Development & Works

Development & Works

The Development and Works Department encompasses Planning, Building, Waste Management - Recycling/Garbage and Public Works.

 

 

Building

If you are considering renovating or building, the Chief Building Official offers services to ensure compliance with the Building Code and various Town by-laws. Services include the administration, enforcement, education and dispersal of information to the public regarding the Building Code, Zoning, Minimum Property Standards, Development Charges, Signs and Fences to name a few.

Land Use Planning

Land Use Planning  services includes processing of plans of subdivision, zoning, official plan amendments and site plans.  The scope of responsibilities includes urban design such as downtown streetscape, parks, the sale and purchase of municipal property and the development of the Town’s Industrial Parks. The Committee of Adjustment considers the Planning applications including minor variance and severance matters. Town Council, other boards, commissions and departments are advised through the Planning of applications for changes to the Official Plan, Zoning By-law, Policy and other planning documents.

Engineering

The Development & Works department administers and oversees key aspects including development related engineering, such as lot grading and storm water management. Development Engineering is responsible for the administration of subdivision agreements, design and construction of town infrastructure; new storm and sanitary sewers, sidewalks, streets, bridges and culverts. This includes the preparation of contract documents, administration and engineering in the construction field.

Public Works

The Town of Renfrew's Public Works manages the operation and maintenance of municipal roads and sidewalks.  Any issues reported by the public are tracked and then repaired on a priority basis.  The Town is responsible for the operation and maintenance of the Water Distribution System, Water Treatment Plant and the Water Polluction Control Plant. These systems consist of water mains, valves, hydrants, meters, service connections and sanitary sewer laterals which service the residents and businesses.

Garbage and Recycling

Waste Management including the Town’s Garbage and Recycling Curbside Collection Program, the processing and disposal of municipal solid waste generated from within the Town of Renfrew, Household Hazardous Waste, Electronic Waste, Batteries and Cell Phones, Leaf and Yard Waste are programs provided. 

Contact Information

Telephone    613-432-8166

Fax               613-432-8265

Email          dw@renfrew.ca

After Hours  613-432-6446


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By-laws

Development and Works

12-2017 Agreement for Environmental Services

to authorize the Mayor and Clerk to execute an Agreement with Topps Environmental Services Inc. for solid waste collection services

13-2017 Agreement with Beaumen Waste Management Inc.

to authorize the Mayor and Clerk to execute an Agreement with Beaumen Waste Management Inc. for the provision of recycling collection and processing services

46-2018 Agreement with Greenwood Paving - O'Brien Road Multi-Use Pathway Project

to award a tender and authorize the Mayor and Clerk to execute an agreement with Greenwood Paving Inc. for construction services for the O’Brien Road Multi-Use Pathway Project

49-2018 Agreement with Jp2g Consulting Engineers - Stewart Street Part A

To authorize the Mayor and Clerk to execute an agreement with Jp2g Consulting Engineers for engineering services required to Design and provide Construction Management for the reconstruction of Stewart Street (Highway 60), from Bruce Street to the westerly Town limit, Part A, Town of Renfrew.

50-2018 Agreement with Jp2g Consulting Engineers - Stewart Street Part B

To authorize the Mayor and Clerk to execute an agreement with Jp2g Consulting Engineers for engineering services required to Design and provide Construction Management for the reconstruction of Stewart Street (Highway 60), from the Bonnechere River Bridge to Bruce Street, Part B, Town of Renfrew.

47-2018 Agreement with Jp2g Consulting Engineers - Vimy Blvd

to authorize the Mayor and Clerk to execute an agreement with Jp2g Consulting Engineers for engineering services required to design and provide Construction Management for the reconstruction of Vimy Blvd.

16-2016 Authorize Agreement with Cavanaugh Construction Ltd. - Plaunt Street South

to award a tender and authorize the Mayor and Clerk to execute an agreement with Cavanaugh Construction Ltd. for the rehabilitation of Plaunt Street South

71-2016 Authorize Agreement with Cavanaugh Construction Ltd. - Sanitary Servicing

to authorize the Mayor and Clerk to execute an agreement with Cavanaugh Construction Ltd. for the advancement of sanitary servicing on O’Brien Road

15-2016 Authorize Agreement with Goldie Mohr Construction Ltd. - Highway 60

to award a tender and authorize the Mayor and Clerk to execute an agreement with Goldie Mohr Construction Ltd. for the rehabilitation of Highway 60

74-2016 Authorize Agreement with Grant A. Crozier Ltd. - Baldwin Street

to authorize the Mayor and Clerk to execute an agreement with Grant A. Crozier Excavating Ltd. for the reconstruction of Baldwin Street

72-2016 Authorize Agreement with Jp2g Consultants Inc. - Sanitary Servicing

to authorize the Mayor and Clerk to execute an agreement with Jp2g Consultants Inc. for construction management services relating to the advancement of sanitary servicing on O’Brien Road.

