City of Kelowna

Public Hearing​


Meeting #:
Tuesday, February 16, 2016
6:00 P.m. - 10:00 P.m.
Council Chamber
City Hall, 1435 Water Street

Visited1.Call to Order


(a)    The purpose of this Hearing is to consider certain bylaws which, if adopted, shall amend Kelowna 2030 - Official Community Plan Bylaw No. 10500 and Zoning Bylaw No. 8000.

(b)   All persons who believe that their interest in property is affected by the proposed bylaws shall be afforded a reason­able opportunity to be heard or to present written submissions respecting matters contained in the bylaws that are the subject of this hearing.  This Hearing is open to the public and all representations to Council form part of the public record.  A live audio feed may be broadcast and recorded by Castanet.

(c)   All information, correspondence, petitions or reports that have been received concerning the subject bylaws have been made available to the public.  The correspondence and petitions received after February 2, 2016 (date of notification) are available for inspection during the course of this hearing and are located on the information table in the foyer of the Council Chamber.

d)   Council debate on the proposed bylaws is scheduled to take place during the Regular Council meeting after the conclusion of this Hearing. It should be noted, however, that for some items a final decision may not be able to be reached tonight.

(e)   It must be emphasized that Council will not receive any representation from the applicant or members of the public after conclusion of this Public Hearing.

Visited2.Notification of Meeting

The City Clerk will provide information as to how the Hearing was publicized.​

Visited3.22075 KLO Road, BL11188 (TA15-0010) & BL11189 (Z15-0045) - Eva LinttellAttachment Icon
To consider a Staff recommendation to NOT rezone the subject property to facilitate agri-tourist accommodations on the subject property and to consider a Staff recommendation to NOT amend the Zoning Bylaw to increase agri-tourist accommodation from the allowable five to a maximum of ten units.
Visited3.31889 Spall Road, BL11190 (OCP15-0001) & BL11191 (Z15-0002) - Simple Pursuits Inc.Attachment Icon
To rezone the subject property and amend the Official Community Plan designation to alter potential tenant mix for an existing commercial building.
Visited3.4BL11192 (TA15-0015) - Amendments to the RU6 - Two Dwelling Housing ZoneAttachment Icon
To amend the Zoning Bylaw by amending the RU6 – Two Dwelling Housing to allow duplex units with party wall agreements, develop provisions for small lot duplex housing on a pilot project basis and remove mention of the unused RU6h zone.
Visited3.7619 McClure Road, BL11196 (Z15-0061) - Folio Building Group Inc.Attachment Icon

The applicant is requesting permission to rezone the subject property from RU1 – Large Lot Housing to RU2 – Medium Lot Housing in order to facilitate a subdivision of the parcel into two lots.

Visited3.95008 South Ridge Drive, BL11198 (Z15-0064) - Emil Anderson Construction Co. Ltd. et alAttachment Icon
To rezone the subject property from C1 – Local Commercial to C2 – Neighbourhood Commercial to allow additional commercial uses on the property.
Visited3.101170 Highway 33 W, BL11199 (Z15-0041) - Kneller Holdings Ltd.Attachment Icon

To rezone the subject property from RU1 – Large Lot Housing to RM3 – Low Density Multiple Housing to allow for a 78-unit multiple family residential project located on the subject property.

Visited5.Procedure on each Bylaw Submission

(a)​     Brief description of the application by City Staff (Land Use Management);

(b)     The Chair will request that the City Clerk indicate all information, correspondence, petitions or reports received for the record.

(c)     The applicant is requested to make representation to Council regarding the project and is encouraged to limit their presentation to 15 minutes.

(d)     The Chair will call for representation from the public in attendance as follows:

    (i)     The microphone at the public podium has been provided for any person(s) wishing to make representation at the Hearing.

     (ii)     The Chair will recognize ONLY speakers at the podium.

     (iii)     Speakers are encouraged to limit their remarks to 5 minutes, however, if they have additional information they may address Council again after all other members of the public have been heard a first time.

(e)     Once the public has had an opportunity to comment, the applicant is given an opportunity to respond to any questions raised.  The applicant is requested to keep the response to a total of 10 minutes maximum.

(f)     Questions by staff by members of Council must be asked before the Public Hearing is closed and not during debate of the bylaw at the Regular Meeting, unless for clarification.

(g)     Final calls for respresentation (ask three times).  Unless Council directs that the Public Hearing on the bylaw in question be held open, the Chair shall state to the gallery that the Public Hearing on the Bylaw is closed.

Note:  Any applicant or member of the public may use visual aids (e.g. photographs, sketches, slideshows, etc.) to assist in their presentation or questions.  The computer and ELMO document camera at the public podium are available.  Please ask staff for assistance prior to your item if required.