Sturgeon County's Proposed Land Use Bylaw

Council is requesting public input on the proposed Land Use Bylaw 1385/17.

The Public Hearing was officially opened on Feb. 28, 2017 and will remain open until Tuesday, Mar. 28th 2017  at 1:30 p.m. at  the Morinville Community Cultural Centre, 9502-100 Ave in Morinville, for final verbal presentations.

During this period, Sturgeon County will accept inputs in writing.

Please send your input to legislativeservices@sturgeoncounty.ca.

 


For answers to frequently asked questions, please see Land Use Bylaw Background Information.

 

For a summary of the changes, please see Key Components of the Proposed Land Use Bylaw.


Proposed Land Use Bylaw Map


Land Use Bylaw Public Engagement

April 2015: Stakeholder survey (24 responses) and resident online surveys (215 responses).

 

Spring 2015: Public Open Houses (4)

  • May 13, 2015: Cardiff Hall from 2-8 p.m. 28 people registered with about 60 residents in attendance.
  • May 14, 2015: Gibbons from 6:30-8:30 p.m. 18 participants registered.
  • May 20, 2015: Sturgeon Valley Hunters Green Golf Course Club House from 2-8:30 p.m. 20 registered participants, with about 40 attending.
  • May 21, 2015: Riviere Qui Barre School Gym 6:30-8:30 p.m. 42 registered, more than 100 attending.

173 LUB Comment Booklets were completed by Public Open House participants.

Other public engagement meetings:

  • February 2016: Presentation, Q&A with Economic Development Advisory Board.
  • April 20, 2016: Information booth at County Centre Community Meeting
  • August 5, 2016: Information booth at Culinary Cookout
  • October 19, 2016: Information booth at Calahoo Hall Community Meeting
  • November 2, 2016: Information booth at Namao Hall Community Meeting
  • November 10, 2016: Stakeholder Information Sessions for the Draft Land Use Bylaw (16 attendees)
  • November 28, 2016: Public Input to Draft LUB (60 attendees)
  • January 2017: Municipal Planner Information Session for Draft LUB (St. Albert, Morinville, Fort Saskatchewan and Edmonton attended)

Other ways we got word out to the public:

 

  • County webpage
  • County Twitter (tweets started  Nov. 1, 2016)
  • Newspaper ads
  • Utility bill mailouts (June & October 2016)
  • Road signs
  • Signs and handouts at County Centre and other public County buildings