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Neighbourhood meeting Jan. 8 for mosque, commercial office at 4721 Palladium Way

Submit comments by Jan. 29

You are invited to attend a Neighbourhood Meeting where you can learn more about a development application for 4721 Palladium Way, ask questions, and share your comments with City staff, the applicant, and your Ward Councillor.

Date: Monday, January 8, 2018
Time: 7:00PM-9:00PM
Place: Haber Recreation Centre, Community Room 1 3040 Tim Dobbie Drive

A private land owner has made an application to change the Zoning By-law for the property located at 4721 Palladium Way to allow development of a two-storey place of worship (mosque containing prayer hall, gymnasium, classrooms, banquet room, and administrative offices) and a two-storey commercial office building with limited retail and medical office uses.

What is proposed to change: Create a new, site-specific zone for the property to permit a place of worship in an employment area.

Written Comments:
No decisions about this application have been made yet. Planning staff are asking for your feedback before making a recommendation to the Planning and Development Committee of Council to either approve or refuse the application. Any written comments you may have about the proposal can either be sent to the planner assigned to this file:

Name: Thomas Douglas,
Planner – Development Review & Heritage
Phone: 905-335-7600 ext. 7811 E-mail:

Your comments will be included in the staff report about the application which will be posted on the City’s web site.

Your written comments should be submitted by: January 29, 2018

Additional information can be found on the city webpage here: 4721 Palladium Way 

Written by Marianne Meed Ward

A Better Burlington began in 2006 after my neighbours said they felt left out of city decisions, learning about them only after they’d been made.

As journalist for 22 years, I thought “I can do something about that” and a website and newsletter were born. They’ve taken various forms and names over the years, but the intent remains: To let you know what’s happening at City Hall before decisions are made, so you can influence outcomes for A Better Burlington.

The best decisions are made when elected representatives tap the wisdom of our community members, and welcome many different perspectives.This site allows residents to comment and debate with each other; our Commenting Guidelines established in 2016 aim to keep debate respectful.

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