Planning Applications

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

A Public Information Meeting was held Tuesday, September 20th 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.
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If you have any questions or comments related to this application, please contact:
Laura Mosher
Manager - Planning and Development Services
lmosher@countyofkings.ca
902-690-6102
File # 21-21  
District: 1
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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If you have any questions or comments related to this application, please contact:
Laura Mosher
Manager - Planning and Development Services
lmosher@countyofkings.ca
902-690-6102
File # 21-25  
District: 1
A planning application for a land use by-law map amendment to rezone the property located at 5734 Highway 358 (PID 5014534), Scots Bay from the Rural Mixed Use (A2) Zone to the Commercial Recreation (P1) for the purpose of developing a campground has been submitted by Julie Skaling.

A Public Information Meeting was held remotely and has been recorded. A video of the meeting can be accessed below. The purpose of the recording is to provide information on the proposals and the policies used to assess the application as well as to seek feedback from the public.
Next step: The application will be reviewed by Planning Advisory Committee at a date to be determined.

Click here to view the presentation video
 
 
If you have any questions or comments related to this application, please contact:
Laura Mosher
Manager - Planning and Development Services
lmosher@countyofkings.ca
902-690-6102
File # 21-27  
District: 1
Dwayne Mailman has applied to permit 5 tourist cabins at 1439 Baxters Harbour Road.

The application was reviewed by Planning Advisory Committee on October 11, 2022 and received a recommendation to APPROVE the application. The application was given INITIAL CONSIDERATION by Municipal Council at its meeting on November 1 at 6pm.

Next step: A Public Hearing was approved and is scheduled for December 6, 2022 at 6pm. This meeting will be held IN COUNCIL CHAMBERS AND IS OPEN TO THE PUBLIC. Members of the public can also listen/watch live at www.countyofkings.ca.

 
 
If you have any questions or comments related to this application, please contact:
Mark Fredericks
Planner - Planning and Development Services
mfredericks@countyofkings.ca
902-690-6276
File # 22-02  
District: 1
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.

This application is currently under review.
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If you have any questions or comments related to this application, please contact:
Laura Mosher
Manager - Planning and Development Services
lmosher@countyofkings.ca
902-690-6102
File # 22-07  
District: 1
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.

The application is currently under review.
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If you have any questions or comments related to this application, please contact:
Laura Mosher
Manager - Planning and Development Services
lmosher@countyofkings.ca
902-690-6102
File # 21-12  
District: 2
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 Hearing for this application is scheduled for December 6, 2022 at 6 pm in Council Chambers of the Municipal Complex located at 181 Coldbrook Village Park Drive.

 
 
If you have any questions or comments related to this application, please contact:
Katie Ollmann
Planner - Planning and Development Services
kollmann@countyofkings.ca
902-690-6173
File # 21-24  
District: 2
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.

A Public Information Meeting was held remotely and has been recorded. A video of the meeting can be accessed below.

The application is currently under review.
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If you have any questions or comments related to this application, please contact:
Mark Fredericks
Planner - Planning and Development Services
mfredericks@countyofkings.ca
902-690-6276
File # 22-20  
District: 2
Application for a 61 meter telecommunications tower located behind the Green Diamond Equipment building at 1105 Highway 359, Steam Mill.

A public meeting was held at the Centreville Community Hall on September 14, 2022.
The application was reviewed by Planning Advisory Committee on November 8, 2022 and received a recommendation to APPROVE the application.

Next Step: The application is scheduled to be considered by Municipal Council at its meeting on December 6, 2022 at 6pm. This meeting will be held IN COUNCIL CHAMBERS AND IS OPEN TO THE PUBLIC. Members of the public can also listen/watch live at www.countyofkings.ca.

 
 
If you have any questions or comments related to this application, please contact:
Mark Fredericks
Planner - Planning and Development Services
mfredericks@countyofkings.ca
902-690-6276
File # 22-14  
District: 3
Application FOR A DEVELOPMENT AGREEMENT to permit fixed roof overnight accommodations on property located at 3278 & 3280 Long Point Road, Harbourville.

 
 
If you have any questions or comments related to this application, please contact:
Mark Fredericks
Planner - Planning and Development Services
mfredericks@countyofkings.ca
902-690-6276
File # 21-23  
District: 5
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.

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If you have any questions or comments related to this application, please contact:
Mark Fredericks
Planner - Planning and Development Services
mfredericks@countyofkings.ca
902-690-6276
File # 22-11  
District: 5
Application from Terra Beata Farms Ltd. for a DEVELOPMENT AGREEMENT to permit a change in a non-conforming use in a non-conforming structure on property located at 34 Sun Valley Drive (PID 55374086), Aylesford

A Public Information Meeting was held on May 10th, 2022 and has been recorded. A video of the meeting can be accessed below to provide information on the proposals and the policies used to assess the application as well as to seek feedback from the public.

If you have any questions or would like to submit comments on this application, please contact:
Click here to view the presentation video
 
 
If you have any questions or comments related to this application, please contact:
Laura Mosher
Manager - Planning and Development Services
lmosher@countyofkings.ca
902-690-6102
File # 22-22  
District: 5
Licia Wack of Greenwood Recycling Inc. has applied for a Land Use By-Law Map amendment to have the property located at 1070 Central Ave (PID#55109250) in Greenwood rezoned from the Mixed Commercial Residential Zone (C3) to the General Commercial (C1) Zone. The proposal would permit Storefront Recycling Uses, which has been ongoing on the property since 2001 . The zoning was changed in the 2050 Plan to Mixed Commercial Residential (C3) Zone from General Commercial (C1) Zone, which does not permit the existing Storefront Recycling Use.

The application is currently under review.

