Notice of Permit - Electoral Area E

Wednesday, February 5, 2020

What is Development Variance Permit No. 2000-77 (DVP2000-77)?

The subject property is located at 1805 Solsqua Road in the Solsqua area of Electoral Area E and is more particularly shown on the location map below:

The owner of the subject property is requesting variances for construction of a new covered porch and a proposed new deck within the required setback from Solsqua Road. The existing building and new porch are located 0 m from the exterior parcel boundary and encroach into the right of way for Solsqua Road. The proposed new deck would also be located within the required setback from Solsqua Road.

The following variances are proposed for Lot A, Section 17, Township 22, Range 7, West of the 6th Meridian, Kamloops Division Yale District, Plan NEP63361, varying Rural Sicamous Land Use Bylaw No. 2000 as follows:

1. Varying Section 2.11(2)(c) exterior parcel line setback for a covered porch attached to an existing single family dwelling from 4.5 m to 0 m; and
2. Varying Section 2.11(2)(c) exterior parcel line setback for a new attached deck from 4.5 m to 3.5 m*.
*Site plan shows 3.91 m setback. Requested variance is to 3.5 m to accommodate for potential building error.

How can I find out more about this permit application?
A copy of the proposed permit application and relevant background documents may be inspected at the Columbia Shuswap Regional District (CSRD), 555 Harbourfront Drive NE, Salmon Arm, BC between the hours of 9:00 AM and 4:00 PM, beginning Thursday, February 6, 2020 and ending Thursday, February 20, 2020 (excluding Saturdays, Sundays and Statutory holidays); or, contact the staff person listed below.

How do I send a written submission about this permit application?
Written submissions will be accepted at the CSRD until 4:00 PM on Tuesday, February 18, 2020. The Board of the CSRD considers the author's name and residential address relevant to the Board's consideration of this matter and should be included in your submission. The author's phone number and email address are not relevant to the Board’s consideration of this matter and should not be included in the written submission. Written submissions received by the CSRD are subject to public disclosure and a copy may be provided to the applicant. Please clearly write "DVP Submission – DVP2000-77" on your submission. Written submissions may be submitted to: or to the address above.

Where and when will the permit be considered for issuance?
At the CSRD, 555 Harbourfront Drive NE, Salmon Arm, BC, during the Regular Board Meeting commencing at 9:30 AM on Thursday, February 20, 2020. The Board meeting is open for public attendance, however, there is no specific opportunity for the public to provide verbal or written submissions about this permit application at this meeting.

Who can I contact about this permit application?
Christine LeFloch, Planner II