TAKE NOTICE that the Council of The Corporation of the City of Sarnia passed By-law Number 99 of 2021 on the 13th day of September 2021 under Section 34 of the Planning Act, R.S.O., 1990, Chap. P.13.
AND TAKE NOTICE that this By-law is a general amendment to Zoning By-law 85 of 2002, which applies City-wide, and for this reason a key map is not provided with this notice.
AND TAKE NOTICE that the purpose of By-law No. 99 of 2021 is to amend the maximum combined lot coverage for accessory structures within any Residential Zone to 10% of the lot area, and for a residential lot in all Rural Residential or Rural Zones the maximum lot coverage for all accessory buildings shall be 5% of the lot.
AND TAKE NOTICE that any person or agency may appeal to the Ontario Land Tribunal in respect of the By-law by filing with the Clerk of The Corporation of the City of Sarnia not later than the 13th day of October 2021 a notice of appeal setting out the reasons in support of the appeal. If you wish to appeal to the Ontario Land Tribunal, a copy of an appeal form is available from the Ontario Land Tribunal website at https://olt.gov.on.ca/.
AND TAKE NOTICE that only individuals, corporations, and public bodies may appeal a by-law to the Ontario Land Tribunal. A notice of appeal may not be filed by an unincorporated association or group. However, a notice of appeal may be filed in the name of an individual who is a member of the association or the group on its behalf.
AND TAKE NOTICE that no person or public body shall be added as a party to the hearing of the appeal unless, before the by-law was passed, the person or public body made oral submissions at a public meeting or written submissions to the council or, in the opinion of the Ontario Land Tribunal there are reasonable grounds to add the person or public body as a party.
Sarnia City Council considered all written and oral submission received on this application, the effect of which helped Sarnia City Council to make an informed decision.
The complete By-laws are available for inspection through the Clerk’s Office during regular business hours or online at www.sarnia.ca.
Please note: An appeal to the Ontario Land Tribunal must be accompanied by a certified cheque or money order in the amount of $1,100.00, made payable to the “Minister of Finance”, which is the fee prescribed under the Ontario Land Tribunal Act.
City Hall, 255 North Christina Street, P.O. Box 3018, Sarnia, Ontario, N7T 7N2