Upcoming Public Hearings

Public hearings provide an opportunity for members of the public to speak to Council on advertised planning and development matters and other matters as determined by Council.

Scheduled Public Hearings will be posted here as available.

Bylaw 3357/L-2022
An amendment to the Land Use Bylaw to rezone 7150 50 Avenue from C4 Commercial District to C5 Commercial (Mixed Use) District

Red Deer City Council will hold a Public Hearing on Tuesday, May 24, 2022 at 5 p.m. in Council Chambers, 2nd Floor, City Hall to consider an amendment to Land Use Bylaw 3357/L-2022 to rezone 7150 50 Avenue from C4 Commercial (Major Arterial) District to C5 Commercial (Mixed Use) District.

You may view the proposed bylaw(s) here: 3357/L-2022 (pdf).

City Council will receive comments from any person claiming to be affected by the proposed bylaw and will consider these at the Public Hearing. 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, Council Chambers is closed to the public at this time. Public is welcome to participate in this Public Hearing by submitting written comments or by participating in the Public Hearing over the phone.

Written Submission
Members of public wishing to submit written comments on this Public Hearing matter may do so by:

  • Emailing your comments to legislativeservices@reddeer.ca.
  • Dropping off a written copy of your submission at City Hall (4914 48 Avenue) during business hours to the attention of City Clerk; or
  • Mailing your submission to City Council c/o City Clerk, Legal & Legislative Services, Box 5008, Red Deer, AB T4N 3T4.

Deadline to submit written comments is 4:30 p.m. on Friday, May 13, 2022.

Late submissions will not be included in the published Council Agenda. Written comments must be received by the City Clerk, Legal & Legislative Services by the deadline in order to be included in the published Council Agenda.

Material(s) submitted for Council’s consideration at the Public Hearing must form part of the public record and will appear on the Council Agenda in the same format that they are received by the City Clerk. Personal information will not be redacted. The Clerk may withhold a public submission from the Council Agenda if the Clerk, after consulting legal counsel, concludes the submission contains: hate speech; discriminatory language; or defamatory language.

If you miss the deadline to submit written comments, have additional information to share, or wish to speak directly to Council, you may still participate and provide your comments directly to Council at the Public Hearing over the phone.

Phone Participation
Public is welcome to participate in this Public Hearing by phone. To participate, please contact:

Phone: 1-833-714-0895
Code: 9979802

Starting May 9, 2022, new Public Hearing procedures are in effect (Schedule E of Procedure Bylaw). Any person who wishes to address Council on this Public Hearing matter may do so for a period of five (5) minutes. The five (5) minutes does not include the time required to answer questions from City Council. Persons addressing Council shall limit their comments to this Public Hearing matter and the recommendations being discussed.

For more information on participation visit the Participation in Public Hearings page or contact City Clerk at 403-342-8132 or email legislativeservices@reddeer.ca.

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

Questions
If you have questions about the proposed bylaw, please contact Christi Fidek, Senior Planner, at 403-406-8701 or email Christi.fidek@reddeer.ca.

If you have questions regarding the use of your submission, participation, or Public Hearing procedures, contact the City Clerk at 403-342-8132 or email legislativeservices@reddeer.ca.