Current Applications

The following is a list of proposed development applications that have been submitted to the Township of Centre Wellington.

Current Development Applications

166 Forfar Street East, Fergus (Patel)

The Township of Centre Wellington has received a complete application for approval of a Zoning By-law Amendment pursuant to Section 34 of the Planning Act, R.S.O. 1990. The Council of the Township of Centre Wellington will hold a public meeting regarding the proposed by-law amendment on Wednesday March 25th, 2020 at 6:00 p.m., in the Council Chamber, 1 MacDonald Square, Elora. The purpose of the public meeting is to present the proposed by-law amendment and to receive public input prior to making a decision. The Township’s File Number for this application is RZ01/20.  

The purpose of the proposed zoning by-law amendment is to change the zoning of the subject land from “C3” Neighbourhood Commercial to “R1C” Residential. The effect of the amendment is to remove the existing convenience store and redevelop the property with a single detached dwelling.

 

The public meeting originally scheduled for March 25, 2020 was postponed due to COVID-19. The meeting has been rescheduled to July 29, 2020. See below Notice of Public meeting for further details.

450 Forfar Street East, Fergus (Stovel)

The Township of Centre Wellington has received an application to amend the Township of Centre Wellington Zoning By-law (File RZ11/19). This application has been deemed complete and this Notice of Complete Application is being given in accordance with the requirements of the Planning Act, R.S.O. 1990.

The subject land is located at 450 Forfar Street East in Fergus,.

The purpose of the proposed Zoning By-law Amendment is to change the current zoning from R1B (Residential) to R2 (Residential). The effect of the amendment is to permit a semi-detached dwelling.

 

The public meeting originally scheduled for March 25, 2020 was postponed due to COVID-19. The meeting has been rescheduled to July 29, 2020. See below Notice of Public meeting for further details.

 

 

 

Elora Mill South, Elora (Elora South Inc.)

The Township of Centre Wellington has received a complete application for approval of an Official Plan Amendment and Zoning By-law Amendment pursuant to Section 17 and Section 34 of the Planning Act, R.S.O. 1990. The Council of the Township of Centre Wellington will hold a public meeting regarding the proposed official plan amendment and zoning by-law amendment on Wednesday January 29, 2020 at 6:00 p.m., in the Council Chamber, 1 MacDonald Square in Elora. The purpose of the public meeting is to present the proposed official plan amendment and zoning by-law amendment and to receive public input prior to making a decision. The Township’s File Numbers for these applications are OP01/19 and RZ09/19.  

The subject land is located on the east side of Wellington Road 7 in the Elora-Salem Urban Centre, as shown on the below Notice.

The purpose of the proposed official plan amendment is to change the land use designation of the subject land from Residential to Central Business District. The purpose of the zoning by-law amendment is to change the zoning of the land from R1A to C1.50.8. The effect of these amendments is to add land to the Central Business District and place them in the appropriate zoning category to permit commercial use. 

 36 Rea Drive, Fergus and 99 Farley Road, Fergus (James Keating Construction (2004) Ltd.)

The Township of Centre Wellington has received an application to amend the Township of Centre Wellington Zoning By-law (File RZ10/19). This application has been deemed complete and this Notice of Complete Application is being given in accordance with the requirements of the Planning Act, R.S.O. 1990. The subject land is 36 Rea Drive, Fergus and 99 Farley Road, Fergus. 

The purpose of the proposed Zoning By-law Amendment is to change the current zoning of Parcel #1 from IN (Institutional) to R3 (Residential). The effect of this part of the amendment is to permit a cluster townhouse development. Parcel #1 was created as a result of Wellington County Land Division Committee application B85/17. Secondly, the proposed Zoning By-law Amendment would change the current zoning of Parcel #2 from OS (Open Space) to R3 (Residential) and R4 (Residential). The effect of the amendment is to change the zoning of land to match the zoning of abutting parcels that are already zoned R3 and R4 respectively.

A public meeting regarding this application will be held on Wednesday January 29, 2020 at 6:00 p.m., in the Council Chamber, 1 MacDonald Square in Elora, Ontario.

