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Virtual Public Hearing for 5547 Trail Avenue on January 28, 2021 at 6:00 pm

Posted: 12 days ago

The District will be holding a Virtual Public Hearing on January 28th at 6:00pm for the following development application.

Rezoning Application for 5547 Trail Avenue (CityState)

To amend the R-2A zone to facilitate a small-lot  subdivision with a minimum lot size of 350 square metres. The proposed amendments only affect the property at 5547 Trail Avenue.

5547 Trail Avenue
Lot 13 of Lot C Block 11 District Lots 303 and 304 Plan 8400

Zoning Amendment Bylaw No. 25-308, 2020

More information on the proposed amendments and associated documents may be viewed at the Current Development Applications page.

How to Participate

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, large gatherings are not permittedAs a result, Public Hearings are now being held electronically in accordance with Ministerial Order No. M192. Please read the following instructions to learn how to participate in a Virtual Public Hearing.

Click here to register to attend the Virtual Public Hearing.

Prior to the Public Hearing

Written submission can be submitted in one of the following ways and must include your name and address:

Regular Mail: Box 129, Sechelt, BC V0N 3A0
In Person: Municipal Office, 2nd Floor, 5797 Cowrie Street

All submissions must be received prior to the close of the public hearing.

At the Public Hearing

Click here to register to attend the Virtual Public Hearing.

You can participate virtually with a computer, tablet or phone. You may present verbal or written submissions at the virtual meeting via the Zoom Webinar application. If you have not registered you may access the meeting with the following details here:

Meeting ID: 819 3720 8303

Meeting Passcode: PH2021

Join Link:

You can download the Zoom application for PC, Mac, iPad, iPhone or Android device here:

To participate in the Virtual Public Hearing by phone:

Canada: +1 778 907 2071
Webinar ID: 819 3720 8303
Passcode: 862481

Note, if you're connected by phone press *9 (STAR-NINE) to raise your hand to indicate that you wish to register as a speaker.

If you require assistance please email or call (604) 885-1986 ext. 8459.

Council will not receive any submissions after the close of the Public Hearing.


Please note that the opinions you express orally and any presentations you submit to the District of Sechelt will be streamed live and will be recorded to form a part of the public record. Correspondence you submit will form part of the public record and may be published. The District considers your address relevant to this matter and will disclose this personal information as it informs Council’s consideration of your opinion in relation to the subject property, and is authorized under section 26(c) of the Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act (FOIPPA). Your phone number and email will not be disclosed. For more information on the FOIPPA, please email


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