May 19th, 2017 Committee of Adjustment Minutes
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M I N U T E S

of the

COMMITTEE OF ADJUSTMENT HEARING

for the

TOWNSHIP OF THE ARCHIPELAGO

held on

Friday, May 19th, 2017

at

The Township of The Archipelago’s Council Chamber

 

MEMBERS PRESENT:

G. French – Chair
P. Frost
T. Lundy
P. Ketchum
K. Williams (11:10 am)
D. Ashley
B. Liverance
I. Mead
G. Walker

STAFF PRESENT:

C. Henderson, Secretary-Treasurer
J. Nawroth, Assistant Secretary-Treasurer
S. Kaegi, Chief Administrative Officer

APOLOGIES:

G. Andrews

1.    Meeting Called to Order

The meeting was called to order at 11:05 a.m.

2.    Approval of Agenda

Resolution 17-05-ADJ-01

Moved by B. Liverance
Seconded by T. Lundy

NOW THEREFORE BE IT RESOLVED that the agenda for the May 19th, 2017 Committee of Adjustment hearing be approved.

Disposition Carried

 

3.    Disclosure of Conflict of Interest

Nil

4.    Adoption of Minutes

Resolution 17-05-ADJ-02

Moved by G. Walker
Seconded by I. Mead

NOW THEREFORE BE IT RESOLVED that the minutes of the Committee of Adjustment meeting held on March 10th, 2017, be approved.

Disposition Carried

 

Ken Williams arrived at the meeting (11:10 am)

5.    Hearing of Minor Variance Applications

i)    COURTNEY, Marilyn – Application No. A06-17

Concession 3, Part Lot 27, being Lot 5 on Plan M-266 and Part 5
on Plan 42R-8032, being Parcel 11947 PSSS,
in the geographic Township of Conger
Healey Lake Neighbourhood
CIVIC ADDRESS:  94 Healey Lake Water, Archipelago

 

PURPOSE AND EFFECT OF THE APPLICATION:

The applicant is requesting relief from Section 7.1.3 e) Minimum Front Yard Setback, of the Township's Comprehensive Zoning By-law No. A2000-07, as amended, which stipulates that the minimum front yard setback shall be 7.5 metres (25 feet).

The purpose of the proposed application is to allow a variance of 1.5 metres (4.9 feet) from the minimum front yard setback of 7.5 metres (25 feet).  The effect of the variance would be the construction of a 19 square metre (206 square feet) addition to the main dwelling, which would have a front yard setback of 6.1 metres (20 feet).

 

Cale Henderson; Secretary Treasurer, explained the nature of the application.  Ms. Courtney and her agent; Mr. Hynes, attended in support of the application.

Resolution 17-05-ADJ-03

Moved by G. Walker
Seconded by I. Mead

NOW THEREFORE BE IT RESOLVED that Application No. A06-17, to grant a variance from Section 7.1.3 e), to allow for the construction of a 19 square metre (206 square feet) addition to the main dwelling, which would have a front yard setback of 6.1 metres (20 feet), be approved, providing silt screening is used during construction.

Disposition Carried

ii)    CLOKIE, Christina – Application No. A04-17

Island No. B-462, being Parcel 13104 PSSS, in front of the geographic Township of Cowper
Long Sault-Amanda Neighbourhood
CIVIC ADDRESS:  1 B462 Island, Archipelago

 

PURPOSE AND EFFECT OF THE APPLICATION:

The owners are seeking relief from Section 5.22 b) vi) of the Township's Comprehensive Zoning By-law No. A2000-07, as amended, which prohibits the expansion or enlargement of legally, non-complying accessory buildings.

The purpose of the proposed application is to allow for the reconstruction of the existing sleeping cabin, with the addition of an unenclosed deck.

The effect of the proposed variance would be the replacement of the existing 56.8 square metre (611 square feet) sleeping cabin with the addition of a 43.3 square metre (466 square feet) unenclosed deck.

Cale Henderson; Secretary Treasurer, explained the nature of the application.  Ms. Clokie, Mr. Warll, Mr. Clokie and Ms. Monaghan attended in support of the application.

Resolution 17-05-ADJ-04

Moved by D. Ashley
Seconded by B. Liverance

NOW THEREFORE BE IT RESOLVED that Application No. A04-17, to grant a variance from Section 5.22 b) vi), to allow for the reconstruction of the existing 56.8 square metre (611 square feet) sleeping cabin, with the addition of a 43.3 square metre (466 square feet) attached, unenclosed deck, be approved.

Disposition Carried

iii)  MASSIE, Wendy and Jamie – Application No. A02-17

Part Island No. 150A, being Eureka Point, Parcel 9514 PSNS,
in front of the Geographic Township of Shawanaga
Pointe au Baril Islands Neighbourhood
CIVIC ADDRESS:  12 A150 Island, Archipelago

 

PURPOSE AND EFFECT OF THE APPLICATION:

The applicant is seeking relief from Section 5.8 i)d)i) Residential Docks - of the Township's Comprehensive Zoning By-law No. A2000-07, which stipulates that lots, being larger than 1 acre in size with a frontage in excess of 200 metres on Georgian Bay, are permitted 3 docking sites with a cumulative width not to exceed 30 metres.

The purpose of the proposed application is to permit a variance of 13.3 metres (44 feet) above the maximum cumulative width of 30 metres for the 3 docks located on the property. The effect of the proposed variance would be the installation of a third dock having an onshore portion of 9.7 metres (32 feet) in width, thereby bringing the total cumulative width of all docks to 43.3 metres (142 feet).

 

Resolution 17-05-ADJ-05

Moved by K. Williams
Seconded by G. Walker

NOW THEREFORE BE IT RESOLVED that Application No. A02-17, to grant a variance from Section 5.8 i)d)i) Residential Docks, to allow for the installation of a third dock having an onshore portion of 9.7 metres (32 feet), for a total, cumulative onshore dock portion of 43.3 metres (142 feet), requiring a variance of 13.3 metres (44 feet), be approved.

Disposition Carried

 

6.    Delegations

Nil

7.    Correspondence

Nil

8.    Administration

Nil

9.    Unfinished Business

Nil

10.   Adjournment

Resolution 17-05-ADJ-06

Moved by P. Frost
Seconded by I. Mead

NOW THEREFORE BE IT RESOLVED that the Committee of Adjustment meeting of May 19, 2017, be discontinued at 11:40 a.m.

Disposition Carried

 

 

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