Decisions / Closed Land Use Applications

Decisions / Closed Land Use Applications

The following information is based on RDCK Board Resolution or General Manager of Development Services Approvals (for Development Permits) for the current and previous year. For more information please contact Planning staff.

Applicant

Address & General Location

Application Type & Purpose

RDCK File No. (link to the outcome) Issue/Approval Date

RDCK

Areas A, B, C, D and G

General Amendments to Electoral Areas A, B, C, D and G Land Use Bylaws

ADOPTED

Staff Report

Angus Wright

895 Highway 3A, Rural Neslon

895 Highway 3A, Rural Neslon

DENIED

Z2201F

 

Z2201F Staff Report

David and Rhonda Kehler

12523 Lewis Bay Road

Environmentally Sensitive Development Permit to construct a new water service line and a stairway/trail to access the foreshore of Kootenay Lake. A dwelling will also be constructed however the proposed location of the dwelling is not within the ESDP Area.

ISSUED

DP2116A

 

DP2116A Staff Report

Bevan and Rhonda May

10377 Highway 3A

Environmentally Sensitive Development Permit 

to install a funicular (cable and rail system) to connect the upper and lower portions of the property. They would also like to install and a floating dock extending from gangway secured into the bedrock along the western shoreline, where a non-permanent deck area built of wood currently exists.

ISSUED

DP2115A

 

DP2115A Staff Report

Susan and Larry Eirikson

13606 Mountain Shores Road, Boswell

Development Variance Permit to reduce the interior side setback from 2.5 metres to 2.0 metres for a proposed dwelling.

ISSUED

V2115A

 

V2115A Staff Report

Martin Whitehead

3195 Upper Levels Road, Robson

Development Variance Permit to:
• increase the maximum height of a proposed workshop accessory building from 6.0 metres to 6.7 metres;
• increase the maximum gross floor area from 100 m2 to 186 m2 to permit the construction of a proposed workshop accessory building;
• increase the cumulative gross floor area of all accessory buildings or structures on a property from 200 m2 to 206 m2; and,
• reduce the interior side setback from 2.5 metres to 1.5 metres for both the proposed workshop accessory building and existing unauthorized storage building.

ISSUED

V2114J

 

V2114J Staff Report

Premier Lake Resorts c/o Peter Muirhead

10141 Highway 3A

Environmentally Sensitive Development Permit 

for a four lot subdivision. As such, the attached riparian assessment identified environmental and archaeological values associated with the property and has made recommendations which are intended to carry over to future development of the proposed lots.

ISSUED

DP2114A

 

DP2114A Staff Report

GKS Investments

5125 Highway 3

Development Variance Permit to vary Section 9.5.1 of Regional District of Central Kootenay’s Manufactured Home Parks Bylaw No. 1082, 1995 which states that ‘No manufactured home or addition to a manufactured home shall be located within 4.5 metres of an adjacent manufactured home or addition’. The application is to vary this distance from 4.5m to 4.1m.

WITHDRAWN

V2112G

Randy Tice 965 Highway 3A Development Variance Permit Application to permit an accessory building with a GFA of 264 m2 whereas the Country Residential (R2) zone in Zoning Bylaw No. 1675 permits a maximum size of 200 m2 for accessory buildings.

ISSUED

V2111F

 

V2111F Staff Report

Galena Environmental Consultants 298 Derosa Road, Rosebery Watercouse Development Permit for the construction of a domestic well within the Riparian Area of Slocan Lake.

ISSUED

DP2111Hn

 

DP2111Hn Staff Report

 Peter Muirhead  5775 Longbeach Road  Watercourse Development Permit to permit a two lot subdivision.

ISSUED

DP2110E

 

DP2110E Staff Report

Holger Wiens 306 26th Ave North, Rural Creston Development Variance Permit Application to reduce the front yard setback from 7.5 metres to 5 metres and reduce the side yard setback from 2.5 metres to 1 metre for the construction of a detached garage.

ISSUED

V2109B

 

V2109B Staff Report

Shannon and Raymond Ellis 2771 Greenwood Road Development Variance Permit to reduce the interior setback from 2.5 metres to 2.4 metres to convert an existing building into a single family dwelling.

ISSUED

V2108F

 

V2108F Staff Report

BNR Contracting c/o Brent Rode

729 Prairie South Road

Development Variance Permit application to reduce the interior side (northern) setback from 2.5 metres to 1.2 metres (to the roof overhang) to permit the construction of a 17m2 accessory structure.

