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Permit Decisions and Public Hearings

Development decisions and public hearings are also advertised in the Strathmore Times. Copies of these advertisements can be viewed on our advertising page.

Applications that have passed the appeal period can be found in the archives.

Subdivision and Development Decisions

The following decisions are subject to certain conditions, and subject to an appeal period. As per the Municipal Government Act, a person affected by these decisions has a right of appeal.

In accordance with the Municipal Government Act and the Wheatland County Land Use Bylaw, an appeal to the Subdivision and Development Appeal Board must be filed within the legislated time frame and each Notice of Appeal must be accompanied by payment of a non-refundable $300.00 filing fee for subdivision appeals, and a $200.00 filing fee for development appeals. Non payment of the fee will result in no hearing being scheduled before the SDAB. In addition to the filling fee, an appeal application form  must be filed with the SDAB Clerk of Wheatland County at #242006 Range Road 243; or mailed to Highway #1 RR #1, Strathmore, Alberta, T1P 1J6.

Permit or File Number
Legal Land Description
 Permitted or Discretionary
 Application Description
Decision
Decision Date
DP2019-001 NE 32-21-26-W4M Permitted Farm Building Approved Jan. 2, 2019
DP2018-150 NW 14-24-20-W4M  -  Pl 1610117; B 1; L1 Permitted Moved on Dwelling Approved Jan. 7, 2019
DP2018-154 Pl 071 0284; B115 - Lakes of Muirfield Discretionary Home Based Business - Type 2 (Indoor Fitness Class) Approved Jan. 8,2019
DP2018-146 NE 8-25-26-W4M  -  Pl 0614100; B8; L4 Discretionary Change of Use (Liquor Store) Approved Jan. 8,2019
DP2018-147 NE 8-25-26-W4M  -  Pl 0614100; B8; L4 Discretionary Change of Use (Convenience Store & Café) Approved Jan. 8,2019
DP2018-138 Pl 2124U; B8; L8 & 9 - Cluny Discretionary Variance for addition to legal non-conforming garage Approved Jan. 15, 2019
DP2018-159 NW 10-24-25-W4M  -  Pl 751 0624; B4 Discretionary Home Based Business - Type 3 (Raw Dog Food Processing) and signage Approved Jan. 15, 2019
DP2018-161 Pl 771 1065; B11; L23 - Carseland Discretionary Home Based Business - Type 2 (Eyelash Extension) Approved Jan. 15, 2019
DP2018-162 NE 28-23-25-W4M  -  Pl 951 1278; B1 Discretionary Garden Suite with a Variance to Setback Approved Jan. 15, 2019
DP2018-164 NE 12-27-22-W4M Discretionary Home Based Business - Type 3 (Wool Processing Facility) Approved Jan. 15, 2019
DP2019-005 SW 25-22-26-W4M - Pl 1312376; B3; L2 Permitted Solar Panels - Ground Mount Approved Jan. 17, 2019
DP2019-008 Pl 4610AV; B6; L17-19 - Carseland Permitted Accessory Building Approved Jan. 29, 2019
DP2019-011 SW 17-24-24-W4M - Pl 1511272; B3; L16 Permitted Accessory Building Approved Feb. 4, 2019
DP2019-010 Pl 0710284; B 150 -Lakes of Muirfield Permitted Variance Request Approved Feb. 8, 2019
DP2019-004 SE 26-23-25-W4M Discretionary Garden Suite with Variances Approved Feb. 12, 2019
DP2019-007 Pl 1465 AD; B L; L12-22 - Gleichen Discretionary Parks and Playground Area Approved Feb. 12, 2019
DP2018-099 SW 12-24-24-W4M Discretionary Variance Request  - Existing pump house to side yard property line Approved Feb. 12, 2019
DP2019-012 Pl 0710284; B 168 - Lakes of Muirfield Permitted Variance Request - Existing Dwelling Approved Feb. 13, 2019
DP2019-015 Pl 0710284; B 181 - Lakes of Muirfield Permitted Dwelling - Single Detached Approved Feb. 21, 2019
DP2019-016 NW 36-24-25-W4M - Pl 0511985; B1; L1 Permitted Dwelling - Secondary Suite Approved Feb 22, 2019
DP2018-140 NW 22-25-25-W4M - Pl 1312975; B 1; L 1 Discretionary Variance for accessory building as storage (SDAB decision) Approved Feb. 22, 2019
DP2019-017 SW 16-22-26-W4M - Pl 0912999; B2; L3 Permitted Shipping Container & Horse Shelters Approved Feb. 28, 2019
DP2019-018 Pl 0710284; B 136 - Lakes of Muirfield Permitted Variance Request - Existing Dwelling Approved Mar. 5, 2019
DP2019-019 Pl 0710284; B 109 - Lakes of Muirfield Permitted Variance Request - Existing Dwelling Approved Mar. 5, 2019
DP2019-002 NW 36-23-22-W4M - Pl 1110071; B1; L2 Discretionary Industrial, Medium (Trucking Firm) Approved Mar. 5, 2019
DP2019-006 NW 36-23-22-W4M - Pl 1110071; B1; L2 Discretionary Mechanical Repair Shop Approved Mar. 5, 2019
DP2019-021 SW 24-25-24-W4M Permitted Dwelling - Moved On Approved Mar. 8, 2019
DP2019-023 N 7-24-24-W4M - Pl 10113047; B3; L2 Permitted Accessory Buildings Approved Mar. 11, 2019

