June 12, 2015 Committee of Adjustment Minutes
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M I N U T E S

of the

COMMITTEE OF ADJUSTMENT HEARING

for the
TOWNSHIP OF THE ARCHIPELAGO
held on
Friday, June 12, 2015
at
The Township of The Archipelago's Council Chamber


MEMBERS PRESENT:

P. Frost, Chair
P. Ketchum
G. Andrews
T. Lundy
G. French
K. Williams
J. Pepperell
I. Mead
G. Walker

STAFF PRESENT:

C. Henderson, Secretary-Treasurer
S. Kaegi, Chief Administrative Officer
R. Hachigian, Chief Building Official
J. Nawroth, Assistant Secretary-Treasurer

APOLOGIES:

T. Christie

1.   Meeting Called to Order

The meeting was called to order at 11:07 a.m.

2.   Approval of Agenda

Resolution 15-06-ADJ-01

Moved by T. Lundy
Seconded by J. Pepperell

NOW THEREFORE BE IT RESOLVED that the agenda for the June 12, 2015, Committee of Adjustment hearing be approved.

Disposition Carried

3.   Disclosure of Conflict of Interest

Nil

4.   Adoption of Minutes

Resolution 15-06-ADJ-02

Moved by G. Andrews
Seconded by J. Pepperell

NOW THEREFORE BE IT RESOLVED that the minutes of the Committee of Adjustment meeting held on November 14, 2014, be approved.

Disposition Carried

5.   Hearing of Minor Variance Applications

i)   KELLY, Robert and Elsie – Application No. A04-15

Concession 4, Part Lots 29 and 30, being Part 1 on Plan 42R-4840, Part 1 on Plan 42R-15118, Parts 1 and 2 on Plan 42R-10707, Part 1 on Plan 42R-10535, together with Part 1 on Plan 42R-11754,
In the geographic Township of Harrison

148 South Shore Road

PURPOSE AND EFFECT OF THE APPLICATION:

The applicant is seeking relief from Section 6.1.3f) Minimum Side Yard Setback, of the Township's Comprehensive Zoning By-law No. A2000-07, as amended, which stipulates that the Minimum Side Yard Setback, is 6 metres (20 feet).

The purpose of the proposed application is to permit a variance of 5.4 metres (18 feet) from the Minimum Side Yard Setback. The effect of the proposed variance would be to allow a 112 square metre (1200 square feet) garage to be constructed in an area, and have a setback of 0.6 metres (2 feet) at one corner of the building.

The owners have stated that the variance is being sought because it is the only possible location to place the garage, and the area is backed by a rock wall that is between 1.5 metres (5 feet) and 4.6 metres (15 feet) high and sloping.

Cale Henderson; Planner, explained the nature of the application. Mr. and Mrs. Kelly attended in support of the application.

Resolution 15-06-ADJ-03

Moved by G. French
Seconded by T. Lundy

Application No. A04-15, to grant a variance from Section 6.1.3f) Minimum Side Yard Setback, to allow for the construction of a 112 square metre (1200 square feet) garage, which would have a side yard setback of 0.6 metres (2 feet) at one corner of the building, be approved, subject to the following:

i)  the garage shall have no opening on any part of the building that is within 1.2 metres of the lot line, in order to comply with the Ontario Building Code.

Disposition Carried

ii)   EATON, George and Terrie – Application No. A02-15

Part of Island B-654, being Location LY32, designated as Part Parcel 10853 PSSS, in front of the geographic Township of Cowper

1 B-654 Island

PURPOSE AND EFFECT OF THE APPLICATION:

The applicants are seeking relief from 'Section 5.3i) Boathouses and Boatports of the Township's Comprehensive Zoning By-law No. A2000-07, as amended. A minimum lot area of 8000 square metres (2 acres) and 100 metres (328 feet) of frontage is required in order to permit the construction of a boathouse. This property is 0.68 hectares (1.68 acres) in size, which includes the portion of Crown Reserve fronting the property, and has approximately 82 metres (269 feet) of frontage.

The purpose of the proposed application is to permit a boathouse, on this 0.68 hectare (1.68 acre) parcel of land. The effect of the proposed variance would be to allow the 44.59 square metre (480 square feet) boathouse to remain on the property.

The variance is being sought because the owners acquired the boathouse and placed it on the property, and are now seeking permission to permit the boathouse to remain.

Cale Henderson; Planner, explained the nature of the application. There was no one was in attendance, in support of or in opposition to the application.

Resolution 15-06-ADJ-04

Moved by G. Andrews
Seconded by T. Lundy

Application No. A02-15 to grant a variance from Section 5.3i), to allow the 44.59 square metre (480 square feet) boathouse, which is currently fronting the property, to remain on this 0.68 hectare (1.68 acre) parcel of land, be approved.

Disposition Carried

6.   Delegations

Nil

7.   Correspondence

Nil

8.   Administration

Nil

9.   Unfinished Business

Nil

10.  Adjournment

Resolution 15-06-ADJ-05

Moved by G. Walker
Seconded by I. Mead

NOW THEREFORE BE IT RESOLVED that the Committee of Adjustment meeting of June 12, 2015, be discontinued at 11:40 a.m.

Disposition Carried

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