ISSUED

V2107J

 

V2107J Staff Report

Regional District of Central Kootenay

119 Ootischenia Road, Ootischenia

Development Variance Permit to reduce the required front yard setback from 7.5 metres to 1 metre in order to permit the construction of an additional vehicle bay on the north side of the building.

ISSUED

V2106J

 

V2106J Staff Report

Anne Baril & Nil Gagne

3034 Miller Road, North Shore

Development Variance Permit Application to request a variance to the setback distance from 4.5m to 0m due to the property’s challenging topography.

ISSUED

V2105F

 

V2105F Staff Report

451283 BC Ltd. c/o John Dooley

4596 Highway 3A

Bylaw Amendment Application to rezone the subject property from Tourist Commercial (C3) to Tourist Commercial (C3) site specific to permit the conversion of an existing 125 m2 in size (1,335 ft2) building, which was formerly a restaurant to a mini-warehouse/
storage use (approximately 12 units).

ADOPTED

Z2105F

 

 

Z2105F Staff Report

Donald and Holly Pruett

389 Park Ave

This application is for a concurrent Watercourse Development Permit and Site Specific Exemption to the Floodplain Management Bylaw No. 2080 to reduce the setback distance to Kootenay Lake from 15m to 9m.

DENIED

F2104E

 

F2104E Staff Report

Sabina Kay & Goran Mutavdzic

325 Park Avenue

Watercourse Development Permit for proposed repair of rock armour and removal of vegetation.

ISSUED

DP2104E

 

DP2104E Staff Report

Mike Allan

1953 Highway 3A

Temporary Use Permit to allow for the construction of an accessory structure to provide cover over a recreation vehicle (i.e. travel trailer) prior to a principal residential use being established on the subject property.

ISSUED

T2104F

 

T2104F Staff Report

Valid Manufacturing

570 Johnstone Road

Bylaw Amendment Application to change the Zoning class from Institutional (I) to Industrial High Tech (M7) and Official Community Plan designation from Administrative and Institutional (I) to Industrial (M) to permit engineering offices and manufacturing of parts and assembly related to electronics.

DENIED

Z2104F

 

Z2104F Staff Report

 

Lauren Smith

4476 Highway 6, Hall Siding

Bylaw Amendment Application to change the land use designation from General Commercial (GC) to Country Residential (RC) and the Zoning Designation from General Commercial (C1) to Country Residential (R2).

ADOPTED

Z2103G

 

Z2103G Staff Report

Amber and Barry Stoochnoff

981 McHardy Road

Temporary Use Permit to allow an existing manufactured home to be occupied by a non-family member. 

DENIED

T2103I

 

T2103I Staff Report

Lindsey Myram

2168 Annable Road, North Shore

Site Specific Floodplain Exemption Application to reduce the floodplain setback from Crystal Springs Creek, from 15 metres to 9 metres under the RDCK’s Floodplain Management Bylaw No. 2080, 2009 to allow for a proposed addition to the existing residence.

ISSUED

F2103F

 

F2103F Staff Report

Erin Potulicki

107 Cherry Street, Ymir

Development Variance Permit to replace a 22.3 m2 existing garage that is legal non-conforming in terms of setback distance to an exterior property line by reducing the setback to 0 metres for a proposed 55.7m2 garage.

ISSUED

V2103G

 

V2103G Staff Report

 Craig Lisk

4180 Brown Road and 4196 View Ridge Road, Bonnington

Development Variance Permit to reduce the exterior setback adjacent to Brown Road from 4.5 metres to 3.0 metres as part of a subdivision application for a boundary adjustment with the adjacent lot to permit the construction of an accessory building on the above portion of land to be added to Lot 1 (4196 View Ridge Drive).

ISSUED

V2102F

 

V2102FStaff Report

OCC Holdings Ltd.

272 Ootischenia Road, Ootischenia

Bylaw Amendment Application to change the land use designation from Suburban Residential (SR1) to Industrial (I) and the Zoning Designation from Ootischenia Suburban Residential (R1A) to Light Industrial (M1).

ADOPTED

Z2102J

 

Z2102J Staff Report

Kelly Fyfe

1148 36 Avenue North, Erickson

Temporary Use Permit to allow for the construction of an accessory building (160 m2 in size) prior to a principal residential use being established onsite.

WITHDRAWN

T2102B

Curtis Jones

1275 Highway 3A

Floodplain Exemption application to construct a two family dwelling on a vacant lot.   

ISSUED

F2101F

 

F2101F Staff Report

Built Prefab Corporation

5308 Amundsen Road, Mirror Lake

Watercourse Development Permit for site preparation for the construction of six two-storey pre-fabricated duplexes, a new septic field, landscaping, fire pit zone, driveway access and parking area within the Watercourse Development Permit Area (WDPA) area of Kootenay Lake and an unnamed watercourse (Ditch #1).

