MINOR EXEMPTION FROM URBANISM BY-LAWS
NOTICE is hereby given that the Town Council, at an ordinary meeting that will be held behind closed doors on Monday, August 24, 2020, at 7h30 pm, will consider the request for minor exemption from the zoning By-Law 1156-11, presented by Mr Randy Matterson for a property situated at 592, montée de Wakeham.
The nature and consequences of this exemption are the following:
- the nature of the minor exemption is to reduce of 4.77 m the front back margin in accordance to the minimal front back margin of 9 m establish by the specification grid for zone PA-147 of the zoning By-Law 1156-11;
- the minor exemption will have for consequence to permit the extension of a house with a front back margin of 4.23m..
Act respecting land use and development provides that any interested party may be heard by the municipal council when the latter must rule on a request for a minor exemption, but that currently, under ministerial order 2020-029 dated from April 26, 2020, the meetings of the municipal council can be held exceptionally behind closed doors during the state of health emergency;
By virtue of ministerial order 2020-049 dated July 4, 2020, any procedure other than a referendum which is part of the decision-making process of a municipal body and which involves the movement or gathering of citizens can be suspended if the council decides to replace the procedure by a 15-day written consultation announced beforehand by a public notice;
During the session of the municipal council which was held behind closed doors on July 13, 2020, the latter authorized, by resolution 20-07-023, the consultation in writing of the persons interested with regard to the request for minor exemption mentioned above by resolution 20-07-037;
The municipal council, during the ordinary meeting to be held behind closed doors in the hall of the town hall, on Monday August 24, 2020, at 7:30 p.m., and broadcasted, via technological means of communication, will rule on this request for minor exemption;
Anyone interested in this minor exemption request may be heard by sending their comments in writing before Friday, August 14, 2020, 4:30 p.m., by email to the following address: email@example.com. The comments will be transmitted to the municipal council before it decides on the request.
Given at Gaspé, July 30, 2020.