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Public Notices - December 12, 2019


COMBINED NOTICE FOR REVISED APPLICATION AND NOTICE OF PUBLIC MEETING

The Planning and Environment Committee will consider the following matters at a Public Participation Meeting to be held Monday, January 6, 2020.  The meeting will take place in City Hall, Council Chambers. Comments in writing to be considered at the Public Participation Meeting may be sent to the Committee Secretary, H. Lysynski at (hlysynsk@london.ca). If you have any questions or would like to provide comments, please see “Providing Comment” below.

Item not to be heard before 4:30 p.m.

1297 Wharncliffe Road South - The purpose and effect of this zoning change is to permit an automobile sales and service establishment. Possible change to Zoning By-law Z.-1 FROM a Holding Office (h*h-11*h-63*h-95*h-100*h-104*h-138*OF7) Zone TO a Restricted Service Commercial Special Provision (RSC1(_)/RSC2/RSC3/RSC4/RSC5) Zone to permit a range of commercial uses, including the proposed automobile sales and service establishment. Special provisions would permit a reduced front yard depth of 5.5 metres, whereas 8 metres is required; a reduced exterior side yard depth of 2 metres, whereas 8 metres is required; and a 1.2 metre setback from the daylight triangle. File: Z-9106 Planner: C. Lowery. (City Hall)

 

 

NOTICE OF APPLICATION

The following applications have been received by the City of London.  The Planning and Environment Committee will be considering these applications at a future public meeting, the date and time of which will be published in the Londoner.  If you have any questions or would like to provide comment, please see “Providing Comment” below.

725-735 Dundas Street, 389-393 Hewitt Street and a portion of 700 King Street – The purpose and effect of this zoning change is to permit a 24-storey, mixed-use commercial/residential apartment building containing 278 residential units, 870m² of commercial floor area and 259 parking spaces.  Possible change to Zoning By-law Z.-1 FROM a Business District Commercial Special Provision Bonus (BDC(24)*D160*H36*B-32) Zone and a Business District Commercial Special Provision (BDC(19)*D250*H46) Zone TO a Business District Commercial Special Provision Bonus (BDC(24)*D160*H36*B-(_)) Zone to permit the proposed mixed-use building and a comprehensive zone for all properties.  A bonus zone is requested to allow for a maximum density of 750 units per hectare, and a maximum height of 78.2m (24 storeys), the provision of 259 additional parking spaces for a total of 790 parking spaces, and reduced bicycle parking spaces; in return for eligible facilities, services and matters outlined in Section 19.4.4 of the 1989 Official Plan, policies 1638-1655 of The London Plan and section 3.4 of the Old East Village Dundas Street Corridor Secondary Plan.  File: Z-9155  Planner: S.Wise (City Hall)

 

 

BOULEVARD PARKING

The City of London Boulevard Parking Committee will be considering the following application. Comments due by Friday, January 3, 2020.  Council will not hear representations from the public on these matters.  If you have any questions or comments about this matter, please call the planner identified below.

279 Regent Street – The purpose and effect of this application is to permit parking on the City Boulevard in front of the property.  File: B-9154 Planner: D. Hahn (City Hall)

 

PROVIDING COMMENT

Your comments on these matters are important.  You may comment by phone, mail or emailing the planner assigned to the file you are interested in.  Mail should be directed to: The City of London, Development Services, P.O. Box 5035, 300 Dufferin Ave., London, ON, N6A 4L9.

Please note: Personal information collected and recorded at the Public Participation Meeting, or through written submissions on this subject, is collected under the authority of the Municipal Act, 2001, as amended, and the Planning Act, 1990 R.S.O. 1990, c.P.13 and will be used by Members of Council and City of London staff in their consideration of this matter. The written submissions, including names and contact information and the associated reports arising from the public participation process, will be made available to the public, including publishing on the City's website. Video recordings of the Public Participation Meeting may also be posted to the City of London's website.  Questions about this collection should be referred to Cathy Saunders, City Clerk, 519-661-2489 ext. 4937.

If a person or public body would otherwise have an ability to appeal the decision of the Corporation of the City of London or of the Approval Authority to the Local Planning Appeal Tribunal but the person or public body does not make oral submissions at a public meeting or make written submissions to the City of London before the application is adopted or approved, the person or public body is not entitled to appeal the decision.
If a person or public body does not make oral submissions at a public meeting or make written submissions to the City of London before the proposed amendment is adopted or approved, the person or public body may not be added as a party to the hearing of an appeal before the Local Planning Appeal Tribunal unless, in the opinion of the Tribunal, there are reasonable grounds to add the person or public body as a party.

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

For more information about these matters, including information about appeal rights, contact Development Services, 6th floor, City Hall, 300 Dufferin Ave., London, ON, 519-930-3500, Monday to Friday, 8:30am-4:30pm.  The notices listed above indicate the office location of the files. Information for most subdivisions, condominiums, official plan amendments and zoning by-law amendments is also available at london.ca/planapps. Key maps for the lands described in these applications are not provided as they are available for review at the offices noted above.

*Please ensure you reference the File Number or address in all communications.