ISSUED

DP2101D

Jeff Grant

1030 Gleboff Road, Robson

Development Variance Permit Application to permit a 125 m2 accessory building wheres the zoning bylaw permits the maximum size of an accessory building of 100 m2. The applicant is also  requesting to permit a building height of 7 metres wheres the zoning bylaw permits a maximum height of 6 metres.

ISSUED

V2101J

 

V2101J Staff Report

TSL Developments Ltd.

2016 Highway 3A, Tarrys

Temporary Use Permit to enable the use of the building as a private school for up to 30 students and to enable the same building to be used as place of worship for up to 80 congregants on weekends. The facility would also be used to host periodic evening events.

WITHDRAWN

T2101I

Gordon Poohachoff

2904 Highway 3A, Erickson

Development Variance Permit application to vary Comprehensive Land Use Bylaw No. 2316 to decrease the setback from a front property line from 7.5 metres to 2.7 metres and to decrease the setback from an interior lot line from 2.5 metres to 1.5 metres to bring the existing shop into compliance and construct a lean-to addition.

ISSUED

V2018B

 

V2018B Staff Report

Richard & Shannon Carlson

14th Ave, Rural Castlegar

Development Variance Permit application to vary Zoning Bylaw No. 1675 to decrease the setback from a front property line from 7.5 metres to 2.5 metres to place a manufactured home.

ISSUED

V2016J

 

V2016J Staff Report

Green Light Solutions

2719 Lower Six Mile Road, Six Mile

Development Variance Permit application to vary Zoning Bylaw No. 1675 to increase the width of a sign from 1.5 metres to 2.3 metres to place an illuminated sign above the front entrance.

ISSUED

V2015F

 

V2015F Staff Report

Denise & Terry Ward

1296 McPhee Road, Ootischenia

Development Variance Permit application to vary Zoning Bylaw No. 1675 to allow for placement of a shipping container.

ISSUED

V2014J

 

V2014J Staff Report

Neil & Maureen MacFarlane

1545 Columbia Road, Ootischenia

Development Variance Permit application to vary Zoning Bylaw No. 1675 to decrease the setback from a front property line from 7.5 metres to 3.7 metres to legitimize an existing accessory building.

ISSUED

V2013J

 

V2013J Staff Report

Jeremiah Mucha

2454 Gilroy Road, Six Mile

Development Variance Permit application to vary Zoning Bylaw No. 1675 to decrease the setback from a front property line from 4.5 metres to 3.0 metres to construct a retaining wall.

ISSUED

V2012F

 

V2012F Staff Report

Lena Guignion

451 Johnstone Road, Nelson

Development Variance Permit application to vary Zoning Bylaw No. 1675 to decrease the setback from a front property line from 4.5 metres to 0.49 metres to construct an addition to an existing deck.

ISSUED

V2011F

 

V2011F Staff Report

Linda & Michael Monea

2494 Highway 3A, Willow Point

Development Variance Permit application to vary Zoning Bylaw No. 1675 to decrease the setback from a front property line and external property line from 4.5 metres to 0.0 metres to construct a garage/storage building outside of the floodplain setback.

ISSUED

V2010F

 

David & Rita Beerstra

712 Highway 6, Nakusp

Development Variance Permit application to vary Zoning Bylaw No. 1675 to increase the maximum gross floor area of an accessory building from 100 square metres to 140 square metres and increase the maximum height from 6 metres to 7 metres.

ISSUED

V2009K

 

V2009K Staff Report

Mark Dascher & Diana Wolf

West Side of Slocan Lake (Across from Silverton)

Development Permit Application as the property is subject to a Watercourse Development Permit under Slocan Lake North Official Community Plan Bylaw No. 1967. The Development Permit is to address modifications that were made without a permit.

ISSUED

DP2008Hn

 

Kevin Seville

1396 Relkoff Road, Robson

To amend Zoning Bylaw No. 1675 and Official Community Plan Bylaw No. 1157 to change the Zoning class and Official Community Plan designation from Country Residential to Suburban Residential to allow for a two lot subdivision.

ADOPTED

Z2008J

 

Z2008J Staff Report

Gray Reid & Angela Lien c/o Markus Herzig

107 Tamarac Street, Ymir

Development Variance Permit application to vary Land Use Bylaw No. 2452 to decrease the setback from a front property line from 4.5 metres to 0.9 metres to reconstruct a greenhouse, and decrease the setback from an exterior property line from 4.5 metres to 0.3 metres for an existing detached garage.

