Virtual Public Hearings: Urban Agriculture and 2650 Copperfield Road

Date & Time: June 23, 2021 (5:00pm - 6:00pm)

Category: Public Meetings or Hearings (See all events in this category)

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, and in accordance with Ministerial Order No. M192/2020 and the Class Order (mass gatherings), Public Hearings will be conducted virtually and live-streamed on the City of Courtenay YouTube channel. Anyone who believes they are affected by a proposed bylaw shall be given a reasonable opportunity to be heard.

All written submissions must be received by 2 p.m. on the day of the hearing. Submissions should contain the writer’s name and address which become part of the public record. Council cannot hear from any interested parties, receive written submissions or receive any new information related to the bylaw following the conclusion of the public hearing.

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Please note: The public hearing end time is an estimate. Actual end time will vary depending on the duration of the public hearing. 

Live-stream broadcasts of Public Hearings are only available while the meeting is in session. To prioritize the comfort of all participants and encourage public participation, web broadcasts will be removed following the conclusion of the public hearing.

June 23, 2021: Public Hearing Agenda [PDF - 20 MB]

Ways to Participate


  1. Live by Zoom webinar


  2. Phone conferencing
    1-855-703-8985  Toll Free
    Passcode:  856 4277 5378 #

    Alternate Dial In Number:
    1 778 907 2071
    Passcode: 856 4277 5378 #

  3. Watch live online via the City of Courtenay YouTube channel

  4. Submit written comments
    By email:
    By mail: Development Services, 830 Cliffe Avenue, Courtenay B.C. V9N 2J7
    Written submissions must be received by 2 p.m. on the day of the public hearing to be considered.


The following applications will be considered at this meeting:

Urban Agriculture

File Number:     RZ000053
Bylaw Number:     3025 & 3038

Bylaw amendments to allow urban agriculture in the form of produce sales stands, raising of honeybees and raising hens throughout the City.

2650 Copperfield Road

File Number:     OCP00010/ RZ00004
Bylaw Number:     3018 & 2912

The property owner(s) have applied to rezone the above noted property to to a new Comprehensive Development 30 Zone (CD-30) to accommodate a 39 unit strata development.