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Proposed Municipal Plan Amendment Re: Policies Related to Green Energy Development

26-Jun-2019

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PROPOSED MUNICIPAL PLAN AMENDMENT

 

RE: POLICIES RELATED TO GREEN ENERGY DEVELOPMENT

 

Public Notice is hereby given that the Common Council of The City of Saint John intends to consider an amendment to the Municipal Development Plan which would include amendments to the Municipal Plan policies including amending Sections 2.4 The Rural Areas, 2.5 Lands Common to the Primary Development Area and The Rural Areas, 7.8 Energy Efficiency and subsections 3.6.1 Rural Resource and 3.7.1 Parks and Natural Areas in addition to other relevant subsections and policies in order to facilitate Green Energy Developments.

A public presentation of the proposed amendment will take place at a regular meeting of Common Council on Monday, July 8, 2019 in the Ludlow Room, 8th floor of City Hall.

REASON FOR CHANGE:

To facilitate the ability to construct green energy projects involving wind and solar in limited designations in the Municipal Plan.

Written objections to the proposed amendment may be made to the Council, in care of the undersigned, by August 7, 2019. Enquiries may be made at the office of the Common Clerk or Growth and Community Development Services, City Hall, 15 Market Square, Saint John, N.B. between the hours of 8:30 a.m. and 4:30 p.m., Monday through Friday, inclusive, holidays excepted.

Jonathan Taylor, Common Clerk
658-2862

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