Planning Applications

 
File # 22-04
District: COUNTY WIDE
Land Use By-law Text Amendment
 
Council initiative to consider amendments to the Land Use By-law to permit the development of accessory dwellings.

A Public Information Meeting was held September 20, 2022 at 6 pm in Council Chambers of the Municipal Complex. A recording of the presentation is available for viewing and input at the link below.

NEXT STEP: This application is currently under staff review.
 
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File # 21-21
District: 1
Summer Street and J Jordan Road, Canning
 
Parsons Green Developments have submitted an application to enter into a development to permit the development of a comprehensive neighbourhood development consisting of up to 6 apartment buildings containing up to 70 residential units each as well as 22 townhouse units for a total of 442 residential units. The subject properties are located southeast of the intersection of Summer Street and J Jordan Road (PID 55008627, 55354385, 55384796), Canning.

Municipal Council approved this application at its meeting on July 26, 2022. The decision of Council has been appealed to the Nova Scotia Utility and Review Board. Information related to the appeal can be found at https://nsuarb.novascotia.ca/ or by calling 902-424-4448 and referencing Matter No. M10723.
 
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File # 21-25
District: 1
5734 Highway 358, Scots Bay
 
File Update: This application has been converted from a rezoning to a development agreement. The nature of the proposal has not changed. The application from Julie Skaling proposes the development of a campground at 5734 Highway 358 (PID 55014534), Scots Bay.

A Public Information Meeting was held remotely and has been recorded. A recording of the presentation is available for viewing and input at the link below.

Next step: The application will be reviewed by Planning Advisory Committee at a date to be determined.
 
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File # 22-02
District: 1
Collins Road, Port Williams
 
Aaron Ewer of Halyard Developments has submitted an application on behalf of SAG Developments Inc. to develop a vacant parcel of land on the west side of Collins Road (PID 55037139), Port Williams. The proposal would permit a total of 127 residential units consisting of 3 apartment buildings having 33, 33 and 32 units each. A maximum height of 4 storeys is proposed. Additionally, 29 one unit dwellings are proposed.

A Public Information Meeting was held on March 30, 2022 in the Auditorium of the Village of Port Williams offices. A recording of the presentation is available for for playback and input at the link below.

NEXT STEP: This application is currently under staff review and will be brought forward to Planning Advisory Committee at a date to be determined.
 
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File # 22-07
District: 1
Sutton Road and Belcher Street, Port Williams
 
An application has been received from Michael Napier/Hayden Hopgood to permit the development of approximately 200 residential units in up to 3 separate, five-storey buildings as well as a one-storey neighbourhood commercial development on land near the intersection of Sutton Road and Belcher Street (PID 55030092, 55037915, 55534978, 55523153) Port Williams.

A Public Information Meeting was held remotely and has been recorded. A recording of the presentation is available for viewing and input at the link below.

NEXT STEP: This application is currently under staff review and will be brought forward to Planning Advisory Committee at a date to be determined.
 
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File # 22-23
District: 1
1441 Church Street, Port Williams
 
Application for a development agreement to permit a restaurant, event venue and increase commercial space at 1441 Church Street in Port Williams.

A Public Information Meeting was held on February 28, 2023 in the Auditorium of the Village of Port Williams offices. A recording of the presentation is available for for playback and input at the link below.

NEXT STEP: This application is currently under staff review and will be brought forward to Area Advisory Committee at a date to be determined.
 
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File # 21-12
District: 2
161 Saxon Street, Centreville
 
Planning application submitted by Eagle Crest Golf Course for a Land Use By-law text amendment to permit a one-unit dwelling as an accessory use to a golf course in the Commercial Recreation (P1) Zone.

A Public Information Meeting was held virtually on July 29, 2021. A recording of the presentation is available for viewing and input at the link below.

NEXT STEP: This application is currently under staff review.
 
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File # 21-24
District: 2
85 Middle Dyke Road, North Kentville
 
Application for a development agreement to permit a home-based business beyond the size permitted as-of-right in the underlying zone on the property located at 85 Middle Dyke Road (PID 55390694), North Kentville.

At its meeting on March 7, 2023, Municipal Council gave the application final consideration and approved the application. 