59-2016 Award Agreement - Smiths Construction - Stewart and Albert Street

to award a tender and authorize the Mayor and Clerk to execute an agreement with Smiths Construction, a Division of Miller Group Inc, for the construction of a road linking Stewart Street and Albert Street

40-2017 Award Engineering Services - Jp2g Consulting Inc.

to award the engineering services for the Highway 60 – Downtown Project to Jp2g Consulting Inc.

39-2017 Award Engineering Services - Morrison Hershfield Ltd.

to award the engineering services for the Barnet Boulevard Rehabilitation Project to Morrison Hershfield Limited

By-Law 59-2017 Award Tender - BEI Plaunt Street Reconstruction

to award a tender and authorize the Mayor and Clerk to execute an agreement with Bonnechere Excavating Inc. (BEI) for the reconstruction of Plaunt Street Phase 2

By-Law 15-2018 Award Tender BEI - Downtown Reconstruction

to award a tender and authorize the Mayor and Clerk to execute an agreement with Bonnechere Excavating Inc. (BEI) for the reconstruction of Part A – Downtown Highway 60 and Part B – Downtown Connector Streets

37-2018 Contribution Agreement

to enter into a Contribution Agreement with Her Majesty the Queen in Right of Ontario, as represented by the Minister of Transportation, for funding under the Connecting Links Program with respect to the Detailed Design for the Reconstruction of Stewart Street (Hwy. 60)

77-2016 Development Charges By-Law

A By-Law to establish Development Charges for the Corporation of the Town of Renfrew

34-2016 Extension Agreement - Beauman Waste Management Systems

to amend By-Law No. 30-2011, being a by-law to authorize the Mayor and Clerk to execute an extension agreement with Beauman Waste Management Systems Ltd. for Recycling Collection Services, from September 1, 2016 to March 31, 2017

35-2016 Extension Agreement - Canadian Waste Management

to amend By-Law No. 31-2011, being a by-law to authorize the Mayor and Clerk to execute an extension agreement with Canadian Waste Management Inc. for Garbage Collection Services, from September 1, 2016 to March 17, 2017

34-1982 Fence By-Law

To regulate the erection and maintenance of fences and including the fencing of privately owned swimming pools.

22-2018 Reconstruction of Barnet Blvd

to award a tender and authorize the Mayor and Clerk to execute an agreement with Grant A. Cozier Excavating Ltd. for the reconstruction of Barnet Boulevard

86-2017 Rehabilitation of Swinging Bridge

to authorize the Mayor and Clerk to execute an agreement with Corington Engineering Ltd. for the rehabilitation of the Swinging Bridge

52-2018 Site Plan Agreement

to authorize the Mayor and Clerk to execute a site plan agreement with KJ Hewitt Investments in relation to the property located at 887 Gillan Road

21-2016 Winter Maintenance Agreement - County of Renfrew

to authorize the Mayor and Clerk to execute an agreement with the County of Renfrew for the 2015/2016, 2016/2017, 2017/2018, and 2018/2019 winter maintenance of portions of County Road No. 20 (Bruce St.) and County Road No. 52 (Raglan St. S.