7432 Middlebrook Road, Pilkington (Dirksen)

The Township of Centre Wellington has received a complete application for approval of a Zoning By-law Amendment pursuant to Section 34 of the Planning Act, R.S.O. 1990. The Council of the Township of Centre Wellington will hold a public meeting regarding the proposed by-law amendment on Monday September 30, 2019 at 6:45 p.m., in the Council Chamber, 1 MacDonald Square, Elora. The purpose of the public meeting is to present the proposed by-law amendment and to receive public input prior to making a decision. The Township’s File Number for this application is RZ08/19.  

The purpose of the proposed zoning by-law amendment is to change the zoning of the subject land from “A” Agricultural to “A” Agricultural Exception. The effect of the amendment is to implement zoning regulations necessary to facilitate a surplus farm dwelling severance and to restrict residential uses on the retained parcel. The zoning amendment is a condition of approval of the County of Wellington Land Division Committee Application B118/19. The subject land is known as 7432 Middlebrook Road, Pilkington.

 

 

8480 Wellington Road 19, West Garafraxa (Highland Pines)

The Township of Centre Wellington has received an application to amend the Township of Centre Wellington Zoning By-law (File RZ07/19). This application has been deemed complete and this Notice of Complete Application is being given in accordance with the requirements of the Planning Act, R.S.O. 1990. An application to amend the County of Wellington’s Official Plan has also been filed under File No. OP-2019-01. The subject land is located at 8480 Wellington Road 19, Belwood (West Garafraxa).

The purpose of the proposed Zoning By-law Amendment is to change the current zoning of the subject land from Agricultural (A) to Camp Ground Site Specific (CG.35.9). The effect of the amendment is to permit the expansion of an existing adjacent seasonal campground.

A public meeting will be scheduled at a later date.

  

6850 First Line, West Garafraxa (Henshall)

The Township of Centre Wellington has received a complete application for approval of a Zoning By-law Amendment pursuant to Section 34 of the Planning Act, R.S.O. 1990. The Council of the Township of Centre Wellington will hold a public meeting regarding the proposed by-law amendment on Monday July 29, 2019 at 6:45 p.m., in the Council Chamber, 1 MacDonald Square, Elora. The purpose of the public meeting is to present the proposed by-law amendment and to receive public input prior to making a decision. The Township’s File Number for this application is RZ06/19.  

The purpose of the proposed zoning by-law amendment is to change the zoning of the subject land from “A” Agricultural and “EP” Environmental Protection to “A” Agricultural Exception and “EP” Environmental Protection. The effect of the amendment is to implement zoning regulations necessary to facilitate a farm dwelling surplus severance and to restrict residential uses on the retained parcel. The zoning amendment is a condition of approval of the County of Wellington Land Division Committee Application B13/19. The subject land is known as 6850 First Line, West Garafraxa, as shown on the key plan below.

 

6868 Gerrie Road, Nichol (Martin)

The Council of the Township of Centre Wellington has received a complete application for approval of a Zoning By-law Amendment pursuant to Section 34 and Section 39 of the Planning Act, R.S.O. 1990. The Council of the Township of Centre Wellington will hold a public meeting regarding the proposed by-law amendment on Wednesday July 17, 2019 at 6:00 p.m., in the Council Chambers, 1 MacDonald Square, Elora. The purpose of the public meeting is to present the proposed by-law amendment and to receive public input prior to making a decision.  The Township’s File Number for this application is RZ05/19.

The purpose of the proposed zoning by-law amendment is to change the zoning of the subject land from “A” Agricultural to “A” Agricultural Exception. The effect of the amendment is to enact a temporary use by-law in order to allow for a garden suite on the subject lands for a period of up to twenty years. The garden suite is to provide housing for a relative of the property owner. The subject land is known municipally as 6868 Gerrie Road, Nichol.

 

7765 Fourth Line, Nichol (Lindsay)

The Township of Centre Wellington has received a complete application for approval of a Zoning By-law Amendment pursuant to Section 34 of the Planning Act, R.S.O. 1990. The Council of the Township of Centre Wellington will hold a public meeting regarding the proposed by-law amendment on Wednesday July 17, 2019 at 6:00 p.m., in the Council Chamber, 1 MacDonald Square, Elora. The purpose of the public meeting is to present the proposed by-law amendment and to receive public input prior to making a decision. The Township’s File Number for this application is RZ04/19.  

The purpose of the proposed zoning by-law amendment is to change the zoning of the subject land from “A” Agricultural and “EP” Environmental Protection to “A” Agricultural Exception and “EP” Environmental Protection. The effect of the amendment is to implement zoning regulations necessary to facilitate a farm dwelling surplus severance and to restrict residential uses on the retained parcel. The zoning amendment is a condition of approval of the County of Wellington Land Division Committee Application B10/19. The subject land is known as 7765 Fourth Line, Nichol.

