What is a Land Use Amendment?
A Land Use Amendment is a request to rezone a property from one Land Use District to another Land Use District. It requires an amendment to the M.D of Greenview’s Land Use Bylaw 17-779.
What are the steps in the Land Use Amendment process?
Once the Land Use Amendment Application Package has been received, the following process is required to meet legislative guidelines:
- Notices will be sent to referral agencies and stakeholders who must be given one month to respond;
- Our Development Officer will perform a site inspection;
- The application will be reviewed by Council;
- Council may give First Reading of the Bylaw;
- If First Reading is given, a Public Hearing date is set;
- A notice of Public Hearing is advertised in a local paper for two consecutive weeks, and at least five days prior to the hearing, and adjacent landowners are notified of the proposed amendment; and
- Public Hearing is held and Council may give Second & Third Readings.
How long is the Land Use Amendment process?
Land Use Amendment applications can take up to 4 to 6 months to process.
How much does a Land Use Amendment cost?
Land Use Amendment fees are regulated by the Schedule of Fees Bylaw.