Parking

6-2018 Parking By-Law Amendment

Being a By-Law to amend By-Law No. 29-2012, to regulate and control parking of vehicles in the Town of Renfrew

Planning, Zoning, and Building

62-2016 Agreement with Dean Batstone

to authorize the Mayor and Clerk to execute an agreement with Dean Batstone, in relation to the property located at 45 Railway Avenue, Town of Renfrew

61-2016 Agreement with Renfrew Animal Hospital

to authorize the Mayor and Clerk to execute an agreement with the Renfrew Animal Hospital, in relation to the property described as being Part of Lot 9, Concession 3; O’Brien Road, Town of Renfrew

54-2016 Agreement with Renfrew Victoria Hospital

to authorize the Mayor and Clerk to execute an agreement with Renfrew Victoria Hospital, in relation to the properties described as being Part of Lot 14, Concession 1 Albert and Stewart Street, Town of Renfrew

14-2016 Amend By-Law 46-2010

to amend By-Law No. 46-2010, being a by-law to regulate the use of lands and the character, location and use of buildings and structures within the Town of Renfrew pursuant to Section 34 of the Planning Act, with respect to the property described as Part of Lots 25 and 26, Plan 35, Railway Avenue, Town of Renfrew, County of Renfrew

47-2016 Amend By-Law 46-2010 - 32 Prince Avenue East

to amend By-law No. 46-2010, being a By-law to regulate the use of lands and the character, location and use of buildings and structures within the Town of Renfrew pursuant to Section 34 of the Planning Act, with respect to the property located at 32 Prince Avenue East, Town of Renfrew, County of Renfrew

10-2016 Amend By-Law 46-2010 - 35 Railway Avenue

to amend By-law No. 46-2010, being a By-law to regulate the use of lands and the character, location and use of buildings and structures within the Town of Renfrew pursuant to Section 34 of the Planning Act, with respect to the property described Part of Lots 25 and 26, Plan 35, Railway Avenue, Town of Renfrew, County of Renfrew

19-2017 Amend By-Law 46-2010 - 470 Raglan Street North

Being a By-Law to amend By-law 46-2010, being a by-law to regulate the use of lands and the character, location, and use of buildings and structures within the Town of Renfrew pursuan to Section 34 of the Planning Act, with respect to the property located at 470 Raglan Street North, Town of Renfrew, County of Renfrew.

56-2018 Amend Zoning By-law

to amend By-law No. 46-2010, being a By-law to regulate the use of lands and the character, location and use of buildings and structures within the Town of Renfrew pursuant to Section 34 of the Planning Act, with respect to the property located at 73 Plaunt Street South, Town of Renfrew, County of Renfrew

13-2000 Building

Being a by-law respecting Construction, Demolition and Change of Use Permits and Inspections

41-2016 Community Improvement Plan

to authorize the Mayor and Clerk to execute a Financial Incentive Program Agreement with Christina Ouellet, owner of the Flower Factory, in relation to the Façade Improvement Grant for the property located at 166 Raglan Street South

74-2015 Community Improvement Plan

To designate a Community Improvement Project Area, respecting the revitilization, redevelopment, and enhancement of the Town of Renfrew.

57-2016 Community Improvement Plan - 188 Raglan Street South

to authorize the Mayor and Clerk to execute a Financial Incentive Program Agreement with Deborah Pollard, owner of the Square Nail, in relation to the Signage Improvement Grant for the property located at 188 Raglan Street South

69-2016 Community Improvement Plan - 193 Raglan Street South

to authorize the Mayor and Clerk to execute a Financial Incentive Program Agreement with Rick Lewis, owner of Rick’s Pet Stores Inc., in relation to the Façade and Accessibility Improvement Grants for the property located at 193 Raglan Street South

45-2016 Dedicate Public Highway

to dedicate Part 1 on Plan 49R-18772 as a public highway and naming it Plaunt Street South

25-2016 Dedicate Public Highway

to dedicate Part 1 of Plan 49R-18687 as a public highway and to name it Plaunt Street South

77-2016 Development Charges By-Law

To establish development charges for the Corporation of the Town of Renfrew.

85-2016 Easment Agreement - Plotz

to enter into an Easement Agreement with Candace Lee Plotz

39-2016 Encroachment Agreement

to authorize the Mayor and Clerk to execute an Encroachment Agreement with Sandra Lanthier in relation to the use of a portion of the public Highway known as Raglan Street South

45-2018 Encroachment Agreement

to authorize the Mayor and Clerk to execute an Encroachment Agreement with Renfrew Hydro Inc. in relation to the use of a portion of the public highways known as Argyle Street North and O’Gorman Avenue

84-2016 Encroachment Agreement - Renfrew Victoria Hospital

to authorize the Mayor and Clerk to execute an encroachment agreement with Renfrew Victoria Hospital, in relation to the installation of two (2) Directional Signs on Raglan Street North, Town of Renfrew

