Notice of Public Meeting and Complete Application – Amendment to Zoning By-law No. 38 3195 East Bayshore Road

TAKE NOTE that the City of Owen Sound has received a Zoning By-law Amendment Application as a Comprehensive Zoning By-law Amendment Application 2010-078 pursuant to Section 34 of the Town Planning Act, RSO 1990, c. P.13, as amended for the lands located at 3195 East Bayshore Road.

TAKE NOTE that the City of Owen Sound has determined this application to amend Zoning By-law No. 38 (ZBA 38) to be complete and will hold a public meeting to consider ZBA 38 on July 25, 2022 at 7:00 p.m., in the hall of the Council of the Town of Owen Sound, pursuant to section 34 of the Town Planning Act, RSO 1990, c. P.13, as amended.


The purpose of the application is to permit a residential development consisting of eight (8) six-storey apartment buildings with 89 units in each building for a total of 712 units. The proposal also includes the construction of three surface parking areas, two amenity buildings, an internal road network, on-site recreational facilities and landscaping.

The application has the effect of amending the zone categories and special provisions applying to the subject lands generally in accordance with the following:

Current area

Proposed area

  • Residential Low Density (R3) with Special Layout 14.55 and Holding Layout
  • Multiple residential (MR) with retention of title
  • Hazardous Grounds (ZH)
  • Multi Residential (MR) with Special Provision 14.XX and Holding
  • Hazardous Grounds (ZH)

The application also proposes to amend the zoning on the subject lands to allow for additional accessory uses and to establish location and building regulations, including for:

  1. Authorize accessory solar collector installations, accessory hives and a sales/rental office.
  2. Allow increased maximum building height.
  3. Acknowledge that the development will be considered as one lot for zoning purposes if it is the subject of a future consent or plan of condominium applications.


The lands in question are legally described as PLAN 838 LOT 53, 54 & PT LT 7. The lands are located at 3195 East Bayshore Road and are shown more particularly on the key map below.


When: Monday, July 25, 2022

Time: 7:00 p.m.

Location: Town Hall, Council Chamber
808 2n/a East Avenue, Owen Sound


Both oral and written comments will be considered at the public meeting. Written comments will be accepted until Monday, July 25, 2022 and may be submitted to Briana Bloomfield, City Clerk as follows:

Email: [email protected]

Regular mail: 808 2nd Avenue East, Owen Sound ON N4K 2H4

Written comments received by July 20, 2022 will be included on the Board meeting agenda which will be available for review on July 21, 2022 on the Board and Committees webpage.

If you wish to attend the public meeting in person, no registration is required. If you wish to participate in the public meeting electronically, you must contact the Town Clerk no later than Friday, July 22, 2022 at 4:30 p.m. at [email protected] or 519-376-4440 ext. 1247 to register to participate in the Public Meeting.

To ensure that your comments are understood and received before the Board makes a decision, we strongly encourage you to submit written comments before the public meeting, even if you intend to attend the public meeting.


Personal information is collected under the authority of the Town Planning Act and the Municipalities Act 2001, SO 2001, c. 25, as amended. The information collected will be used to complete the zoning by-law amendment process and will become part of the public record. Questions regarding this collection should be directed to Briana Bloomfield, City Clerk.


For more information on this, including information on appeal rights, please contact Sabine Robard, Planning Division by email at [email protected] or by phone at 519-376-4440 ext. 1236 during regular business hours (8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.), or by visiting: A copy of the proposed zoning by-law amendment is available on the website, along with supplemental plans, background studies, and reports submitted with the application.

The public meeting and all Council proceedings can be viewed live on Rogers Cable TV or on the Rogers TV website or viewed during and after the meeting on the City Council and Committees web page.

If you own a building with 7 or more units, please post this notice in a location visible to all residents.

If you wish to be notified of the Corporation of the City of Owen Sound’s decision regarding the proposed zoning by-law amendment, you must submit a written request to The Corporation of the City of Owen Sound at the address listed below.

If a person or public body would otherwise have the opportunity to appeal the Corporation of the City of Owen Sound’s decision to the Planning Tribunal of Ontario, but the person or body public does not make oral submissions at a public meeting or make written submissions to the Corporation of the City of Owen Sound before the by-law is passed, the person or public body has not the right to appeal the decision.

If a person or public body does not make oral representations at a public meeting, or does not make written representations to the Corporation of the City of Owen Sound before the passage of the by-law, the person or A public body cannot be added as a party to an appeal hearing before the Ontario Lands Tribunal unless, in the opinion of the Tribunal, there are reasonable grounds to do so.

Any person may attend the public meeting and present oral and/or written observations in favor or against the proposed requests. All submissions will become part of the public record.

DATED AT the town of Owen Sound this 4e july day 2022

Jamie Eckenswiller, CHA
Assistant Registrar
Town of Owen Sound
808 2n/a East Avenue
Phone: 519-376-1440 ext. 1235
Fax: 519-371-0511
[email protected]

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