 

 

8523 & 8537 Wellington Road 19, West Garafraxa (Highland Pines)

The Township of Centre Wellington has received a complete application for approval of a Zoning By-law Amendment pursuant to Section 34 of the Planning Act, R.S.O. 1990. The Council of the Township of Centre Wellington will hold a public meeting regarding the proposed by-law amendment on Wednesday July 17, 2019 at 6:00 p.m., in the Council Chamber, 1 MacDonald Square, Elora. The purpose of the public meeting is to present the proposed by-law amendment and to receive public input prior to making a decision. The Township’s File Number for this application is RZ03/19.  

The purpose and effect of the proposed zoning by-law amendment is to change the zoning of the land from “M3” Extractive Industrial to “CG.35.5” Campground Site Specific. The effect of the amendment is to implement zoning regulations on the severed parcel to match the existing zone to which these lands are being added to. The zoning amendment is a condition of approval of the County of Wellington Land Division Committee Application B109/18. The subject land is known as 8537 Wellington Road 19, West Garafraxa.

 

33 Henderson Street, Elora (Brough)

The Township of Centre Wellington has received a complete application for approval of a Zoning By-law Amendment pursuant to Section 34 of the Planning Act, R.S.O. 1990. The Council of the Township of Centre Wellington will hold a public meeting regarding the proposed by-law amendment on Wednesday May 29, 2019 at 6:30 p.m., in the Council Chamber, 1 MacDonald Square, Elora. The purpose of the public meeting is to present the proposed by-law amendment and to receive public input prior to making a decision. The Township’s File Number for this application is RZ02/19.  

The purpose and effect of the proposed zoning by-law amendment is to change the zoning of the land from “R1A” Residential to “C3” Neighbourhood Commercial Site Specific. The effect of the amendment is to implement zoning regulations necessary for the redevelopment of the property to include residential and neighbourhood commercial uses within the existing heritage building (former church) and a second building on the property. The amendment is also seeking approval for a reduction in the required parking. The subject land is known as 33 Henderson Street, Elora.

 

 

6721 Seventh Line, West Garafraxa (McKeown)

The Township of Centre Wellington has received an application to amend the Township of Centre Wellington Zoning By-law (File RZ01/19). This application has been deemed complete and this Notice of Complete Application is being given in accordance with the requirements of the Planning Act, R.S.O. 1990. 

The purpose of the proposed zoning by-law amendment is to change the zoning of the subject land from “A” Agricultural and “EP” Environmental Protection to “A” Agricultural Exception and “EP” Environmental Protection. The effect of the amendment is to implement zoning regulations necessary to facilitate a farm dwelling surplus severance and to restrict residential uses on the retained parcel. The zoning amendment is a condition of approval of the County of Wellington Land Division Committee Application B119/18.  The subject land is known as 6721 Seventh Line, Belwood (West Garafraxa).

 

6260 Jones Baseline, Nichol (Bouwman)

The Township of Centre Wellington has received an application to amend the Township of Centre Wellington Zoning By-law (File RZ13/18). This application has been deemed complete and this Notice of Complete Application is being given in accordance with the requirements of the Planning Act, R.S.O. 1990. The subject land is shown on the key map below

The purpose of the proposed zoning by-law amendment is to change the zoning of the subject land from “A” Agricultural and “EP” Environmental Protection to “A” Agricultural Exception and “EP” Environmental Protection. The effect of the amendment is to implement zoning regulations necessary to facilitate a farm dwelling surplus severance and to restrict residential uses on the retained parcel. The zoning amendment is a condition of approval of the County of Wellington Land Division Committee Application B83/18.  

 

740 St. David Street North, Fergus (2353985 Ontario Inc./M. Crooks)

The Township of Centre Wellington has received an application to amend the Township of Centre Wellington Zoning By-law (File RZ12/18). This application has been deemed complete and this Notice of Complete Application is being given in accordance with the requirements of the Planning Act, R.S.O. 1990.  

The purpose of the proposed zoning by-law amendment is to change the zoning of the subject land from “R1C” Residential to “R4” Residential Exception. The effect of the amendment is to implement zoning regulations necessary to facilitate the addition of 2 residential units to an existing residential building containing 5 units. 

