Developments

Current Development Applications

These applications are being considered by Council at an upcoming Regular Council Meeting. If you have questions regarding any of these development proposals please email: developmentservices@sicamous.ca 

1308 Nordin Court – Eagle Valley Ventures

Rezoning and Official Community Plan Amendment

The applicant is proposing to build a facility for the production, processing and wholesale sale of cannabis at 1308 Nordin Court.

The application requires a change to the Official Community Plan designation from Highway Commercial to General Industrial, and a change to the Zoning Bylaw from C-2 (Highway Commercial) to I-2 (Agricultural Industrial).

Notice of Zoning Bylaw and Official Community Plan Proposed Amendments and Public Hearing

Bylaws No. 986 Zoning and Bylaw No. 987 Official Community Plan

On July 12th, 2020, Council gave two readings to Bylaw No. 988, 2020 A Bylaw to amend Zoning Bylaw No. 101, 1993 and Bylaw No. 987, 2020 A Bylaw to amend the Official Community Plan Bylaw No. 918, 216.

Public Hearing
A public hearing will be held Wednesday, October 7, 2020, 6:00 pm at Municipal Hall, 446 Main Street, Sicamous BC. 

The District has significantly reduced capacity within Council Chambers during Regular Council Meetings (please see the How to Attend a Public Hearing In-Person section below). We have created an online form that we strongly encourage you use to submit your comments on the proposed development. Council will receive your comments in advance of their deliberation on the issuance of the Development Permit. You may access the form through the following link:

www.sicamous.ca/your-municipality/public-participation

If you prefer you may email your comments to publicinput@sicamous.ca.

How to Attend a Public Hearing In-Person

Due to COVID-19 protocols, Public seating is very limited, and the District requires that members of the public must pre-register in order to attend the meeting. Please email publicinput@sicamous.ca. Seating is limited and reserved on a first-come first-reserved basis.

Public Hearing Package

View the package for the Public Hearing with attachments here.

850 Two Mile Road

850 Two Mile Road
850 Two Mile Road

The District of Sicamous will consider an application for a Development Variance Permit for a variance set back, height and size for an accessory building on Lot A, Section 30, Township 21, Range 7, W6M Meridian, Kamloops Division, Yale District, Plan KAP45206, PID:017-372-895  on 850 Two Mile Road

At a Special Meeting of Council on September 30th at (time to be determined).

Accessory Building Zoning Bylaw Permitted Proposed Variance
Set Back 702(2)(c) 10 m 6 m 3 m
Height Section 702 (2)(b)(ii) 19.68 ft (6 m) 33 ft (10 m) 13.4 ft
Size 702 (2)(f)(i) 1400 ft squared 6450 ft squared 5050 ft squared

The draft Development Variance Permit DVP 20-231-DVP can be found here.

175 Old Town Road  (Applicant: Park Avenue Properties)

175 Old Town Road
175 Old Town Road

The applicant for this project has requested to remove this application at this time.

(Development Permit)
The property is within the Old Town Bay Comprehensive Development Area. A map of the property can be seen here. The applicant is proposing to place a Temporary Sales Unit on the site. At this time the applicant has not submitted an application for the units that are to be sold from the Sales Unit. Drawings submitted in support of the application can be viewed by clicking on this Elevations. The building has been used on other locations where the developer has constructed and sold units, these pictures show the building in colour with the flags that will accompany the building on the site. 

The District has significantly reduced capacity within Council Chambers during Regular Council Meetings. We have created an online form that we strongly encourage you use to submit your comments on the proposed development. Council will receive your comments in advance of their deliberation on the issuance of the Development Permit. You may access the form through the following link:

https://www.sicamous.ca/your-municipality/public-participation

If you prefer you may email your comments to developmentservices@sicamous.ca

Development Applications Considered by Council

These are applications that were recently considered by Council. For more information on these developments please feel free to contact the Development Services Department. 

1214 Riverside Avenue - 1152143 BC Ltd. (Brenda Dalzell)

1214 Riverside Avenue
1214 Riverside Avenue

(Temporary Use Permit)

The owner of Interior Design Studio and The Bridge at 1214 Riverside Avenue is requesting Council support to bring up to 4 food trucks on the property. To read more about the applicants proposal please read the letter that they provided with their application. They have also provided a site plan that shows a proposed layout for the food trucks.

Council did not support the issuance of the Temporary Use Permit. 

705 Old Town Road - Field Services Ltd. (Greg Laforge)

705 Old Town Road
705 Old Town Road

(Industrial Development Permit with Variances)

The applicant is proposing to construct a large storage building that will operate in conjunction with the existing commercial storage use at 705 Old Town Road.

The site plan submitted can be viewed via this link to the Site Plan. Drawings depicting the storage building can be viewed by clicking on this link Elevations.

At the June 10th Regular Meeting, Council supported the issuance of the Development Permit and variances to the Subdivision and Servicing Bylaw No. 500, 2003. 

200 Old Town Road - Twin Anchors (Todd Kyllo)

200 Old Town Road
200 Old Town Road

(Development Permit)

Twin Anchors is proposing the construction of a concession (with washrooms accessible to the public) on the site adjacent to the marina. The site plan and elevations submitted with the application can be viewed by accessing the links. The building will be completed with a wood finish and the existing building will be finished to match.

Council supported the issuance of the Development Permit at the June 10th Council meeting.