Notice of Public Hearing and Open House - December 13, 2017

December 1, 2017
Public Notices

Open House and Public Hearing on Wednesday, December 13th, 2017 regarding proposed amendments to the Official Community Plan No.1630, 2007 and Zoning Bylaw No.1662, 2009.


A proposal to develop a supportive housing facility on Elliott Street has been received (location map). The new “supportive housing” use is to provide a range of accommodations from emergency shelter to independent housing operated by a government agency or non-profit society that provides a range of on-site supports to residents such as life-skills training, connections to primary health care, mental health or substance abuse services.

An open house was held on August 15, 2017 for this proposal with a subsequent Public Hearing on September 18, 2017. Since these events, further information on facility operations was requested from BC Housing. A new open house and public hearing are now scheduled.

Wednesday, December 13, 2017 starting at 4:30 pm.

  • Open House (led by BC Housing): Gain more information about the project
    • View poster boards starting at 4:30 pm.
    • Presentation starting at 5:00 pm.
    • Question and Answer Period following the presentation until 6:45 pm.
  • Public Hearing (led by Mayor and Council)
    • Present your views/comments on the project for Council’s consideration starting at 7:00 pm.

Quesnel & District Seniors’ Centre, 461 Carson Avenue, Quesnel, BC

Provide comment
Written submissions regarding the proposed amendments may be submitted to City Hall to the attention of Gina Albers ( by 12:00 pm Thursday, December 7, 2017 to be included in the Public Hearing agenda. Oral and written submissions may also be received at the December 13, 2017 Public Hearing. No further information or representations from the public can be considered by City Council after the Public Hearing has been terminated.

More information
The development plans, proposed amending bylaws, and further information may be inspected at City Hall, 410 Kinchant Street, Quesnel, B.C. V2J 7J5 between 8:30 am -12:00 pm and 1:00 pm - 4:30 pm, Monday to Friday.

Contact for inquiries
Planning Department at 250-992-2111 or

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