Public Notices

 

Notice of a Public Meeting for the Heritage Conservation District Plan and Guidelines

The Township of Russell invites all interested persons to attend a public meeting on Tuesday, November 24, 2020 at 6:00 p.m. in order to consider a Heritage Conservation District Plan and Guidelines for a portion of the Village of Russell and provide input on the Township’s Draft Heritage Conservation District Plan and Guidelines pursuant to the requirements of Section 41.1 (6) the Ontario Heritage Act, RSO 1990, as amended.

Tuesday, November 24, 2020 – 6:00 p.m. by electronic participation only.
Link to the Public Meeting (Heritage Conservation District Plan and Guidelines) on November 24, 2020.

For more information related to the Heritage Conservation District process and documents, visit our Heritage District Conservation page.

Read the full Notice of a Heritage Conservation District Plan and Guidelines.



Notice of a Public Meeting for the Proposed Community Improvement Project Area and Community Improvement Plan for the 417 Industrial Park and the Embrun Business Park

 

October 13, 2020 - The Township of Russell will hold a public meeting on the 3rd day of November 2020 at 6:00 p.m. to consider the proposed Community Improvement Project Area and Community Improvement Plan for the 417 Industrial Park & the Embrun Business Park under Section 28 of the Planning Act, R.S.O 1990, as amended. 

Read the full Notice of a Public Meeting for the Proposed Community Improvement Project Area and Community Improvement Plan for the 417 Industrial Park and the Embrun Business Park.

Electronic participation will be available to enable the public to participate and make written representations. Click here to access the link to participate electronically.
+1 437-703-4646   Canada, Toronto (Toll) 
Conference ID: 751 177 737# 

Available documents:
Draft Community Improvement Plan 
Background Report


Rebates for Vacant Commercial and Industrial Units will End December 31, 2019

July 13, 2020 - This program has been eliminated across all local municipalities within the United Counties of Prescott and Russell effective January 1, 2020, in accordance with Ontario Regulation 325/01, as amended.The vacant unit rebate program for commercial and industrial properties has provided partial property tax rebates for qualifying units and buildings that were unoccupied and unused for a period of at least 90 days within a taxation year. The last day of eligibility for potential claims was December 31, 2019. The last day on which a valid application could be made for the 2019 taxation year was February 28, 2020. 


Planning Committee Meetings by Electronic Participation

All Township of Russell Planning Committee Meetings going forward are by electronic participation only until further notice. This is to comply with the State of Emergency declared by the province of Ontario due to COVID-19, to prevent public gatherings, and reinforce social distancing regulations.

Wondering how you can attend a Meeting if it isn’t being held at Town Hall during due to the COVID-19 pandemic?

A link to the live event will be published before the meeting at on this page. Members of the public will be able to provide comments/questions during question period by providing their name, address, and question using the chat box on the live stream.

Watch this quick instructional video to understand how the live event works and how to participate during question period.

Should you have any technical difficulties to access or participate in the live council meeting, please email debbieguillemette@russell.ca or call 613-883-1579 immediately.



COMMITTEE OF ADJUSTMENTS

Committee of adjustments
November 30, 2020 (click here to participate electronically to the meeting)

Minor Variance - no public items

1. 265 Centralpark, Russell – Fence variance 
2. 1095 Notre Dame, Embrun – Consent application

PLANNING ADVISORY COMMITTEE 
November 30, 2020
(click here to participate electronically to the meeting)

1. Subdivision - Route 300 & St-Guillaume, 080-S-20-002



Thinking about an appeal?

If you have received a Public Meeting or Notice of Decision concerning a planning matter and have questions, comments or concerns, or are thinking about appealing the decision, we encourage you to contact the Planning Department of the Township of Russell.

Contact the Township of Russell Planning Department
E-mail: planning.amenagement@russell.ca
Tel: 613-443-3066 ext. 2305

http://fr.russell.ca/hotel_de_ville/gouvernement_municipal/avis_publics/