Public Information Meeting
The Town of Berwick has acquired lands generally bounded by Orchard Street and Spartan Avenue, formerly lands of West Point Homes Limited (PIDs 55243836, 55380844, 08131120). These lands are proposed to be rezoned to enable their use and development for public recreation purposes.
The Town’s Planning Advisory Committee will be holding an information and consultation meeting to discuss the proposed rezoning.
The meeting will provide information about the development of the property as a green space recreational area which would include such entities as a bike skills park, walking trail and more. Town staff will discuss details about the proposed development including the type of facilities that are planned and the phasing of the development.
The meeting will be held in the Council Chamber, Town Hall, 236 Commercial Street on Monday, November 6, 2017 at 6:30pm.
IMPORTANT NEWS FOR BERWICK ENERGY PARTNERS
Thank you to all Berwick Energy Partners that are currently signed up to participate in the Direct Load Control and PACE programs. To show our appreciation, we have entered all current Berwick Energy Partners into a draw for a gift voucher on September 1st, 2017. There will be two more draws that will include both new and existing Berwick Energy Partners. These draws will take place on December 1st and March 1st to mark the kick off and completion of this year’s Direct Load Control program. All gift vouchers will be from local businesses that call the Town of Berwick home.
If you haven’t signed up but are looking to get involved it’s easy! For more information on how to become a Berwick Energy Partner, CLICK HERE.
Those who have already signed up for the Direct Load Control program can expect installations to take place from September through November. A representative from AMG Energy will be in contact to arrange timing for installation.
For further information, call AMG Energy at 902.542.5223 or send an e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org The good folks at AMG Energy will be pleased to answer any questions you may have.
Berwick Municipal Planning Strategy and Land Use By-law Amendment: Public Hearing Re: Rezoning of 136 Orchard Street, PID 55237150
The Berwick Town Council passed First Reading on October 10, 2017 and will now hold a Public Hearing concerning possible amendments to the Municipal Planning Strategy and Land Use Bylaw. This is regarding a proposed rezoning application at 136 Orchard Street. The Public Hearing will be held on November 14, 2017, beginning at 6:30pm in the Council Chambers.
Don Regan, CAO
Town of Berwick
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