Regional District of Bulkley-Nechako

July 12, 2023

Notice of Public Hearing

Notice is hereby given that an in-person Public Hearing affecting “Regional District of Bulkley-Nechako Zoning Bylaw No. 1800, 2020” (the Zoning Bylaw) will be held on Tuesday, July 25, 2023 at 7:00 pm on the second floor Board Room of the Regional District of Bulkley-Nechako office, 37 3rd Avenue, Burns Lake, B.C. regarding Bylaw No. 2005, 2023.

The Zoning Bylaw is proposed to be amended by Bylaw No. 2005, 2023 which would rezone the subject property from the Small Holdings Zone (H1) to Civic/Institutional Zone (P1). The purpose of the bylaw is to facilitate the construction of a church with a maximum occupant capacity of 100-persons.

This is a second Public Hearing for this Bylaw. The subject property is located at unaddressed Lot 12, Clearview Drive, approximately 2 km south of the Village of Burns Lake. It is legally described as Lot 12, District Lots 1890 and 1898, Range 5, Coast District, Plan 10853. The subject property is shown outlined in black and labeled “Subject Property” on the location map below.

Map 1

Written submissions to the Public Hearing must be sent by mail to P.O. Box 820, Burns Lake, BC, V0J 1E0; by fax to (250) 692-3305; or by e-mail to and must be received by the Regional District of Bulkley-Nechako no later than Tuesday, July 25, 2023 at 1:00 pm to be ensured of consideration at the Public Hearing.

The Public Hearing for Bylaw No. 2005, 2023 will be Chaired by the Director or Alternate Director for Electoral Area B as a delegate of the Board. A copy of the Board resolution making the delegation, copies of the proposed bylaw, and other relevant information, including written submissions to the Public Hearing, may be inspected from Tuesday, July 11 through Tuesday, July 25, 2023, at the Regional District of Bulkley-Nechako office from 8:30 am to 4:30 pm, Monday to Friday (excluding statutory holidays) and online at

For further, please call the Regional District of Bulkley-Nechako Planning Department at 250-692-3195 or toll-free at 1-800-320-3339.