PURPOSE OF THE APPLICATION: To permit a reduced lot width and area and a double-wide driveway for the construction of a secondary dwelling unit.
The Owners want to construct a secondary dwelling unit in the basement of the existing duplex dwelling, as shown on plans filed with the Committee.
The Owners require the Authority of the Committee for Minor Variances from the Zoning
By-law as follows:
a) To permit a reduced lot area of 407.7 square metres, whereas the Zoning By-law
requires a minimum lot area of 450 square metres.
b) To permit a reduced lot width of 13.28 metres, whereas the Zoning By-law
requires a minimum lot width of 15 metres.
c) To permit a driveway (existing) to be located between the front wall of the
building and the street, whereas the By-law states that no part of the driveway
may be located between the front wall of the building and the street.
d) To permit a double-wide driveway measuring 5.88 metres in width, whereas the
By-law permits a maximum width for a double-wide driveway of 5.5 metres.
THE APPLICATION indicate that the Property is not the subject of any other current
application under the Planning Act.