Planning and Development Fee Bylaw Public Notice

PUBLIC NOTICE

RM of Laird No. 404 Public Notice – Planning and Development Fee Bylaw Public Notice is hereby given that the Council of the Rural Municipality (RM) of Laird No. 404 intends to adopt a Planning and Development Fee Bylaw under section 51 of The Planning and Development Act, 2007.

INTENT: The bylaw is intended to allow the RM to charge cost-recovery fees related to the review and processing of development-related matters. Fees would be applied to the review, advertising, approval, enforcement, regulation, and issuance of: development permits, discretionary uses, minor variances, and amendments to the Official Community Plan and Zoning Bylaw. Rationale for the fees will accompany the proposed bylaw. Any previously adopted planning and development fees would be repealed.

REASON: The RM wishes to avail itself of the legislated cost-recovery tool such that development review costs are more appropriately borne by development proponents, thereby minimizing costs for general ratepayers.

PUBLIC INSPECTION: Any person may inspect the bylaw at the RM office between during regular office hours, excluding statutory holidays. Draft copies of the proposed bylaw are available from the RM office (hard copy at cost). The RM office is located at 3025 Central Avenue, Waldheim, SK S0K 4R0. A draft copy
of the proposed bylaw is also available at www.rmoflaird.ca/category/rm-notices/.

PUBLIC HEARING: Council will hold a public hearing on April 9, 2020, at 1:30 PM in the RM office to hear any person or group that wants to comment on the proposed bylaw. Council will also consider written comments received by the undersigned by April 6, 2020. For additional information, please contact (306)
945-2133 or administrator@rmoflaird.ca.

Issued at the Town of Waldheim this 26th day of February 2020.
Bertha Buhler – Administrator – RM of Laird No. 404

BYLAW NO. 02-2020
A BYLAW OF THE RURAL MUNICIPALITY OF LAIRD NO. 404 IN THE PROVINCE OF SASKATCHEWAN TO IMPLEMENT A PLANNING AND DEVELOPMENT FEE SCHEDULE

PUBLIC NOTICE – Zoning Bylaw Amendment

RM of Laird No. 404 Public Notice – Zoning Bylaw Amendment – PDF

Public Notice is hereby given that the Council of the Rural Municipality (RM) of Laird No. 404 intends to adopt a bylaw under The Planning and Development Act, 2007 (PDA), to amend Bylaw No. 6-2008, known as The Zoning Bylaw.

INTENT: The proposed bylaw would rezone from Agricultural District (AG) to Agricultural Residential District (AR), a proposed subdivision of land to accommodate a new principal residence and accessory bed and breakfast.

AFFECTED LAND: A portion (2.22 ha) of SE ¼ 21-42-6-W3M would be rezoned. The affected land is immediately south of the Riverbend gas station and Olive Tree restaurant on Hwy 12. A map of the affected lands is available for public viewing here: www.rmoflaird.ca/category/rm-notices/

REASON: The Zoning Bylaw stipulates that rezoning to the AR District is required for the establishment of a new non-farm residence. The new non-farm residence is a prerequisite to a bed and breakfast as an accessory use.

PUBLIC INSPECTION: Any person may inspect the bylaw at the RM of Laird No. 404 office during regular office hours, excluding statutory holidays. Draft copies of the proposed bylaw are available from the RM office (hard copy at cost). The RM office is located at 3025 Central Avenue, Waldheim, SK S0K 4R0.

PUBLIC HEARING: Council will hold a public hearing on February 13, 2020, at 1:30 PM., in the RM office to hear any person or group that wants to comment on the proposed bylaw. Council will also consider written comments received by the undersigned by February 10, 2020.

For additional information, please contact (306) 945-2133 or admin.404@sasktel.net.
Issued at the Town of Waldheim this 21st day of December 2019.
Bertha Buhler – Administrator – RM of Laird No. 404

Fire Ban in Effect

The RM of Laird has issued a fire ban effective immediately

  • No open fires / fire-pits
  • No burning of fields
  • No garbage burns

The fire ban is in effect until further notice. (Closed June 18th, 2019(

 

Waste Transfer Fees Due At Time Of Dumping

Public Notice

RM of Laird/Town of Waldheim Waste Transfer Station

Mennon Transfer Station

Due to the ongoing problem of non-payment of invoices for use of the Transfer Station(s). The RM will no longer be invoicing users. It will be operated on a cash only basis. The waste site manager will have a debit card reader on site for your convenience.

Effective March 1, 2017 you will be required to pay with either: debit card, cash or cheque prior to dumping. All rates remain unchanged.

Thank you for your cooperation.

P. Wolkowski, R.M.A.
RM of Laird No. 404