Public Notice –Zoning Bylaw Amendment 01-2021


  • Topic: RM Laird Public Notice Bylaw 01-2021
  • Time: Feb 11, 2021 01:30 PM Saskatchewan

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

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

INTENT: The proposed bylaw would: amend the general regulations clarify in which circumstances multiple principal buildings and uses would be allowed on a single site; within the AG-Agricultural District the heading for Accessory Building and Uses would be expanded to also include “Ancillary”;area requirements for accessory and ancillary uses and buildings would be clarified such that said uses and buildings comply with the site area requirements of the principal use; regulation and criteria would be provided for anciallary agricultural commercial uses; definitions for Building Grade, Butcher, and Municipal and Public Facilities would be added; Butchers would be added to the definition of Agricultural Commercial, and Historical and Cultural facilities would be added to the definition of Institutional Use; and a reference to a Figure would be deleted from the definition of Building Height.

AFFECTED LAND: All lands within the RM would be affected by the proposed amendments to the general regulations regarding multiple uses on a site, as well as the changes to defined terms. The AG District would be specifically affected by the proposed amendments related to ancillary uses and buildings.

REASON: The RM is wishing to:clarify instances in which multiple buildings and uses may be permitted on a site; guide the allowance and regulation of agricultural commercial accessory and ancillary uses within the AG-Agricultural District; and definitions would be added and revised to bring clarity to the employment of said terms.

PUBLIC INSPECTION: Any person may inspect the bylaw at the RM of Laird No. 404office during regular office hours,excluding statutory holidays. Draft copies of the proposed bylaw are available from the RM office;hard copy at cost, and a free digital copy is available at The RM office is located at 3025 Central Avenue,Waldheim, SK S0K4R0.

PUBLIC HEARING: Council will hold a public hearing on February 11, 2021, at 1:30 PM,in the Golden Age Centre located at 422 Main Street, Hepburn, SK, to hear any person or group that wants to comment on the proposed bylaw.

Due to current and anticipated COVID social distancing and assembly requirements, Council is intending to have an online participation component at the public hearing for those wishing to make verbal representation. Parties interested in making representation are required to register for the online component and are encouraged to contact the RM office for details; the meeting itself will be open to the public to observe through the online component.The deadline for receipt of written comments and requests for representation at the meeting must be received by the RM office by February9, 2021.

For additional information, please contact (306) 945-2133 or

Issued at the Town of Waldheim this 25th day of January2021.

Bertha Buhler–Administrator -RM of Laird No. 40

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