The Corporation of the

Land Use and Planning Committee

City Hall Council Chambers
15322 Buena Vista Avenue, White Rock, BC, V4B 1Y6

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The City of White Rock is committed to the health and safety of our community. In keeping with
Ministerial Order No. M192 from the Province of British Columbia, City Council meetings will take
place without the public in attendance at this time until further notice. 


T. Arthur, Director of Corporate Administration

Councillor Kristjanson, Chairperson


    WHEREAS COVID-19 has been declared a global pandemic;

    WHEREAS the City of White Rock has been able to continue to provide the public access to the meetings through live streaming;

    WHEREAS holding public meetings in the City Hall Council Chambers, where all the audio/video equipment has been set up for the live streaming program, would not be possible without breaching physical distancing restrictions due to its size, and holding public meetings at the White Rock Community Centre would cause further financial impact to City Operations due to staffing resources and not enable live streaming;

    WHEREAS Ministerial Orders require an adopted motion in order to hold public meetings electronically, without members of the public present in person at the meeting;

    THEREFORE BE IT RESOLVED THAT the Land Use and Planning Committee (including all members of Council) authorizes the City of White Rock to hold the April 26, 2021 meeting to be video streamed and available on the City’s website, and without the public present in the Council Chambers.


    THAT the Land Use and Planning Committee adopt the agenda for April 26, 2021 as circulated.


    THAT the Land Use and Planning Committee adopt the minutes of the  March 29, 2021 meeting as circulated.

Corporate report from the Director of Planning and Development Services dated April 26, 2021 titled "Early Review of Rezoning Application - 15916 Russell Avenue (Revised Submission)".


    THAT the Land Use and Planning Committee recommends that Council direct staff to advance the zoning amendment Application at 15916 Russell Avenue to the next stage in the application review process.