Public Hearing - "Under One Roof"

When: July 18 - 06:00pm

Where: Council Chamber, Municipal Hall - 37955 Second Avenue

Proposed Bylaw: District of Squamish Zoning Bylaw 2200, 2011 (37871 Third Ave) Amendment Bylaw No. 2495, 2016

What's Proposed: The District of Squamish is proposing to rezone the subject municipally-owned properties at the southwest corner of Third Avenue and Main Street from Comprehensive Development Zone 34 to a Comprehensive Development Zone 88 that would allow for an integrated facility that would include a relocated Squamish Helping Hands emergency shelter and Squamish Food Bank, and space for other community partners.  A range of related uses will include apartments (up to six storeys), café, and laundromat, among other social service uses.

Affected Lands: 37871 Third Avenue

Project site consists of six parcels and an undeveloped municipal road right of way.

PH July 18 Bylaw 2495 map

A copy of the proposed bylaws and background information are available online or at Municipal Hall, 37955 Second Avenue, Squamish, British Columbia between the hours of 8 a.m. and 5 p.m., Monday to Thursday, and between the hours of 8:30 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. on Fridays, excluding statutory holidays. Enquiries regarding the proposed amendment bylaw may be made to the Planning Department at 604.815.5002.

Persons who believe that their interest in property is affected by the proposed bylaws will have an opportunity to speak and to present written submissions at this Public Hearing, or if unable to attend, may deliver a written submission to hearing@squamish.ca or hand-delivered to Robin Arthurs, Corporate Officer by 4 p.m. on the date of the Public Hearing. 

All submissions will form part of the public record. Council will not consider submissions received after the close of the Public Hearings.

Questions? Please contact the Planning Department at 604.815.5002 or by email .