 

 

Please be advised this application has been withdrawn by the applicant.

7284 Sideroad 4, Inverhaugh (Elora Ridge Developments)

The Township of Centre Wellington has received an application to amend the Township of Centre Wellington Zoning By-law (File RZ11/18). This application has been deemed complete and this Notice of Complete Application is being given in accordance with the requirements of the Planning Act, R.S.O. 1990. The subject land is located at 7284 Sideroad 4 in Inverhaugh.

The purpose of the proposed Zoning By-law Amendment is to change the current zoning of the subject land from Extractive Industrial (M3.91.2), Agricultural (A.91.1) and Environmental Protection (EP) to Residential (R1A), Open Space (OS) and Environmental Protection (EP) in order to accommodate the development of a proposed draft plan of subdivision. The proposed draft plan of subdivision consists of lots and blocks for up to 40 single detached dwelling units, park, storm water management pond and walkways. The County of Wellington Draft Plan of Subdivision file number is 23T-18005.

 

484 St. Patrick Street East, Fergus (Fischer)

The Township of Centre Wellington has received an application to amend the Township of Centre Wellington Zoning By-law (File RZ10/18). This application has been deemed complete and this Notice of Complete Application is being given in accordance with the requirements of the Planning Act, R.S.O. 1990. 

The purpose of the proposed Zoning By-law Amendment is to change the current zoning of the subject land from R1B (Residential) to R2 (Residential). The effect of the amendment is to implement zoning regulations necessary to permit a semi-detached dwelling. The subject land is known as 484 St. Patrick Street E, Fergus.

 

 

Cutting Drive, Elora (Finoro Developments Inc.)

The Township of Centre Wellington has received an application to amend the Township of Centre Wellington Zoning By-law (File RZ09/18). This application has been deemed complete and this Notice of Complete Application is being given in accordance with the requirements of the Planning Act, R.S.O. 1990.

The purpose of the proposed Zoning By-law Amendments is to change the current zoning of the subject land from FD (Future Development) and R1A (Residential) to R1C.58.6 Residential Exception. The effect of the proposed zoning by-law amendment is to zone additional residential lots created as a result of County of Wellington Land Division Committee applications B120/17 and B121/17.

 

6552, 6554, 6556 & 6558 Beatty Line North, Fergus (Jennark Homes)

The Township of Centre Wellington has received an application to amend the Township of Centre Wellington Zoning By-law (File RZ07/18). This application has been deemed complete and this Notice of Complete Application is being given in accordance with the requirements of the Planning Act, R.S.O. 1990. The subject lands are 6552, 6554, 6556 and 6558 Beatty Line North in Fergus.

 

The purpose of the proposed Zoning By-law Amendments is to change the current zoning of the subject land from Residential (R1A) to Residential (R2 and R4 Exception). The effect of the proposed zoning by-law amendment is to accommodate a proposed development consisting of 1 single-detached dwelling, 16 semi-detached dwellings and a 4 storey apartment building with 71 units.

 

 

Information submitted in support of the application

 

Additional/Revised information submitted in support of the application

6542 & 6560 Gerrie Road, Elora (Ainley Subdivision)

The Township of Centre Wellington has received an application to amend the Township of Centre Wellington Zoning By-law (File RZ06/18). This application has been deemed complete and this Notice of Complete Application is being given in accordance with the requirements of the Planning Act, R.S.O. 1990. The subject lands are 6542 Gerrie Road and 6560 Gerrie Road in Elora. An application for draft plan of subdivision has been received by the County of Wellington. The County’s application number is 23T-18002.

The purpose of the proposed Zoning By-law Amendments is to change the current zoning of the subject land from Agricultural (A) and Environmental Protection (EP) to Residential (R1B, R1B Exception, R1C, R1C Exception, R2, R4 and R4 Exception), Open Space (OS), Future Development (FD) and Environmental Protection (EP). The effect of the proposed zoning by-law amendment is to accommodate the development of a proposed draft plan of subdivision (County of Wellington File Number: 23T-18002). The proposed draft plan of subdivision consists of lots and blocks for up to 251 units including a mix of single detached dwellings, cluster townhouses, an apartment, parks, open space, storm water management ponds and walkways. 

 

The applicant has submitted revised and/or additional information in support of the zoning amendment and draft plan of subdivision applications. A public meeting has not be held for this application and will be scheduled at a later date.

