Public Hearing for Zoning Bylaw Amendment 1252

Notice is hereby given that a Public Hearing will be held on Tuesday May 7, 2019 at 5:45 p.m. in Council Chambers (located at 136 Spruce Avenue) to consider a proposed amendment to the District of Sparwood “Zoning Bylaw No. 264, 1981”.

In general terms, Bylaw 1252 cited as "Zoning Bylaw No. 264, 1981 Amendment Bylaw 1252, 2019” will add ‘child care facility’ as a permitted use in the C-1 C.B.D. Commercial Zone.


Centennial Ventures applied to include child care facility as a permitted use at 127 Centennial Square.

Property Affected:

The District is considering including child care facility as a permitted use in the entire
C-1 C.B.D. Commercial zone, as opposed to limiting it to the applied for address.

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 May 7, 2019 to ensure their availability to Council at the Public 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.

The above bylaw, related staff reports and background information may be inspected at the Municipal Office, 136 Spruce Avenue, Sparwood, B.C., from April 17, 2019 – May 7, 2019 during regular office hours of 8:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. local time, Monday to Friday. Please note the office will be closed on April 19 and April 22, 2019.