Public Hearings & Notices
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 Manager of Legislative Services at 780-361-4459.
Upcoming Public Hearings
- The next Public Hearing will be held on Tuesday, October 9 starting at 4:00 p.m. in Council Chambers located at 4705 - 50 Avenue, Wetaskiwin. City Council will be considering Bylaw 1914-18 to amend Bylaw 1804-13 being the Land Use Bylaw to incorporate definitions, application requirements, district updates and specific use regulations related to cannabis as a result of impending legalization and will be holding a public hearing regarding this bylaw prior to second reading.
- Approval Amendment issued by Alberta Environment and Parks (posted to website October 1, 2018).