Public Hearings

A Public Hearing is a process that occurs when a land use is being changed by a bylaw. All Public Hearings are held in conjunction with a City Council Meeting.

The Public Hearing is City Council’s opportunity to hear from anyone who is affected by the proposed bylaw. You can let Council know your opinions on the proposed bylaw in any/ all of the following ways:

  • Submit a letter to be included in the Council agenda. Letters must be submitted in advance to the Manager of Legislative Services.
  • Attend a Public Hearing and provide your comments.
  • Tell Council your views at the Public Hearing. Each presentation is limited to 10 minutes.

Upcoming Public Hearings

Piper Creek Crossing Options MDP Amendment Bylaw 3404/A-2021 East Hill MASP Amendment 3499/B-2021

On July 19, 2021 Council gave First Reading to Bylaw 3404/A-2021 and Bylaw 3499/B-2021 to replace the protected road alignment of Molly Banister Drive in NE 4-38-27-4 with two Piper Creek crossing options connecting to Bennett Street and Molly Banister Drive.  The East Hill Major Area Structure Plan would also be amended to reduce the classification of the roadway that would connect to the Piper Creek crossing from an arterial road to a four-lane collector road.

A Public Hearing for the bylaws is scheduled for August 30 at 4 p.m. Council will hear from anyone who believes they are affected by the proposed bylaws. Following the Public Hearing, Council will consider Second and Third Reading (adoption) of the bylaws. 

The bylaws can be viewed at the following location:  Bylaw 3404-A-2021 (pdf) Bylaw 3499-B-2021 (pdf)

For more information regarding the proposed bylaws please contact Christi Fidek, Planner with City Planning and Growth at christi.fidek@reddeer.ca or 403-406-8701.

City Council will receive submissions from any person claiming to be affected by the proposed bylaws and will consider these at the Public Hearing to be held on Monday, August 30, 2021 at 4 p.m. If you want your submission included in the Council Agenda, you must submit to legislativeservices@reddeer.ca by Friday, August 20, 2021.

The Public Hearing and Council’s debate will be live streamed at: https://meeting.reddeer.ca

Council will attend the Public Hearing via video conference.  Council Chambers is closed to the public.  The Public is welcome to participate in the Public Hearing through the following methods:

  • By Phone: Members of the public can call into the Public Hearing via phone conference by dialing 1-833-714-0895 and entering 6982635. This is an opportunity for citizens to share their concerns and thoughts but not an opportunity for citizens to pose questions to Council.  The time limit for comments will strictly be held at 10 minutes which includes group representations.
  • By Email:  legislativeservices@reddeer.ca
  • Regular mail:

City Council
c/o City Clerk
2nd Floor City Hall
Box 5008
Red Deer, AB T4N 3T4

All submissions will be public information. If you have any questions regarding the use of this information, please contact the City Clerk at legislativeservices@reddeer.ca.

In accordance with Alberta’s Meeting Procedures (COVID-19 Suppression) Regulation which is intended to avoid exposing persons to COVID-19 and in response to physical distancing and regulations related to gatherings, modified Public Hearing Procedures may apply. Contact Legislative Services at legislativeservices@reddeer.ca for the Public Hearing procedures.

Rezoning 2803 50 Avenue from C4 Commercial (Major Arterial) District to C5 Commercial (Mixed Use) District - Bylaw 3357/F-2021

On July 20, 2021 Council gave First Reading to Bylaw 3357/F-2021 for rezoning 2803 50 Avenue from C4 Commercial District to C5 Commercial District. A Public Hearing for this bylaw is scheduled for August 24 at 6 p.m. Council will hear from anyone who believes they are affected by the proposed bylaw. Following the Public Hearing, Council will consider Second and Third Reading (adoption) of the bylaw. 

The bylaw can be viewed at the following location:  Bylaw 3357-F-2021 (pdf)

For more information regarding the proposed bylaw please contact Christi Fidek, Planner with City Planning and Growth at christi.fidek@reddeer.ca or 403-406-8701

City Council will receive submissions from any person claiming to be affected by the proposed bylaw and will consider these at the Public Hearing to be held on Tuesday, August 24, 2021 at 6 p.m. If you want your submission included in the Council Agenda, you must submit to legislativeservices@reddeer.ca by Friday, August 13, 2021.

The Public Hearing and Council’s debate will be live streamed at: https://meeting.reddeer.ca

Council will attend the Public Hearing via video conference. Council Chambers is closed to the public. The Public is welcome to participate in the Public Hearing through the following methods:

  • By Phone: Members of the public can call into the Public Hearing via phone conference by dialing 1-833-714-0895 and entering 9068336. This is an opportunity for citizens to share their concerns and thoughts but not an opportunity for citizens to pose questions to Council.  The time limit for comments will strictly be held at 10 minutes which includes group representations.
  • By Email:  legislativeservices@reddeer.ca
  • Regular mail:

City Council
c/o City Clerk
2nd Floor City Hall
Box 5008
Red Deer, AB T4N 3T4

All submissions will be public information. If you have any questions regarding the use of this information, please contact the City Clerk at legislativeservices@reddeer.ca.

In accordance with Alberta’s Meeting Procedures (COVID-19 Suppression) Regulation which is intended to avoid exposing persons to COVID-19 and in response to physical distancing and regulations related to gatherings, modified Public Hearing Procedures may apply. Contact Legislative Services at legislativeservices@reddeer.ca for the Public Hearing procedures.