 

NOTICE

 

Notice of Disposal of Municipal Lands
Pursuant to City of London By-law A.-6151-17, notice is hereby given that the Municipal Council of The Corporation of the City of London at its meeting on December 10, 2019 declared the following lands to be surplus and now intends to dispose of them:
65 Brisbin Street, abutting the south side of 81 Brisbin Street, described as Part 2, Lot 94, Plan 484 C, containing an area of approximately 805 square feet.
If you need further information about this matter, please contact the Realty Services Division, at 519-661-5442 or realtyservices@london.ca

 

FOR YOUR INFORMATION

 

2019 Holiday Closures

The following City of London administrative offices will be closed from noon on Tuesday, December 24, 2019 until 8:30 a.m. on Thursday, January 2, 2020:

  • City Hall, 300 Dufferin Avenue (no access to the building due to maintenance work)
  • CitiPlaza, 355 Wellington Street, 2nd floor
    • Neighbourhood, Children and Fire Services with the exception of the services listed below
    • Parks and Recreation
    • Housing and Social Services(Ontario Works)
  • Courts Administration, Provincial Offences Office, 824 Dundas Street
  • Environmental and Parks Planning, 267 Dundas Street
  • Planning Division, 204/206 Dundas Street
  • Fire Administrative Offices 

 

Services Available During the Holidays

 

Aquatic Facilities:
December 24 and 31 the Canada Games Aquatic Centre and South London Community Pool will be closed at 11 a.m. Carling Heights Optimist Community Centre pool will be closed.

December 25, 26 and January 1, the Canada Games Aquatic Centre, Carling Heights Optimist Community Centre and the South London Pool will be closed.

For more information visit london.ca/aquatics.

Arenas and Outdoor Ice Rinks:
Arenas will be closed December 24 and 31 at 11 a.m. and all day December 25 and January 1. All arenas will be open December 26 from 4 p.m. to 11:30 p.m.  All arenas are open on December 27, 28, 29, and 30 and January 2. Call individual arenas for specific times related to public skating or refer to the online Skate Guide.
Victoria Park Ice Rink is open throughout the holidays (weather permitting) from 10 a.m. to 10 p.m.  The rink is closed for ice resurfacing from 5:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. daily.
Covent Garden Market Rotary Rink will be open (weather permitting) Monday to Thursday and Saturday from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m., Friday from 8 a.m. to 7 p.m. (Knights Games and special events at Budweiser Gardens until 7:30 p.m.), and Sundays 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Ice Rentals from noon on December 24 to January 2 at 8:30 a.m. book ice time online at london.ca/spectrum.

Community Centres:
All community centres, including Kiwanis Seniors’ Community Centre and Hamilton Road Seniors’ Centre & Community Centre are closed on December 25, 26 and January 1. During the holidays, hours will vary by Community Centre and by day. For details go to the Community Centres webpage or call 519-661-5575.

Recreation Programs & Customer Service:
City of London recreation programs and Seniors Satellites will not be running with the exception of advertised Day Camp opportunities on December 23,  27 and 30 and January 2-3. Registration for programs can be completed online at any time through london.ca/spectrum. 
Customer Service will be available via e-mail, phone and in-person:

Dec 27- 8:30 a.m. - 6 p.m. at Bostwick and 8:30 a.m.- 4:30 p.m. at Carling Heights

Dec 30- 9 a.m. – 6 p.m. at Bostwick and 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. at Citi Plaza

Dec 31- 8:30 a.m. – noon at Bostwick and Citi Plaza


Storybook Gardens:
Open December 22 and 23 (10 a.m.- 8 p.m.), December 24 and 26 (10 a.m. - 4 p.m.), Closed December 25. December 27-30 (open 10 a.m. - 8 p.m.), December 31 (open 10 a.m.- 4 p.m.), New Year’s Eve Hoopla (open 6 p.m. - 9 p.m., register with Recreation Customer Service program barcode 319028), January 1 (open 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.), January 2-4 (open 10 a.m. - 8 p.m.), January 5 (open 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.).

 

Social Services:
 
Applications for Ontario Works Assistance -
During the month of December, applications for Ontario Works assistance are scheduled through the Intake Screening Unit at 519-661-4520 Monday - Friday 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. and until 6:00 pm on Tuesday, December 17, 2019.  The Intake Screening Unit is closed on December 24 at 11:30 a.m. until 8:30 a.m. December 30, 2019.

The Ontario Works offices are OPEN:

December 24, 2019 8:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

December 30, 2019 8:30 a.m. –   4:30 p.m.

December 31, 2019 8:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

January 2 – 3, 2020 8:30 a.m. –   4:30 p.m.

Online applications for Ontario Works can be accessed at any time at https://saapply.mcss.gov.on.ca.

Case Status and Cheque Information for Ongoing Ontario Works Participants - Over the holiday period, as throughout the rest of the year, Ontario Works participants can access information about their case by calling the Interactive Voice Response (IVR) System at 1-800-808-2268. The IVR system is available 24 hours a day, seven days a week (24/7).

Children’s Services - Children’s Services will be closed from December 24, 2019 at noon until December 30, 2019 8:30am.  Children’s Services will be open December 30, and December 31, 2019 until noon.  Children’s Services will be closed from December 31, 2019 at noon until January 2, 2020 at 8:30 am. Online Applications for Child Care Fee Subsidy can be accessed anytime at https://www.london.ca/residents/children-youth/child-care/Pages/Child-Care-Fee-Subsidy.aspx.

Dearness Home - On call services available. Dearness Adult Day program closed December 25, 26 and January 1. Administration offices are closed December 24 and 31 at noon, December 25 - 26 and January 1.

Emergency Shelter and Food Services (Not a City service) - All emergency shelters remain open. Contact meal providers directly. For information on the name and telephone number of emergency shelters and meal program, call 519-661-4520. 

London Cares Homeless Response Services (Not a City service) - London Cares Street and Mobile Outreach phone service 519-667-CARE (2273).  Available 24/7. If you are concerned for someone’s well-being who may be experiencing homelessness, contact London Cares at 519-667-2273 (CARE).

Housing Services - including the Housing Access Centre at Citi Plaza, 355 Wellington St. Suite 248, will be closed at noon on December 24 until December 30 at 8:30 a.m. Open December 30 from 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. and December 31 at 8:30 a.m. until noon. Closed January 1.