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Notice of the Passing of a zoning bylaw by the City of Guelph

Guelph City Council passed By-law Number (2021)-20596, for property at 721 Woolwich Street (OZS20-015) on April 12, 2021, under section 34 of the Planning Act, R.S.O. 1990, c. P.13, as amended.
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An explanation of the purpose and effect of the bylaw as well as a key map of the land are included. For more information regarding the zoning amendment, contact Planning Services at 519-837-5616 or email at

Only Individuals, corporations and public bodies may appeal a bylaw to the Local Planning Appeal Tribunal (LPAT).  A notice of appeal may not be filed by an unincorporated association or group.  However, a notice of appeal may be filed in the name of an individual who is a member of the association or the group on its behalf. 

An Appeal must be filed with the City Clerk no later than May 12, 2021, at 4 p.m. The appeal must set out the reasons for the appeal and be accompanied by the fee of $1,100.00, paid by certified cheque or money order payable to the Minister of Finance. The forms are available from ServiceGuelph, Guelph City Hall or on LPAT’s website,

No person or public body will be added as a party to the hearing of the appeal of the decision unless, before the bylaw was passed, the person or public body made oral submissions at a public meeting or written submissions to the council or, in the opinion of the LPAT, there are reasonable grounds to add the person or public body as a party.

Any and all written submissions relating to this application that were made to City Council before its decision and any and all oral submissions related to this application that were made at a public meeting, held under the Planning Act, have been, on balance, taken into consideration by City Council as part of its deliberations and final decision on this matter.

DATED at the City of Guelph April 22, 2021.
Dylan McMahon, Acting City Clerk
City of Guelph
1 Carden Street, Guelph, ON    N1H 3A1

By-law Number(2021)-20596

Explanation of purpose and effect and key map
By-law Number (2021)-20596 has the following purpose and effect:
The purpose of By-law Number(2021)-20596 is to authorize an amendment to the Zoning Bylaw for the subject lands municipally known as 721 Woolwich Street. The Zoning Bylaw Amendment will rezone the subject property from the SC.1-11 (Specialized Service Commercial) Zone to the R.4A-56 (Specialized General Apartment) Zone to permit the development of a 32 supportive housing units.
The proposed Zoning Bylaw Amendment was considered by Guelph City Council at a Public Meeting held on February 8, 2021 and was approved by Guelph City Council on April 12, 2021.

Further information may be obtained by contacting Planning and Building Services, 519-837-5616, extension 2356, City Hall, Guelph, Ontario.
Key map showing the location of the lands to which By-law Number (2021)-20596 applies.


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