Please be advised that a Virtual Public Meeting of Sarnia City Council will be held on Monday, September 13, 2021, at 12:00 Noon pursuant to section 12 of the Development Charges Act, 1997, as amended, to present and obtain public input on the municipality’s proposed development charges (D.C.) by-law and underlying background study.

All interested parties are invited to attend the Virtual Public Meeting of Council and any person who attends the meeting may make representations relating to the proposed D.C. by-law and background study.

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
In order to ensure that sufficient information is made available to the public, the background study is being made available online at the municipality’s website (https://www.sarnia.ca/development-charges-guidelines/) as of July 9, 2021.

Copies of the proposed D.C. by-law and the background study can be made available upon request through the City Clerk’s Office or by e-mail to clerks@sarnia.ca.

How to Participate
You are invited to watch these meetings online at https://www.sarnia.ca/council-meetings/. You can also participate by submitting comments and/or registering to speak during the public meeting. You may submit comments by email to engineering@sarnia.ca, mail to City of Sarnia, c/o Engineering & Operations Division, 255 Christina Street North, P.O. Box 3018, Sarnia ON N7T 7N2, or place them in the mail slot on the right hand side of the Christina Street North entrance to City Hall.

To ensure your comments are included in the City Council Agenda, comments must be received by 12:00 Noon, Monday, September 6th, 2021.

Speaking at the Public Meetings:
To speak, we encourage you to pre-register through the Clerks Department by email to clerks@sarnia.ca or phone at 519-332-0330 ext. 3320.
Instructions for participating in the virtual meeting will be provided following registration and online at https://www.sarnia.ca/virtualsarnia/ under Public Meetings.

Collection of Personal Information
The City of Sarnia collects personal information from the public feedback made to the City of Sarnia and/or its Committees under the legal authority of the Municipal Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act. Public feedback to proposals is considered to be public record pursuant to the Act. Please be aware that if you are submitting correspondence to the City of Sarnia relating to a proposal, your name, contact information and communications may become part of the public record that will be available to the general public. Questions about this collection should be addressed to the City Clerk, 2nd floor, City Hall, 255 Christina Street North, Sarnia, ON N7T 7N2. Tel. 519-519-0330. Email: clerks@sarnia.ca.