Final Documents

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A Public Hearing for the proposed documents (found below under "Final Drafts") was held on June 25th, 2020. Council adopted these documents on June 30th, 2020 after consideration at 2nd Reading. The Staff Reports for the Public Hearing and 2nd Reading can be found here .

For more information contact the Town’s Director of Planning & Development (Devin Lake) – This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or 902-542-3232.


You can view the adopted planning documents by clicking on the images below.


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Municipal Planning Strategy Land Use Bylaw Subdivsion Bylaw


Other Supporting Documents: 


Final Drafts of Planning Document:


Phase III & Final Updates:

September 3rd, 2019 Committee of the Whole draft reviewed by Council - Overview Presentation
September 10th, 2019 Joint Planning Advisory Committee/Council Workshop & Overview presentation
September 16th, 2019 Environmental Sustainability Committee Draft III Review
September 19th, 2019 Continued Planning Advisory Committee consideration on discussion topics - PAC presentation
October 3rd, 2019 Design Review Committee Draft III Review, including proposed Core Area & Neighbourhood Design Guidelines 
October 10th, 2019 Open House Event at Town Hall on Draft III document - Presentation Boards from the Event
October 16th, 2019 Source Water Protection Committee Draft III Review - SWP Committee Presentation
October 24th, 2019 Wolfville Business Development Corporation presentation & Draft III Review - View Presentation
October 24th, 2019 Public Participation Meeting Presentation - View Presentation
October 24th, 2019 Planning Advisory Committee recommendation to Council - View Presentation
November 26th, 2019 Committee of the Whole (Council) to consider feedback & finalize Draft III documents - View Presentation & Report
January 21st, 2020 Council considers final drafts & provides direction on process to finalize the documents - View Report beginning on pg. 52
February 12th & 20th, 2020 Public Information Meetings - View Presentation . Direct mail and communications can be found here - Poster & Mailing
March 3rd, 2020  Council gives First Reading to the proposed Planning Documents - View Report
April 7th, 2020 Council received a verbal update from Staff on the status of the Plan Review process. Staff took direction on updates to the documents - Council Direction
May 19th, 2020 Council passed a motion to proceed with a virtual public hearing on June 25th, 2020 and to hold a special Council meeting on June 30th, 2020 to consider 2nd reading of the documents - Agenda Package
June 25th, 2020 Council approved the planning documents at the Public Hearing. Direct mail and communications can be found here - Poster , Mailing  & Staff Report
June 30th, 2020 Council approved planning documents at 2nd Reading - View Agenda Package
September 3rd, 2020 Documents are fully-adopted and Staff begin to administer.