Public Hearings allow the public the opportunity to express concerns regarding land use issues and more. Public Hearings related to the Land Use Bylaw are required prior to a second reading by Council. City Council may call a Public Hearing if there is a new bylaw or resolution being proposed that they deem public consultation necessary for. Members of the public may also call a Public Hearing, granted that they provide a sufficient petition. More details about Public Hearings and petition requirements are outlined in the Municipal Government Act (MGA – Sec. 230). For more information regarding the City of Wetaskiwin’s procedures for a Public Hearing please contact our Legislative Officer at 780.361.4420.
Upcoming Public Hearings
Take notice that Council for the City of Wetaskiwin is considering Bylaw 1944-20 which would amend Bylaw 1804-13 being the Land Use Bylaw by adding Religious Assembly as a permitted use in the Downtown District Overlay.