Update. . . District council gave the first two readings to an Official Community Plan amendment Tuesday that will incorporate the Sustainable Downtown Peachland Plan into the OCP. A public hearing on the OCP amendment will be held in the future.
by Dave Preston
Council will consider Tuesday incorporating the Sustainable Downtown Peachland Plan into the town’s OCP.
The plan is the result of a charrette process that was conducted in late 2009 and early 2010 by the UBC Design Center for Sustainability. It was released to the public and reviewed by council in June of last year.
Downtown Peachland is already covered under the Beach Avenue Neighbourhood Plan. If council gives final approval to incorporating the Sustainable Downtown Peachland Plan, the area will be covered by two separate sections of the OCP.
“There is some overlap…