A Notice of Passing shall be published on March 14, 2023 in the Valley Journal-Advertiser, marking the start of a 14-day appeal period.  Information related to making an appeal can be found at www.nsuarb.novascotia.ca or by calling 902-424-4448.  
 
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File # 23-03
District: 2
McKittrick Road, North Kentville
 
Application to rezone a property on McKittrick Road in North Kentville from the Residential One and Two Unit (R2) Zone to the Residential Multi-Unit (R4) Zone to permit 6 x 16 unit (3 story) apartment buildings.

CORRECTION - the Public Information Meeting that was scheduled for April 5th 2023 will be rescheduled for a later date.

If you have any questions or would like to submit comments on this application, please contact:

Katie Ollmann - Planner
kollmann@countyofkings.ca
902-690-6173



 
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File # 20-16
District: 3
Hiltz Road, Garland
 
Application to rezone portions of five properties on Hiltz Road in Garland from the Rural Mixed Use (A2) Zone to the Rural Industrial (M3) Zone to permit salvage and scrap operation.

At its meeting on February 14, 2023, Municipal Council gave the application Second Reading and approved the application.

A Notice of Passing shall be published on February 21, 2023 in the Valley Journal-Advertiser and February 23, 2023 in the Annapolis Valley Register, marking the start of a 14-day appeal period. Information related to making an appeal can be found at www.nsuarb.novascotia.ca or by calling 902-424-4448.
 
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File # 22-14
District: 3
3278/3280 Long Point Road, Harbourville
 
Application for a development agreement to permit fixed roof overnight accommodations on property located at 3278 & 3280 Long Point Road, Harbourville.

This application is currently under staff review. 
 
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File # 22-14
District: 3
3278/3280 Long Point Road, Harbourville
 
Application for a development agreement to permit fixed roof overnight accommodations on property located at 3278 & 3280 Long Point Road, Harbourville.

This application is currently under staff review. 
 
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File # 21-23
District: 5
Highway 201, Greenwood
 
Mary D'entremont has applied for a land use by-law map amendment to rezone land from the Residential One and Two Unit (R2) Zone to the Residential Mixed Density (R3) Zone on property located in Greenwood, off of Highway 201.

The application was given first reading by Municipal Council on March 7, 2023.

NEXT STEP: A Public Hearing was approved by Municipal Council and is scheduled for April 4, 2023 at 6:00pm. The meeting will take place in Council Chambers and is open to the public. Members of the public can also listen or watch live at www.countyofkings.ca.


 
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File # 22-17
District: 5
1291 Highway 201, Greenwood
 
Planning Application to rezone a portion of the subject property to the Rural Industrial (M3) Zone. 

Public Information Meeting will be held on Wednesday March 29, 2023 at 7pm at the New Beginnings Center, 1151 Bridge Street, Greenwood. 




 
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File # 22-09
District: 6
7096 Highway 1, Coldbrook
 
Application to enter into a development agreement to permit Building and Construction Contractors use and Manufacturing use at 7096 Highway 1 in Coldbrook.

The application was given initial consideration by Municipal Council on March 7, 2023.

NEXT STEP: A Public Hearing was approved by Municipal Council and is scheduled for April 4, 2023 at 6:00pm. The meeting will take place in Council Chambers and is open to the public. Members of the public can also listen or watch live at www.countyofkings.ca.
 
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File # 23-02
District: 7
40 Rogers Lane, Aylesford Lake
 
Application to enter into a development agreement at 40 Rogers Lane in Aylesford Lake to remove existing cottage and replace with a 1 and 1/2 storey cottage.

This file is currently under staff review.
 
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File # 21-19
District: 8
9347 Commercial Street, New Minas
 
Robert Coldwell has submitted an application for a development agreement for 9347 Commercial Street, (PID 55210538), New Minas, to enable 2 additional residential units in an existing building.

Municipal Council approved this application at its meeting on October 4, 2022. The decision of Council has been appealed to the Nova Scotia Utility and Review Board. Information related to the appeal can be found at https://nsuarb.novascotia.ca/ or by calling 902-424-4448 and referencing Matter No. M10829.
 