 
 
If you have any questions or comments related to this application, please contact:
Katie Ollmann
Planner - Planning and Development Services
kollmann@countyofkings.ca
902-690-6173
File # 22-09  
District: 6
Planning application for a development agreement to permit a landscaping business and outdoor commercial display of modular homes on property located at 7096 Highway 1 (PID 55153696) Coldbrook.

A Public Information Meeting was held on April 27th, 2022. A recording of the presentation can be viewed below.

The application is currently under review.
Click here to view the presentation video
 
 
If you have any questions or comments related to this application, please contact:
Katie Ollmann
Planner - Planning and Development Services
kollmann@countyofkings.ca
902-690-6173
File # 22-13  
District: 6
Application for a land use by-law map amendment to rezone the properties located at 5783 and 5811 Highway #1 (PIDs 55158273 and 55379507), Cambridge, from the Residential One and Two Unit (R2) Zone to the Residential Multi-Unit (R4) Zone.

A Public Information Meeting is scheduled for 6:00PM Monday, June 13th, 2022 at the Cambridge Community Centre - 5961 Highway #1, Cambridge, to provide information on the proposals and the policies used to assess the application as well as to seek feedback from the public. A recording of the meeting presentation will be made available following the meeting.

If you have any questions or would like to submit comments on this application, please contact:
Click here to view the presentation video
 
 
If you have any questions or comments related to this application, please contact:
Katie Ollmann
Planner - Planning and Development Services
kollmann@countyofkings.ca
902-690-6173
File # 22-16  
District: 6
Bruce Beaton has applied to rezone a property in the Residential One and Two Unit (R2) Zone to the Residential Mixed Density (R3) Zone, to permit the existing 3 unit building on property located at 2853 Lovett Road, Coldbrook.

The application was reviewed by Planning Advisory Committee on November 8, 2022 and received a recommendation to APPROVE the application.

Next Step: The application is scheduled to be given FIRST READING by Municipal Council at its meeting on December 6, 2022 at 6pm. This meeting will be held IN COUNCIL CHAMBERS AND IS OPEN TO THE PUBLIC. Members of the public can also listen/watch live at www.countyofkings.ca.

 
 
If you have any questions or comments related to this application, please contact:
Mark Fredericks
Planner - Planning and Development Services
mfredericks@countyofkings.ca
902-690-6276
File # 21-19  
District: 8
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.


 
 
If you have any questions or comments related to this application, please contact:
Laura Mosher
Manager - Planning and Development Services
lmosher@countyofkings.ca
902-690-6102
File # 21-20  
District: 9
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.

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If you have any questions or comments related to this application, please contact:
Mark Fredericks
Planner - Planning and Development Services
mfredericks@countyofkings.ca
902-690-6276
File # 22-03  
District: 9
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.

The application was reviewed by Planning Advisory Committee on November 8, 2022 and received a recommendation to APPROVE the application.

Next Step: The application is scheduled to be given FIRST READING by Municipal Council at its meeting on December 6, 2022 at 6pm. This meeting will be held IN COUNCIL CHAMBERS AND IS OPEN TO THE PUBLIC. Members of the public can also listen/watch live at www.countyofkings.ca.

 
 
If you have any questions or comments related to this application, please contact:
Mark Fredericks
Planner - Planning and Development Services
mfredericks@countyofkings.ca
902-690-6276
File # 22-06  
District: 9
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.
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If you have any questions or comments related to this application, please contact:
Mark Fredericks
Planner - Planning and Development Services
mfredericks@countyofkings.ca
902-690-6276
File # 22-08  
District: 9
Kenneth Rent has applied for a development agreement to permit tourist accommodations at 1459 Forest Hill Road in Forest Hill.
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If you have any questions or comments related to this application, please contact:
Mark Fredericks
Planner - Planning and Development Services
mfredericks@countyofkings.ca
902-690-6276
File # 22-12  
District: 9
Application for a Land Use By-law Text Amendment to list Existing Forest Industry Uses as a permitted use in the Agricultural (A1) Zone.

The property requiring the amendment (which will be enabled across the A1 Zone) is SG Levy & Sons at 1104 Gaspereau River Road (PID 55219166, 55219158, 55235915), Melanson. A Public Information was held on Thursday, August 4th, at 6 pm at the Melanson Community Hall located at 1289 Gaspereau River Road. The Meeting was held to present the application to the public, review the applicable policies of the Municipal Planning Strategy and to seek initial feedback. A recording of the presentation is available for viewing and will remain posted for a minimum of 30 days.

Click here to view the presentation video
 
 
If you have any questions or comments related to this application, please contact:
Laura Mosher
Manager - Planning and Development Services
lmosher@countyofkings.ca
902-690-6102
File # 2215  
District: 9
Michael Gnemmi has applied for a development agreement to permit an event venue at 339 Old Post Road, Hortonville.

A Public Information Meeting was held remotely and has been recorded. A video of the meeting can be accessed below to provide information on the proposal and the policies used to assess the application as well as to seek feedback from the public.
Click here to view the presentation video
 
 
If you have any questions or comments related to this application, please contact:
Mark Fredericks
Planner - Planning and Development Services
mfredericks@countyofkings.ca
902-690-6276
File # 22-19  
District: 9
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.

The application is currently under review.

Next step:

The application will be reviewed by Planning Advisory Committee/Area Advisory Committee at a date to be determined.
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If you have any questions or comments related to this application, please contact:
Laura Mosher
Manager - Planning and Development Services
lmosher@countyofkings.ca
902-690-6102
File # 22-21  
District: 9
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 is currently under review.

 
 
If you have any questions or comments related to this application, please contact:
Katie Ollmann
Planner - Planning and Development Services
kollmann@countyofkings.ca
902-690-6173