NOTICE OF THE PASSING OF A DEVELOPMENT CHARGES BY-LAW

Posted On Thursday August 29, 2019

TOWN OF GRAVENHURST

 

NOTICE OF THE PASSING OF A

DEVELOPMENT CHARGES BY-LAW BY

THE TOWN OF GRAVENHURST

 

TAKE NOTICE that the Council of the Town of Gravenhurst passed Development Charge By-law No. 2019-52 on the 13th day of August, 2019, under Section 2 of the Development Charges Act, 1997.

AND TAKE NOTICE that any person or organization may appeal to the Local Planning Appeal Tribunal under Section 14 of the Act, in respect of the Development Charges By-laws, by filing with the Director of Legislative Services/Clerk of the Town of Gravenhurst on or before the 23rd of September, 2019, a notice of appeal setting out the objection to the By-law and the reasons supporting the objection. Appeals filed with the Office of the Clerk, 3-5 Pineridge Gate, Gravenhurst ON, P1P 1Z3 will be accepted on or before the 23rd of September, 2019. The appellant is advised to contact the Local Planning Appeal Tribunal to access required forms and applicable Provincial fees.

The charges in the aforementioned by-law will apply to all new residential and non-residential development, subject to certain terms, conditions and limited exemptions as identified therein. 

Municipal-wide development charges are levied against new development to pay for the increased capital costs related to the provision of such municipal services as library, parks and recreation, general government, municipal parking, fire protection, public works and roads and related services. Schedules A-1, A-2, B-1 and B-2 below set out the development charge rates applicable throughout the Town of Gravenhurst. 

Development charges are imposed on the development of all lands located within the geographic boundary of the Town of Gravenhurst. Maps of the Town are available on the Town website at www.gravenhurst.ca.

The development charges imposed under the By-law come into effect on the 20th day of August, 2019. Copies of the complete Development Charge By-law are available for examination during regular business hours (weekdays from 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.) in the Town offices located at 3-5 Pineridge Gate, Gravenhurst ON, P1P 1Z3 and on the website at www.gravenhurst.ca.

For further information, please contact the Clerk’s Office at 705-687-3412 ext. 237.

Dated at the Town of Gravenhurst, 14th day of August, 2019.

 

Kayla Thibeault, Director of Legislative Services/Clerk

Town of Gravenhurst

3-5 Pineridge Gate

Gravenhurst, ON

P1P 1Z3

 

Attached Document: Town of Gravenhurst Schedule of Development Charges, August 2019