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NOTICE OF PUBLIC INFORMATION MEETING - Electoral Area H - North Oyster / Diamond

Monday, June 19, 2023 at 6:00 PM to 8:30 PM

Monday, June 19, 2023 at 6:00 PM to 8:30 PM

Aggie Hall, 1110 1st Avenue, Ladysmith

REZONING APPLICATION NO. 03-H-16RS – 13271 Simpson Road

(Applicant: Schnitzer Streel)

NOTICE is hereby given that a Public Information Meeting will be held regarding proposed amendments to the Electoral Area H Zoning Bylaw, to establish a new I4- Industrial Recycling Zone and to permit metal recycling and other industrial uses on the subject property located at 13271 Simpson Road (PID: 008-903-603).

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The CVRD Board has requested a public information meeting be held to provide Schnitzer Steel an opportunity to present their rezoning application and for community members to become more familiar with the proposal, prior to further consideration by the CVRD Board.

Please note, this is not a public hearing. At the meeting, CVRD staff will introduce the application, the applicant will make a presentation, and there will be a moderated question and answer session.

Due to anticipated public interest, and to help the CVRD host an effective meeting, the CVRD respectfully requests written submissions, including questions and comments, be submitted to the CVRD in advance.

Written submissions may be sent via email to, noting “03-H-16RS” in the subject line along with your name and address, and relevant questions and comments, before 4:30 PM on Thursday, June 15, 2023. All submissions will form part of the public record. Please note that personal information, including phone numbers and email addresses should not be included in your submission, and other information protected under the Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act, will be redacted before being published on line by the CVRD.

Please note, this public information meeting will be held in-person and electronic participation is not available.

A summary of questions and answers addressed at the public information meeting will be made available on (under “Development Applications”) following the event.

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Lauren Wright, Planning Coordinator, Community Planning Division, Land Use Services

Department, Telephone: 250.746-2588 or Email:

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