Development Variance Permit 2017-007: 182 Hemlock Road

Council for the District of Sparwood will at the Regular Meeting at 7:00 p.m. on August 21, 2017 consider Development Variance Permit 2017-007 for 182 Hemlock Road (Lot 4 BK 3 DL 4589 Kootenay District Plan 3099 PID 014-981-572) as shown on the reverse of this notice to:

Vary Zoning Bylaw No. 264, 1984 to:

  1. Vary Section 3.2.2.B.(i) to reduce the required front yard setback to 6.35 metres (20.83 feet), a reduction of 1.27 metres (4.17 feet), for the purposes of a front entrance addition and a deck.

Applicant: Grant Chardonnens

Address: 182 Hemlock Road, Sparwood, B.C., V0B2G0

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 2017-007 at the Regular Council Meeting. 

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 August 21 to ensure their availability to Council at the Regular Meeting. 

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.

The staff report for this application is available here and the attachments are available here. A second staff report will be prepared in advance of the August 21 Council Meeting and that will be included as part of the Council agenda, which will be posted here. This information may also be inspected 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 July 26, 2017 – August 21, 2017.

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

Schedule A below illustrates the proposed improvements.