Beginning in April 2017, municipal staff will work with the Oakland Area Advisory Committee (AAC), to review & update the existing Oakland Secondary Planning Strategy & Land Use By-law. A copy of the existing planning documents for Oakland can be found HERE.
A number of local AAC meetings are expected to be held over the next several months. AAC Meetings are open to the public. Any resident or landowner interested in the Plan Review process can attend.
Preliminary agendas for AAC meetings are available to interested parties through an e-mail Notice, sent out approximately one week prior to a meeting date. You can subscribe to the Oakland e-Notice list serve here: LINK
This webpage will be updated over the course of the Plan Review, as information and materials from past meetings are posted. You can contact Douglas Reid at the municipal offices (902-530-3480).
Updated to: August 16th 2017.
The next meeting date for the Oakland Plan Review will be: Wednesday August 23rd, 2017, starting at 7.00PM
MEETING LOCATION: Indian Point Fire Hall
The meeting on Wednesday August 23rd, at Indian Point Fire Hall, the AAC seeks input from residents and property owners on how any new Plan & By-law may permit for new commercial / industrial uses. All are welcome to attend. ( NOTICE sent as July 25 Mailout).
Wednesday August 23rd 2017 (Meeting #8) - preliminary Agenda
Wednesday August 9th, 2017 (Meeting #7) - Preliminary Agenda
DRAFT Policy, for Committee review & discussion, on Ocean Shoreline Designation (7p)
Comparison Table : identified Prohibited Uses / Restricted Developments in Oakland / Blockhouse / Princes Inlet planning documents (2p)
Meeting Minutes (posted following Committee's review)
Thursday July 20th, 2017 (Meeting #6) - Preliminary Agenda
Staff Memo on Site Plan Approval process. (3p)
Staff Memo on "Listed Uses" framework for Commercial Developments. (3p)
Tuesday June 20th, 2017 (Meeting #5) - Preliminary Agenda
DRAFT Policy, for Committee review, on Environmental Zone Designation - Protected Water Area (6p)
Tuesday June 13th, 2017 (Meeting #4) - Preliminary Agenda
Questionnaire re: Zoning for Highway #3 section of Oakland Plan Area. PLEASE NOTE: Questionnaires can be returned by July 10th
Plan Review Handout
**Identified for Follow-up: A List identifying current Prohibited Uses in Blockhouse / Princes Inlet v. current Restricted Developments in Oakland
Wednesday May 31st, 2017 (Meeting #3) - Preliminary Agenda
DRAFT Policy , for initial Committee review, on a "2" Rural Zone Designation framework (10p)
Wednesday May 24th, 2017 (Meeting #2) - Preliminary Agenda
Staff Memo on Zoning Designations . (5p)
Tuesday April 25th, 2017 (Initial Meeting) - Preliminary Agenda .
Staff Background Report . (Note: PDF file is large)
Copy of Public Advert .