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File # D14-1633 & D12-433

680 Lockhart Road

Rainsong Land Development Inc. has applied for Re-zoning & Draft Plan of Subdivision for a proposed development at 680 Lockhart Road.

Type of Application Date Application Deemed Complete Status
Re-zoning & Draft Plan of Subdivision April 19, 2017 Draft Plan Approved


Rainsong Land Development Inc. has proposed development of 142 single-detached dwelling units, 100 semi-detached dwelling units and 154 street townhouse units; together with a public elementary school block and a community centre/community park block.

Key Dates

Public Consultation: Neighbourhood Meeting June 21, 2017
Public Consultation: Public Meeting October 16, 2017
Public Consultation: General Committee Meeting December 11, 2017
Council Meeting December 18, 2017
Subdivision Approval with Conditions December 8, 2017
Subdivision Registration To be Determined
Appeal Period Ending January 8, 2018 (Re-zoning) & December 28, 2017 (Draft Plan of Subdivision)

Documents Submitted with Application

Available documents are listed below. Additional Information can be obtained from Andrew Gameiro, or 705-739-4220 Ext. 5038. 

 Glossary: Planning Terms

Council Meeting

At a City Council meeting, Councillors make a decision on the application. There is an appeal period, in accordance with the Planning Act, following the Public Notice of the decision. Appeals are made to the City Clerk’s office. Learn more:

General Committee Meeting

General Committee meets to consider a staff report regarding the application that makes recommendations on the matter for Council consideration. Learn more:

Neighbourhood Meeting

Informal meeting hosted by the City at a venue in close proximity to the application location. The applicant presents the proposed development and attendees have the opportunity to ask questions. City staff provide information on application processing and timing. No decisions are made at this meeting. Notice of a Neighbourhood Meeting is mailed to property owners within 240m from the subject lands boundary, e-mailed to ward residents (, & posted on Facebook & Twitter. Signage is posted on the subject lands.

Official Plan Amendment

An Official Plan Amendment is required to revise or change the land use of a property as recognized by the City’s Official Plan.  For example, change the land use from Commercial uses to Residential uses.

Public Meeting

Formal meeting of General Committee where the applicant makes presentation re the proposed development. The public has the opportunity to speak and ask questions. No decisions are made at this meeting. Notice of the Public Meeting is mailed to property owners within 120m from the subject lands boundary & contained in the local newspaper. Signage is posted on the subject lands. Learn more:


A Rezoning application is required to revise or change the lands use or density of a property as recognized by the City’s Comprehensive Zoning Bylaw (

Site Plan Control

When a residential medium or high density, industrial, institutional or commercial property is located within a Site Plan Control area, development of the site requires approval from the City of Barrie. Site Plan approval is delegated to the Planning & Building Services Department. Signage is posted on the subject lands to inform the public that an application has been filed. No Public Meeting is held, no approval is required by Council, and the decision cannot be appealed by the general public.

Subdivision Approval

Subdivision approval occurs when a parcel of land is subdivided into various lots and/or blocks, where each lot or block is developed individually. Subdivision approval is delegated to Planning Staff. No Council decision is made on the matter.

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