Public Hearings allow the public the opportunity to express concerns regarding land use issues and more. Public Hearings related to the Land Use Bylaw are required prior to a second reading by Council. City Council may call a Public Hearing if there is a new bylaw or resolution being proposed that they deem public consultation necessary for. Members of the public may also call a Public Hearing, granted that they provide a sufficient petition. More details about Public Hearings and petition requirements are outlined in the Municipal Government Act (MGA – Sec. 230). For more information regarding the City of Wetaskiwin’s procedures for a Public Hearing please contact our Legislative Officer at 780.361.4420.
Upcoming Public Hearings
The next Public Hearing will be held on Monday, May 13, 2019 starting at 4:00 p.m. in Council Chambers at City Hall located at 4705 - 50 Avenue, Wetaskiwin. Council will be considering Bylaw 1923 - 19 which is a bylaw that would amend Bylaw 1804-13 being the Land Use Bylaw by amending the regulation of signage and fees.