City of Sarnia

Civic Corner


Monday, June 25, 2018 – 10:00 a.m. Council Chambers – Corporate Priorities/Strategic Planning Meeting.

Monday, July 16, 2018 – 4:00 p.m. Council Chambers – Regular Council Meeting.

Agendas are available on the City’s website and through the Clerk’s Department, 2nd Floor, City Hall.




Transit Route Improvements

The City of Sarnia is proposing to modify some transit routes to better meet the needs of our riders.  Learn more at the drop-in public information session:

Public Information Session:


Thursday, July 5, 2018


6:00 – 7:30 p.m. (drop in anytime)


Sarnia City Hall, 255 Christina Street North


  • View proposed changes
  • Discuss/provide comments

For more information visit the Engineering Department page at

For more information on this project, please contact:
David Jackson, P.Eng., PMP
Manager of Development & Transportation
519-332-0527 ext. 3279



Proposed Renaming of Sarnia Bay Marina

At its meeting to be held on Monday, July 16, 2018, Sarnia City Council will consider renaming the Sarnia Bay Marina the ‘Andrew S. Brandt Marina at Sarnia Bay’. The building itself, already named the Jack Kennedy Centre, would not be renamed.

Notice is being given in order to consult with external stakeholders in the community and to identify possible objections and/or positive responses to the proposal, in accordance with the Naming/Re-Naming of Streets, Property, Buildings & Public Land Policy and the City’s Notice Policy. 

Written comments regarding this proposal should be submitted to the City Clerk’s Department no later than noon on Tuesday, July 10, 2018 by email to or by telephone to 519-332-0330 ext. 3320.



NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Council of The Corporation of the City of Sarnia proposes, at its meeting to be held at City Hall on July 16th, 2018, to consider a By-Law to sell the land at 150 Christina Street North (Bayside Mall land) to Seasons Retirement Communities who are the owners of the leasehold interest of Bayside Mall at 150 Christina Street North, Sarnia.

Questions regarding this sale can be directed to Scott McEachran, City Solicitor at 519-332-0330, ext. 3347 or by e-mail to .

Written comments regarding this matter should be submitted to the City Clerk’s Department no later than 12:00 noon on Wednesday, July 11th, 2018 and directed to the attention of the City Clerk, 2nd Floor, Sarnia City Hall, 255 North Christina Street, P.O. Box 3018, Sarnia, Ontario N7T 7N2, by e-mail to or by facsimile to 519-332-3995.




Please be advised that public meetings to consider the below-noted applications will be held by Sarnia City Council in the Council Chambers at City Hall on Monday, July 16, 2018 at 4:00 p.m.

Persons wishing to speak to these applications are requested to notify the City Clerk on or before noon Wednesday, July 11, 2018 in order to be placed on the agenda, although anyone in attendance will be given an opportunity to address Council on this matter.


  1. REZONING APPLICATION 6-2017-85 of 2002 is submitted by 1525 Sarnia Inc. for the subject land located at the northwest corner of Modeland Road and Berger Road.

The subject land is vacant, has area 6,398m2 (1.5 acres), and is zoned “General Commerical Site Zone 1-10 (CG1-10)” in Zoning By-law 85 of 2002, which permits a gas bar, restaurant, and convenience store.

It is proposed that the GC1-10 Site Zone be amended to permit a carwash and restaurant drive-through service facility as additional Permitted Uses. The proposed zone change would permit the site to be developed for a restaurant with drive-through, convenience store, gas bar and carwash.


2. Rezoning Application 16-2018-85 of 2002 submitted by Rob Panzer on behalf of the owners - 1919566 Ontario Inc. (Kongas), for the property located on the west side of Upper Canada Drive, north of Confederation Line, backs onto Highway No. 40. The land is vacant and has an area of 4.02 ha. (10 Acres).

This application is proposing to change the zoning of the land from an Interim Use 1 (IU1) Zone to a site specific “Urban Residential 4” Zone with special site zone provisions. This rezoning is to permit a 54 lot/unit semi-detached   residential dwelling subdivision; and


3. Draft Plan of Subdivision Application No. SD 1-2018 proposes the development of 54 semi-detached residential dwelling lots that would be fronting onto new proposed city streets. The development of the lands is subject to the approval of the rezoning application referenced in “2” above.



For more information about these matters, including information about appeal rights, contact the Planning and Building Department, 3rd Floor, City Hall, at 255 Christina Street North, anytime during business hours from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. (Tel. 519 332-0330 Ext. 3293 or 3295) or by email at

Additional information for Application “1” above, including the Site Plan, Planning Rationale Report, Hydrogeological Report, Traffic Impact Study, and Acoustical Assessment Report submitted with the application are posted on the City’s Public Consultation website at

Additional information including the Draft Plan of Subdivision, Planning Rationale, Draft Noise Feasibility Study, Conceptual Servicing Report, Stage 1 & 2 Archaeological Assessment, Phase I Environmental Site Assessment and Transportation Impact Study submitted with Applications “2” & “3” above are posted on the City’s Community Engagement website at


Municipal and School Board Nomination Period

Nominations for Council and school board trustees will open on May 1 at 9:00 am and close on July 27 at 2:00 pm. Nomination papers must be filed by the candidate or their agent at the Clerk’s Department, 2nd Floor, Sarnia City Hall.

Nomination papers and Candidate Packages are available at or at the Clerk’s Department. For questions please contact 519-322-0330 ext. 3320.

These dates and locations also apply to Third Party Advertisers.



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