Saturday, August 29, 2009

Public Hearing on Westminster Pier

On Monday, September, 14, 2009 at 7:00 p.m., a Public Hearing is scheduled for:

1. Westminster Pier

(a) Official Community Plan Designation Amendment Bylaw No. 7330, 2009 [a Bylaw to amend Official Community Plan Designation Bylaws No. 5647, 1987 and 6476, 1998 re: Westminster Pier]

(b) Zoning Amendment Bylaw No. 7331, 2009 [a Bylaw to amend Zoning Bylaw No. 6680, 2001 re: Westminster Pier]

2. Zoning Amendment Bylaw No. 7334, 2009 [a Bylaw to Amend Zoning Bylaw No. 6680, 2001 re: Method of Measuring Building Height]

Monday, August 17, 2009

Public Meeting about Downtown Waterfront Park

The City of New Westminster invites you to a public meeting on August 26th, 2009 from 4-7 pm in the Foyer of City Hall to register your opinions regarding the amendment of the Official Community Plan to allow a park on the Downtown waterfront at 224 Front Street. This meeting will give an opportunity for attendees to state whether or not they support the park in concept and any ideas they have for the park plan.

For those who cannot attend, written submissions can be submitted to the Development Services Department by 4:30pm on Friday, August 28, 2009. Submissions can be sent to Development Services Department - Planning Division, 511 Royal Avenue, New Westminster, BC V3L 1H9 (Fax: 604.527.4511).

Friday, August 7, 2009

Special General Meeting, August 26

Wednesday, August 26, 2009
7:30 pm
Holy Trinity Cathedral – Parish Hall
514 Carnarvon Street
New Westminster

Please note the change of time to 7:30.

Stephen Scheving has agreed to speak to us about the rezoning for the St. Mary's site to allow for an elementary school and park, and the Westminster Pier site for a park and amenities. The later time is to allow Stephen to get there as he has a prior engagement.

The city has requested that we submit our thoughts and opinions on these two matters by noon Tuesday, September 8 for the Public Hearing on the Westminster Pier site on September 14, and by August 28th for the St.Mary's site for inclusion in a report to Council. Our next regularly scheduled meeting is not until the AGM on September 23rd, after both deadlines.