June 23rd, 2017 Committee of Adjustment Minutes
Committee of Adjustment - Committee of Adjustment Minutes

 

M I N U T E S

of the

COMMITTEE OF ADJUSTMENT HEARING

for the

TOWNSHIP OF THE ARCHIPELAGO

held on

Friday, June 23rd, 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 17-06-ADJ-01

Moved by P. Frost
Seconded by G. Andrews

NOW THEREFORE BE IT RESOLVED that the agenda for the June 23rd, 2017 Committee of Adjustment hearing be approved.

Disposition Carried

 

3.    Disclosure of Conflict of Interest

Nil

4.    Adoption of Minutes

Resolution 17-06-ADJ-02

Moved by T. Lundy
Seconded by D. Ashley

NOW THEREFORE BE IT RESOLVED that the minutes of the Committee of Adjustment meeting held on May 19th, 2017, be approved.

Disposition Carried

5.    Hearing of Minor Variance Applications

i)    DOWNEY, Ed and Lois – Application No. A05-17

Concession 4, Part Lot 1, being Lot 2 on Plan M-161 and Part 2 on Plan 42R-16866, being Parcel 11400 PSSS
in the geographic Township of Conger
Three Legged Lake Neighbourhood
CIVIC ADDRESS:  81 Cowper Road, Archipelago

 

PURPOSE AND EFFECT OF THE APPLICATION:

The owners are requesting relief from Section 5.22 c)i)i) which stipulates the enlargement or extension of a legal non-complying main dwelling, that does not comply with the front yard or side yard requirements, may be permitted, provided the expansion or extension does not exceed 50% of the total ground floor area of the main dwelling.

The purpose of the proposed application is to allow for the enlargement of the existing 82.3 square metre (886 square feet) main dwelling.

The effect of the proposed variance would be a 71.8 square metre (773 square feet) addition onto the existing main dwelling, requiring a variance of 30.7 square metres (330 square feet).

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

Resolution 17-06-ADJ-03

Moved by G. Walker
Seconded by I. Mead

NOW THEREFORE BE IT RESOLVED that Application No. A05-17, to grant a variance from Sections 5.22 c) i) i. and ii., to allow for the reconstruction of a main dwelling with a ground area of 154.1 square metres (1659 square feet), having a front wall length of 19.5 metres (64 feet) and having an attached encroaching deck with a height of approximately 2.48 metres (10 feet), be approved.

Disposition Carried

ii)   HOGARTH, Susan – Application No. A08-17

Island B-367, being Parcel 1657 PSSS
in front of the geographic Township of Cowper
Sans Souci Copperhead Neighbourhood
CIVIC ADDRESS:  1 B367 Island, Archipelago

PURPOSE AND EFFECT OF THE APPLICATION:

The owners are seeking relief from Section 6.13 c) ii) Maximum Lot Coverage, of the Township's Comprehensive Zoning By-law No. A2000-07, as amended, which stipulates that the Maximum Lot Coverage on a 0.37 hectare (0.916 acre) island is 251.2 square metres (2704 square feet).

The purpose of the proposed application is to allow a maximum lot coverage of 257.97 square metres (2776.9 square feet), being 6.8 square metres (73 square feet) over the maximum allowable lot coverage.

The effect of the proposed variance would be to permit the 23.5 square metre (253 square feet) dryland boat storage building to remain as it is on the property, along with the 193.23 square metre (2080 square feet) main dwelling and 41.24 square metre (444 square feet) sleeping cabin.

The owners have stated that they wish to preserve the dryland boat storage building because they utilize the building as it is for storage.  The owners were issued a building permit for a main dwelling, based on the fact that a portion of the dryland boat storage building had to be removed.

Cale Henderson; Secretary Treasurer, explained the nature of the application.  Ms. Susan Hogarth and Mr. Snowball attended in support of the application.

Resolution 17-06-ADJ-04

Moved by B. Liverance
Seconded by D. Ashley

NOW THEREFORE BE IT RESOLVED that Application No. A04-17, to permit the 23.5 square metre (253 square feet) dryland boat storage building to remain as it is on the property, along with the 193.23 square metre (2080 square feet) main dwelling and 41.24 square metre (444 square feet) sleeping cabin, be approved.

Disposition Carried

6.    Delegations

Nil

7.    Correspondence

Nil

8.    Administration

Nil

9.    Unfinished Business

Nil

10.  Adjournment

Resolution 17-06-ADJ-05

Moved by K. Williams
Seconded by P. Ketchum

NOW THEREFORE BE IT RESOLVED that the Committee of Adjustment meeting of June 23, 2017, be discontinued at 11:27 a.m.

Disposition Carried

 

 

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