Notice of Informal Hearing: DVP 2019-007 for 155 Pine Avenue

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that an Informal Hearing by the Council for the District of Sparwood will be held on
June 4, 2019 at 6:00 pm in the Community Hall (upstairs in the Leisure Centre), 367 Pine Avenue, Sparwood, to consider issuance of Development Variance Permit 2019-007 to vary Section 3.2.2.C.(i) of Zoning Bylaw No. 264, 1981 to decrease the minimum side yard for an accessory building from 1.52 m (5 ft) to 0.6 m (2 ft).

Applicant:              Michael Kaus

Location:              155 Pine Avenue

Legal Description:   Lot 11 Block 1 DL 4589 Kootenay District Plan 3099

Purpose:                 To construct a garage in the rear of the property

Copies of the draft Development Variance Permit and related materials may be reviewed online at or at the Municipal Office, 136 Spruce Avenue, Sparwood, B.C., during regular office hours of 8:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. local time, Monday to Friday from Wednesday, May 22 – Tuesday, June 4, 2019.  

All persons who believe that their interest is affected by the proposed variance shall be afforded a reasonable opportunity to be heard in person, by a representative, or by written submission on the matters contained within DVP 2019-007 at the Informal Hearing. 

Written submissions may be sent to the District of Sparwood, Box 520, Sparwood, BC V0B 2G0. Electronic submissions by email should be sent to Please note that due to potential email issues, all submissions sent by email should be confirmed by phone at the number listed below. These submissions must be received by no later than 12:00 p.m. on Tuesday, June 4, 2019 to ensure their availability to Council at the Informal Hearing.  All submissions must include your name and street address and are considered public information, pursuant to the Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act.

Additional information may be obtained by contacting the Planning Department at 136 Spruce Avenue,
250 .425.6271, or by email at