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File # 22-24
District: 8
5352 Prospect Road, New Minas
 
A planning application to discharge the existing development agreement at 5352 Prospect Road, New Minas (PID 55199137) and rezone from the General Commercial (C1) zone to the Mixed Commercial Residential (C3) zone to enable group dwellings.

A Public Information Meeting was held on Tuesday, February 21 at 7:00 pm in the Boardroom at the Louis Millet Community Complex.


 
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File # 21-20
District: 9
1165 Black River Road, Black River Lake
 
Trissa Dunham, of Big Falls Fish Growers has submitted an application for a development agreement to enable an expansion at the fish farm located at 1165 Black River Road.

A Public Information Meeting was held virtually on October 4, 2021. A recording of the presentation is available for viewing and input at the link below.

NEXT STEP: This application is currently under staff review and will be brought forward to Planning Advisory Committee at a date to be determined.
 
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File # 22-03
District: 9
536 Sunken Lake Road, Sunken Lake
 
Chesley Long has applied for a development agreement to permit tourist accommodations at 536 Sunken Lake Road, Sunken Lake. The proposal is for up to 25 glamping vacation rental accommodations on the 5 acre property.

Municipal Council approved this application at its meeting on January 3, 2023. The decision of Council has been appealed to the Nova Scotia Utility and Review Board. Information related to the appeal can be found at https://nsuarb.novascotia.ca/ or by calling 902-424-4448 and referencing Matter No. M10965.
 
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File # 22-06
District: 9
11140 Highway 1, Lower Wolfville
 
Jerusha Young and Alan Connor have applied for a development agreement to permit 2 farm stay units on their agricultural property at 11140 Highway 1 in Lower Wolfville.

A Public Information Meeting was held remotely. A recording of the presentation is available for viewing and input at the link below.

NEXT STEP: This application is currently under staff review and will be brought forward to Planning Advisory Committee at a date to be determined.
 
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File # 22-08
District: 9
1459 Forest Hill Road, Forest Hill
 
Kenneth Rent has applied for a development agreement to permit tourist accommodations at 1459 Forest Hill Road in Forest Hill.

A Public Information Meeting was held remotely. A recording of the presentation is available for viewing and input at the link below.

NEXT STEP: This application is currently under staff review and will be brought forward to Planning Advisory Committee at a date to be determined.
 
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File # 22-19
District: 9
1299 Ridge Road, Wolfville Ridge
 
Application TO REZONE FROM THE RURAL MIXED USE (A2) ZONE TO THE RURAL COMMERCIAL (C4) ZONE to permit storage facilities and business offices on property located at 1299 Ridge Road (PID 55190854), Wolfville Ridge.

At its meeting on December 6, 2022, Municipal Council gave the application Second Reading and approved the application.

The decision of Council has been appealed to the Nova Scotia Utility and Review Board. Information related to the appeal can be found at https://nsuarb.novascotia.ca/ or by calling 902-424-4448 and referencing Matter No. M10929.
 
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File # 22-21
District: 9
Land Use By-law Text Amendment
 
Grand Pré Wines Ltd. have submitted a planning application for a Land Use By-law text amendment to permit Farm Supported Use in the Historic Hamlet of Grand Pré (A5) Zone, which would be applied to the entire zone. This proposal would permit the construction of a new production facility on (PID 55221949) to support the existing winery which is located on the adjacent parcel to the west of the subject property

The application was given first reading by Municipal Council on March 7, 2023.

NEXT STEP: A Public Hearing was approved by Municipal Council and is scheduled for April 4, 2023 at 6:00pm. The meeting will take place in Council Chambers and is open to the public. Members of the public can also listen or watch live at www.countyofkings.ca.

 
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File # 23-01
District: 9
Highway 1, Lockhartville
 
Application to rezone a portion of the subject property from the Rural Mixed Use (A2) Zone to the Rural Commercial (C4) Zone located at Highway 1, (PID 55227730) Lockhartville. 

This file is currently under staff review.
 
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File # 23-04
District: 9
11668 Highway 1, Grand Pre
 
Application to discharge an existing development agreement and enter into a new development agreement that would permit expansion of a non-conforming hotel.

A Public Information Meeting is scheduled for Wednesday, April 12, 2023 at 7:00pm at Horton Community Centre.  

 
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