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Meeting Minutes

Zoning Bylaw Review Meeting Minutes

Tuesday November 26, 2013




41342 Morris Road

Minutes of the Meeting

Tuesday, November   26th, 2013    5:00 pm



  • Call to order: The working lunch meeting was called to order by Mayor Paul  Gowing at 5:15 pm with all members in attendance for the call to order.

 Council in Attendance:

Paul Gowing
Jason Breckenridge 
David Baker
Jamie Heffer
Jamie McCallum
John Smuck
Neil Warwick

Staff in Attendance:

Nancy Michie  Administrator Clerk Treasurer
Steve Fortier Chief Building Official


Huron County Planners: :    Susanna Reid           
                                              Carol Leeming          

  • Declaration of Pecuniary Interest:

  No member declared a pecuniary interest, at this time.

  • Agenda

Motion:  479-2013      Moved by Jason Breckenridge Seconded by Jamie McCallum
  “That the agenda for the meeting of   November 26th, 2013 be adopted as circulated.”
                                      Disposition   Carried

  • Zoning By-law Review :

Planners in attendance: Carol Leeming and Susanna Reid.

1.    Review draft Zoning By-law

Carol Leeming reviewed the Zoning By-law.

A letter from North Huron in regards to the Airport, was reviewed and a discussion
followed in regards to the Zoning of the Airport Lands, with respect to:

·         Jurisdiction of the lands in regards to the Planning Act

·         Legal status for the Building Dept. to issue Building Permits for structures and uses. 

  Motion:  480-2013      Moved by Jamie Heffer                       Seconded by Neil Warwick

 “That the Council of the Municipality of Morris-Turnberry obtain an opinion from Davies Howe on how the Aerodonetics Act  affects airport lands.”

                             Disposition Carried                       

After review of the legal opinion, the council will give direction to staff on the action    to take.

4) 2.          Motion of Direction:       

 Motion:  481-2013        Moved by Jamie McCallum   Seconded by John Smuck

“That the Council of the Municipality of Morris-Turnberry authorize that a meeting be held on January 16, 2014 at 7:00 pm.  To review the final draft of the Zoning By-law.”

                                            Disposition      Carried

  •  Adjournment:

Motion: 482-2013      Moved by Jamie Heffer                       Seconded by Jason Breckenridge

“That the meeting be adjourned at 9:22 pm and this is deemed to be an over 4 hour meeting.”

                                            Disposition      Carried  



                                                                                                                                Mayor, Paul Gowing      


                                                                                                                                Clerk, Nancy Michie