 

820 St. David Street North, Fergus
 

The Township of Centre Wellington has received an application to amend the Township of Centre Wellington Zoning By-law (File RZ05/18). This application has been deemed complete and this Notice of Complete Application is being given in accordance with the requirements of the Planning Act, R.S.O. 1990. The subject land is described as 820 St. David Street North, Fergus as shown on the key map below. 

The purpose of the proposed Zoning By-law Amendment is to change the current zoning of Commercial (C2) to Commercial Exception. The effect of the amendment is to permit the development of a 6-storey retirement residence and associated uses. 

York Street East, Halls Drive, Elora (Granwood Subdivision)

TAKE NOTICE that the Township of Centre Wellington has received a complete application (File No. RZ02/18) for approval of a zoning by-law amendment pursuant to Section 34 of the Planning Act, R.S.O. 1990. The County of Wellington has received an application for draft plan of subdivision 23T-17002 and has requested that the Township of Centre Wellington hold a public meeting. The Council of the Township of Centre Wellington will hold a public meeting regarding these applications on Monday March 26th, 2018 in the Council Chamber, 1 MacDonald Square, Elora at 6:30 p.m. The purpose of the public meeting is to present the proposed zoning by-law amendment and draft plan of subdivision and to receive public input prior to making a decision. 

Information submitted in support of the application

 

 

The County of Wellington circulated a revised Draft Plan of Subdivision on May 11, 2018

133 South River Road, Elora (Haylock Property)

Zoning Amendment

The purpose of the proposed zoning by-law amendment is to change the zoning of the subject land from "A" Agricultural to "R2" Residential Exception, "R3" Residential Exception and "OS" Open Space. The effect of the proposed zoning by-law amendment is to accommodate the development of a proposed draft plan of subdivision (County of Wellington File Number: 23T-15001). The proposed draft plan of subdivision consists of lots and blocks for up to 475 single detached, semi-detached, duplex, townhouse and apartment dwelling units, a park, storm water management pond and walkways.

This application has been appealed to the OMB (LPAT). Application information and supporting documents are available upon request. 

The LPAT issued a decision on July 25, 2018. PLN 160992 & PLN 160993

The LPAT issued the Order on January 8, 2019.

 

At the June 29th Council meeting the below information was presented:

 

 

27, 32 & 40 Broken Front Path, 11 Gilkison St, Elora (Youngblood/Mallet)

Zoning Amendment

The purpose of the proposed zoning by-law amendment is to change the zoning of the subject land from "A" Agricultural to "R1C" Residential Exception, "R3" Residential Exception and "OS" Open Space. The effect of the proposed zoning by-law amendment is to accommodate the development of a proposed draft plan of subdivision (County of Wellington File Number: 23T-15003). The proposed draft plan of subdivision consists of lots and blocks for 238 to 292 single detached, triplex, fourplex, and townhouse dwelling units, a park, storm water management pond and walkways.

This application has been appealed to the OMB (LPAT). Application information and supporting documents are available upon request.

The LPAT issued a decision on July 25, 2018. PLN 160992 & PLN 160993

The LPAT issued the Order on January 8, 2019.

7708 Colborne Street, Fergus (West Phase - Storybrook Subdivision)

The Township of Centre Wellington has received an application to amend the Township of Centre Wellington Zoning By-law (File RZ11/16). This application has been deemed complete and this Notice of Complete Application is being given in accordance with the requirements of the Planning Act, R.S.O. 1990. The subject land is the "West" Phase of the Storybrook Subdivision located at 7708 Colborne Street, Fergus. 

The purpose of the proposed Official Plan and Zoning By-law Amendments is to change the current zoning of the subject land from Future Development (FD) and Environmental Protection (EP) to Residential (R1C, R3 & R6), Open Space (OS), Commercial (C3) and Environmental Protection (EP). The effect of the proposed zoning by-law amendment is to accommodate the development of a proposed draft plan of subdivision (County of Wellington File Number: 23T-16003). The proposed draft plan of subdivision consists of lots and blocks for up to 1178 single detached, semi-detached and townhouse dwelling units, commercial/mixed use, parks, storm water management pond and walkways

This application has been appealed to the OMB (LPAT). Application information and supporting documents are available upon request.

Local Planning Appeal Tribunal (LPAT) Decision - December 24, 2018

 

 

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