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Zoning Bylaw Amendment - Mobile Food Vendors, Vendors, and Public Markets

The Municipality is proposing to amend the Comprehensive Zoning Bylaw to permit mobile food vendors and vendors in commercial and industrial zones and to permit public markets in commercial zones.

A mobile food vendor and vendor is permitted in the following zones: Urban Commercial (UC), Rural Commercial (RC), Recreational/Resort Commercial (RRC), Urban Industrial (UI), and Rural Industrial (RI).

A food market and flea market are currently permitted in the Urban Commercial (UC) and Rural Commercial (RC). A definition for public market, which includes both a food market and flea market. A public market will be added as a permitted use in the Urban Commercial (UC) and Rural Commercial (RC) Zones.

This was initiated by and is a result of the approval by Council of the Municipality's Business Licensing Bylaw. The Business Licensing Bylaw requires mobile food vendors, vendors and public markets obtain appropriate approvals and a license to operate.

Bylaw 2024-027 Administrative Zoning Bylaw Amendment for Mobile Food Vendors, Vendors, and Public Markets. 

Notice of a Public Meeting - Proposed Zoning Bylaw Amendment Bylaw 2024-027
(Mobile Food Vendors, Vendors and Public Markets)

Have Your Say Hastings Highlands!

Public Input on the Proposed Zoning Bylaw Amendment for Mobile Food Vendors, Vendors and Public Markets will be received starting March 8, 2024 until April 30, 2024 (at 9:00 a.m.).

Submit your comments in any one of the following ways: 

Option (a) Online Form - Have Your Say Hastings Highlands (see below) - Please submit by no later than 9:00 a.m. on the Tuesday before the scheduled meeting. 

Option (b): Virtual Attendance – Please contact the Planning Secretary by email no later than 9:00 a.m. on the Tuesday before the scheduled meeting at [email protected] or at 613-338-2811 ext. 222. You will be provided with an invitation to join the meeting using your computer or telephone. It is the responsibility of the interested member of the public to have technology in place to connect to the meeting. Please indicate Bylaw 2024-027.

Option (c): In Writing – We encourage you to communicate with Council by forwarding written comments to Cathy Bujas, Planning Secretary at [email protected] or by letter delivered to the Municipal Office no later than 9:00 a.m. on the Tuesday before the scheduled meeting. Please indicate Bylaw 2024-027.

Option (d): In-Person Attendance
– Although it is possible for members of the public to attend a meeting in-person, seating in Council Chambers is limited.

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