ISSUED

V2008G

 

V2008G Staff Report

Valhalla Foundation for Ecology

c/o Lorna Visser

4711 Highway 6, Hills (North End of Slocan Lake)   Development Permit Application as the property is subject to a Watercourse Development Permit under Slocan Lake North Official Community Plan Bylaw No. 1967. The Development Permit would allow for installation of three new ephemeral ponds and an accesible walking path.

ISSUED

DP2007Hn

Rocky Raynor

20-2714 Lower Six Mile Road, Six Mile

Development Variance Permit application to vary Zoning Bylaw No.1675 and Manufactured Home Park Bylaw No. 1082 to decrease the setback from an interior property line, side lot line, rear lot line, internal access road, and neighbouring manufactured homes and to vary the area of additions to the manufactured home from 50% to 56%. See application package for particulars on proposed setbacks.

ISSUED

V2007F

 

V2007F Staff Report

Queens Bay Resort

c/o Herman Van Reekum

205 Edward Street, Balfour Development Permit Application as the property is subject to a Industrial and Commercial Development Permit under Official Community Plan Bylaw No. 2260. The Development Permit is associated with Phase 2 of 4 of establishing serviced sub-lots for recreational vehicles or manufactured homes. This Development Permit will allow for 32 more sub-lots, resulting in a total of 58 sub-lots between the first two Phases.

ISSUED

DP2006E

Tarrys Community Hall

1986 Highway 3A, Tarrys

To amend Zoning Bylaw No. 1675 to enable operations of a Day Care Facility as a site specific permitted use under the existing Agriculture zoning. The property is located within the Agricultural Land Reserve and has received a Non-Farm Use approval from the Agricultural Land Commission to increase the existing non-conforming use.

ADOPTED

Z2005I

 

Z2005I Staff Report

Doug & Jo-Ann Seaton

210 Browns Road, Nakusp

Development Variance Permit application to vary Zoning Bylaw No.1675 to decrease the setback from an exterior property line from 7.5 metres to 3.0 metres.

ISSUED

V2005K

 

V2005K Staff Report

Trevor Reid

1409 Ash Street, Nelson

Development Permit Application as the property is subject to a Watercourse Development Permit under Official Community Plan Bylaw No. 2260. The Development Permit would allow for construction of a single family dwelling.

ISSUED

DP2005E

 

 

Ron Thomson

Pend D'orielle Road, Nelway

To amend Land Use Bylaw No. 2452 to change the Zoning class and Official Community Plan designation from Resource Area to Rural Residential to allow for residential development.

ADOPTED

Z2004G

 

Z2004G Staff Report

Bruce Lockhart

13491 Highway 3A, Boswell

Development Permit application as the property is subject to a Residential Cluster Development Permit under Comprehensive Land Use Bylaw No. 2315. The Development Permit is to allow a proposed 41 square meter garage addition.

ISSUED

DP2004A

 

DP2004A Staff Report

Shaun Johnson, c/o Paul Mailey

190 Suncrest Road, Pass Creek

Development Variance Permit application to vary Zoning Bylaw No. 1675 to increase the gross floor area of a proposed accessory building prior to a dwelling from 56 square metres to 140 square metres.

ISSUED

V2004I

 

V2004I Staff Report

Kitchener Valley Recreation and Fire Protection Services

104 Leadville Road, Kitchener

To amend Comprehensive Land Use Bylaw No. 2316 to change the Zoning class from Neighbourhood Commercial and Suburban Residential to Community Services and the Official Community Plan designation from General Commercial and Suburban Residential to Community Services to convert a restaurant into a Community Hall and Fire Hall.

ADOPTED

Z2003B

 

Z2003B Staff Report

Trevor Reid

1409 Ash Street, Nelson

Floodplain Exemption application to vary Floodplain Management Bylaw No. 2080 to decrease the setback from a watercourse from 15.0 metres to 10.0 metres to construct a single family dwelling.

ISSUED

F2002E Staff Report

Halcyon Heights Estates Ltd.

5770 Highway 23, Halcyon

Development Permit Application as the property is subject to a Resort Commercial Development Permit under Official Community Plan Bylaw No. 2022. The Development Permit would allow for works to be done on the property to establish a campground.

ISSUED

DP2002K

 

DP2002K Staff Report

Kurt Myram

2168 Annable Road, Willow Point

Development Variance Permit application to vary Zoning Bylaw No. 1675 to decrease the setback from a front property line from 4.5 metres to 1.19 metres.