Public Hearings

Land Use Bylaw Amendments

File Number
 Legal Land Description
 Application Description
 Hearing Date
 Bylaw # 2018-39 County-Wide Amend Land Use Bylaw 2016-01 to update Section 8.6 Garden Suite which includes amendments to the specific use regulations, name, and definitions section of the LUB. Mar. 5, 2019
 

Bylaw #: 2018-38

 County-Wide  

Amend Land Use Bylaw 2016-01 to update Industrial General and Intensive Industrial Districts, Specific Use Regulations Section 8.14, and Definitions regarding Cannabis Production Facilities.

 Apr. 2, 2019

Bylaw #: 2018-36

County-Wide

Amend Land Use Bylaw 2016-01 to insert the Calgary Metropolitan Region Board Interim Regional Evaluation Framework and Growth Plan

Apr. 2, 2019

Bylaw #:2018-40

County-Wide

Amend the Municipal Development Plan 2013-18 to insert the Calgary Metropolitan Region Board Interim Regional Evaluation Framework and Growth Plan

Apr. 2, 2019

Bylaw #:2019-09

County-Wide

Amend the Land Use Bylaw 2016-01 to include the Community of Speargrass in the reference to “Hamlet”

Apr. 2, 2019
Bylaw #: 2019-06 County-Wide Public Hearing for the proposed Fire Services Bylaw (Bylaw 2019-06) Apr. 2, 2019

Subdivision and Development Appeal Board Hearings

At the hearing(s) the SDAB will hear from the appellant(s) and/or the agent; from any person who claims to be affected by the proposal; and from any other person who wishes to make representation AND whom the SDAB agrees to hear. 

Comments may be made verbally at the hearing, OR if you wish to present a written submission, you must have at least TEN copies to be distributed at the commencement of the hearing, and should be aware that your submission may be made public. A time limit may be imposed on verbal submissions, at the discretion of the Chairperson. No comments via telephone will be considered by the SDAB. 

The complete file for this application may be inspected in the County Office during regular office hours – Monday to Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m..

Should you have any questions please contact the Subdivision and Development Appeal Board Clerk at 403-934-3321, or via email.

Permit or File Number
Legal Land Description
Application Description
Original Decision
Written Submissions Due Date
Hearing Date
SDAB Decision
DP2018-140 NW 22-25-25-W4M - Plan 1312975; Block 1; Lot 1  Variance Request to place an accessory building (mobile trailer for storage) prior to the primary structure (dwelling) being constructed.  Refused Feb. 11, 2019 Feb. 14, 2019 MPC Refusal Overturned

Other Public Meetings

Re-designation or Subdivision applications go before Council during regular council meetings. Agenda packages can be found on the Agendas and Minutes page.

 

This page is updated every week.

What you need to know about attending Council or Municipal Planning Commission (MPC) meetings, and Public Hearings:

The Planning Policy outlines protocols, notification requirements, and procedures - it can be found on the Policies and Bylaws page.

Contact Us

Wheatland County
242006 Rg. Rd. 243 
Highway 1 RR 1
Strathmore, Alberta
T1P 1J6

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