at the above-noted location. The row dwellings will front on Christopher Street that will consist of one 4 unit row dwelling and a 3 unit row dwelling and a semi-detached building is proposed to front on Topsail Road (see below lot plan).

Semi-detached buildings are permitted in the Residential Mixed Use Zone. Row dwellings are a discretionary use in the Residential Mixed Use Zone, as per the Town of Paradise Development Regulations, 2016.

This Notice of Discretionary Use is advertised in accordance with Section 3.6 and Section 9.5 of the Town of Paradise Development Regulations, 2016. Any person who wishes to comment on the proposed development is asked to contact the Town of Paradise in writing by 4:00 p.m., Friday, June 22, 2018.

Please submit all correspondence to:

Jason L. Slade
Development Technician, Department of Planning & Protective Services
Telephone: (709) 782 - 1400
Facsimile: (709) 782 – 3603
  
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Notice of Discretionary Use Application: 15 Sherbrooke Street
The Town of Paradise has received an application for the construction of a 148 m2 accessory building with a height of 6.0 meters at Civic #15 Sherbrooke Street. The property is situated in a Rural Residential use zone with a lot area of 4053.7 m2. Council, at its discretion, may approve an accessory building greater than 90 m2 and a height greater than 4.5 meters where the lot size is greater than 4050 m2.

This Notice of Discretionary Use is advertised in accordance with Sections 3.6 and Section 9.5 of the Town of Paradise Development Regulations, 2016. Any person who wishes to comment on the proposed development is asked to contact the Town of Paradise in writing by 4:00 p.m., Friday, June 22, 2018.

Please submit all correspondence to:

Cynthia Hulan
Development Technician, Department of Planning & Protective Services
Telephone: (709) 782 - 1400
Facsimile: (709) 782 – 3603
Notice of Variance Application: 195 Paradise Road

The Town of Paradise has received an application to allow an accessory building total floor area of 72 m2. The subject property is located within the Residential Mixed (RM) Use zone, where the maximum floor area of all accessory buildings on a lot is limited to 67 m2, based on the lot size. In order to permit the proposed 72 m2 floor area, a 10% variance is required. The Urban and Rural Planning Act permits Council to consider a variance to the Regulations up to a maximum of 10%.

This Notice is advertised in accordance with Section 3.8 of the Town of Paradise Development Regulations, 2016.  Any person who wishes to comment on the proposed development is asked to contact the Town of Paradise in writing by 4:00 p.m., Friday, June 15, 2018.  

Please submit all correspondence to:

Cynthia Hulan
Development Technician, Department of Planning & Protective Services
Telephone: (709) 782 - 1400
Facsimile: (709) 782 – 3603
Town of Paradise Municipal Plan And Development Regulations (2016)

Take notice that the Town of Paradise Municipal Plan and Development Regulations 2016, adopted on the 11th day of July 2017 and approved, as amended on the 19 day of September 2017, have been registered by the Minister of Municipal Affairs and Environment.

In general terms, the Municipal Plan and Development Regulations 2016 introduces a new municipal land use plan and accompanying regulations, comprised of text and maps, for the Town of Paradise.

Created through a comprehensive public review process known as “Imagine Paradise”, the new Municipal Plan contains a vision for Paradise based on the key themes of healthy livable neighbourhoods, quality connected design, economic prosperity, environmental quality, investment in transportation and services and regional cooperation.

The Town of Paradise Municipal Plan and Development Regulations 2016 come into effect on the day that this notice is published in the Newfoundland and Labrador Gazette, and are now legally binding on the Town and all persons.  Anyone wishing to inspect a copy of the Town of Paradise Municipal Plan and Development Regulations 2016 may do so at the Town Hall, 28 McNamara Drive, Paradise, during normal working hours. A digital copy of the documents may be found on the Municipal Plan page.

  

Alton Glenn, MCIP
Director, Planning and Protective Services
Town of Paradise

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