ISSUED

V2002F

 

V2002F Staff Report

Wade Romano

3760 Sunridge Road, Erickson

Development Variance Permit application to vary Comprehensive Land Use Bylaw No. 2316 to increase the gross floor area of a proposed accessory building prior to a dwelling from 56 square metres to 297 square metres.

DENIED

V2001B Staff Report

Dean Bryans, Elizabeth Bryans & Debbie Smith  5437 Cory Road, Wynndel  Temporary Use Permit Application to enable the property to be used for the operation fo a business consisting of 3 cabins for Temporary Guest Accommodation and 3 Recreational Vehicle Sites for camping. The temporary use permit will also enable the property to be rented for small venue gatherings such as weddings and family re-unions. DENIED

T2001A

  

T2001A Staff Report

Jack McEwen

17222 Pilot Bay Road, Kootenay Bay

Development Permit application as the property is subject to a Residential Cluster Development Permit under Comprehensive Land Use Bylaw No. 2315. The Development Permit is to allow a proposed 26 square meter addition and extended deck to an existing dwelling located within a Residential Cluster Development Permit area.

ISSUED

DP2001A

 

DP2001A Staff Report

 

 

Stoddart et al, c/o Peter Muirhead

1022 Highway 3A, Northshore

Strata Title Conversion Application to convert a four unit residential buildings into individually titles building strata units. This application is a condition of adoption of OCP and Zoning amendment application Z1704F.

APPROVED

ST2001F Staff Report

Bruce Cowley

1610 Highway 3, Castlegar

To amend Zoning Bylaw No. 1675 to change the Zoning class and Official Community Plan designation from Rural Residential to Country Residential to permit a two lot subdivision.

ADOPTED

Z2001J

 

Z2001J Staff Report

Jeremy Eisenhauer

5336 Amundsen Road, Mirror Lake

Development Permit Application as the property is subject to a Watercourse Development Permit under Comprehensive Land Use Bylaw No. 2435. The Development Permit is required due to tree cutting, vegetation removal and earthworks that have occured on the property as a result of construction of an addition to a dwelling and a gravel path down to the lake.

ISSUED

DP1913D

 

DP1913D Staff Report

Spearhead

4655 Highway 3A

North Shore of Kootenay Lake

Development Permit application as the property is subject to an Industrial Development Permit under Official Community Plan Bylaw No. 2214The Development Permit is to allow for the expansion of the existing facility, which is currently being used as a design and manufacturing facility for wood and steel based home construcction projects.

ISSUED

DP1911F

 

DP1911F Staff Report

William & Suzanne Lichtenberger

17234 Pilot Bay Road, East Shore of Kootenay Lake

Development Permit application as the property is subject to a Residential Cluster Development Permit under Comprehensive Land Use Bylaw No. 2315. The Development Permit is to allow for a proposed 96.7 square meter addition to an existing dwelling.

ISSUED

DP1910A

 

DP1910A Staff Report

Dwight Smith

9114 Highway 31, Wing Creek Resort

Development Permit Application to permit a proposed single family dwelling within the 30m setback from Wing Creek as part of a watercourse development requirement.

ISSUED

DP1909D

 

DP1909D Staff Report

 

Jeannie Peeters & Chris Campbell

10182 Highway 31, Shutty Bench

Development Permit Application and Floodplain Exemption application to permit an existing dry cabin as part of a watercourse development requirement.

ISSUED

DP1907D

 

DP1907D Staff Report

 

F1903D Staff Report 

Herman Van Reekum 205 Edwards Street, Balfour Development Permit Application to develop a campground in the middle of the Balfour Golf Course.

ISSUED

DP1906E

 

DP1906E Staff Report

Eric Etelamaki 7701 Holt Road, Balfour 

Development Permit Application for an Industrial and Commercial Development Permit (ICDP) in order to construct a 40ft x 60ft steel industrial building at the northwest area of the property. 

ISSUED

DP1903E

 

DP1903E Staff Report

Tara Clapp & John  Atwell 5560 Highway 31, Mirror Lake

Floodplain Exemption application to develop a two-story workshop and additional living space to an existing mobile home.

 

Development Permit application to develop a two story workshop and additional living space to an existing mobile home. 

ISSUED

F1902D Staff Report

 

 

ISSUED

DP1905D

 

DP1905D Staff Report

Harvey and Marlene Remple 124 Orr Road, Schroeder Creek Development Permit application as the property is subject to a Watercourse Development Permit under Comprehensive Land Use Bylaw No. 2435. The Development Permit is to allow for a proposed subdivision.

LAPSED

DP1901D

 

 

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