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Stephenville council approves items under permits and municipal plan

Deputy Mayor Susan Fowlow, chair of the Stephenville town council's planning and traffic committee, reads out requests for permits and outline planning permission at the regular general meeting on Thursday. Listening in, from left, are Coun. Mark Felix and Coun. Mike Tobin.
Deputy Mayor Susan Fowlow, chair of the Stephenville town council's planning and traffic committee, reads out requests for permits and outline planning permission at the regular general meeting on Thursday. Listening in, from left, are Coun. Mark Felix and Coun. Mike Tobin. - Frank Gale

The Stephenville town council approved six items under permits and municipal plan during its regular general meeting on Thursday.

Ann Green — permit to do exterior and interior renovations to the building at 28 Colonial Ave. to convert it into a duplex.

SNC Lavalin Inc. — a permit to change the ownership of the existing business at 141-147 Main St. from Bae Newplan to SNC-Lavalin Inc.

Under the authority of Section 23 of the Urban and Rural Planning Act 2000 — town council of Stephenville approves a development regulation amendment to make a change that land abutting both sides of Route 460-11 (Cold Brook Road) is rezoned from rural to rural residential.

Resolution – approved to the Town of Stephenville Municipal Plan Amendment that Stephenville future land use Map 4 is amended to include land abutting both sides of Route 460-11 (Cold Brook Rd.) is rezoned from rural to rural residential.

Under the authority of Section 16 of the Urban and Rural Planning Act 2000 — town council of Stephenville adopts the Town of Stephenville development regulations to add campground to the list of discretionary use class in the open space recreation zone.

Amendment — that the development regulation 2014 be amended to remove the minimum and maximum building line setback and increase the rural residential zone in Cold Brook.

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