37-2017 Encroachment Agreement - Renfrew Victoria Hospital

to authorize the Mayor and Clerk to execute an amended encroachment agreement with Renfrew Victoria Hospital, in relation to the installation of Directional Signs on municipal right-of-way’s known as Raglan Street North and Albert Street

23-2017 Encroachment Agreement - Santa Fe Southwestern Grill

to authorize the Mayor and Clerk to execute an Encroachment Agreement with the Santa Fe Southwestern Grill (Renfrew) Inc., in relation to the use of a portion of the public highway known as Raglan Street South

18-2016 Encroachment Agreement - Santa Fe Southwestern Grill

to authorize the Mayor and Clerk to execute an Encroachment Agreement with the the Santa Fe Southwestern Grill (Renfrew) Inc., in relation to the use of a portion of the public highway known as Raglan Street South

27-2018 Facade Improvement

to authorize the Mayor and Clerk to execute a Financial Incentive Program Agreement with Rick Lewis, Owner of Rick’s Pet Stores Inc., in relation to the Rear Façade Improvement Grant for the property located at 193 Raglan Street South

28-2018 Financial Incentive Program

to authorize the Mayor and Clerk to execute a Financial Incentive Agreement with Rocky Mountain Crown and Kilt Inc., in relation to the Property Improvement Grant for the property located at 409 Stewart Street

85-2017 Financial Incentive Program

to authorize the Mayor and Clerk to execute a Financial Incentive Program Agreement with 17449229 Ontario Inc., in relation to the Signage Improvement Grant for the property located at 106 Raglan Street South

35-2018 Financial Incentive Program

to authorize the Mayor and Clerk to execute a Financial Incentive Program Agreement with 2575990 Ontario Inc. and the Rocky Mountain Crown and Kilt Inc., in relation to two Property Improvement Grants for the property located at 409 Stewart Street

By-Law 54-2017 Financial Incentive Program

to authorize the Mayor and Clerk to execute a Financial Incentive Program Agreement with Dr. Dewey, Humphries & Rowley, in relation to the Signage Improvement Grant for the property located at 281 Raglan Street South

By-Law 53-2017 Financial Incentive Program

to authorize the Mayor and Clerk to execute a Financial Incentive Program Agreement with Rick Lewis, Owner of Rick’s Pet Stores Inc., in relation to the Signage Improvement Grant for the property located at 193 Raglan Street South

3-2017 Lift One-Foot Reserves

to lift several one-foot reserves throughout the Town of Renfrew as well as to dedicate these parcels of land as public highway

55-2016 Official Plan Amendment

to amend the Official Plan of the Town of Renfrew in order to change the land use policies of the property located at 45 Railway Avenue

5-2018 Official Plan Amendment

to amend the Official Plan of the Town of Renfrew to update the Official Plan in accordance with Section 26 of the Planning Act

42-2018 Official Plan Amendment

to amend the Official Plan of the Town of Renfrew in order to change the land use policies of the property located at 29 Bridge Street

83-2016 Provide for the naming and renaming of the highways

to amend By-Law No. 29-98, as amended, to provide for the naming and renaming of the highways, streets, roads and private roads within the Town of Renfrew

7-2017 Road Naming By-Law

to amend By-Law No. 29-98, as amended, to provide for the naming and renaming of the highways, streets, roads and private roads within the Town of Renfrew

19-95 Sign By-Law

Being a By-Law to regulate the erection, location and type of signs permitted in teh Town of Renfrew

84-2017 Site Plan Agreement

to authorize the Mayor and Clerk to execute a Site Plan Agreement with 1716729 Ontario Inc. in relation to the property located at 331 Martin Street

By-Law 16-2018 Site Plan Agreement

to authorize the Mayor and Clerk to execute an amendment to the Site Plan Agreement with Charles Briscoe Holdings Ltd. in relation to the property located at 570 Barnet Boulevard

34-2018 Site Plan Agreement

to authorize the Mayor and Clerk to execute an amendment to the Site Plan Agreement with Nova Pole Industries in relation to the property located at 64 Ma-te-way Park Drive

48-2016 Site Plan Agreement - 32 Prince Avenue East

to authorize the Mayor and Clerk to execute a Site Plan Agreement with David L. Barr in relation to the to the property identified as 32 Prince Avenue East

9-2019 Site Plan Agreement - 563 King Street

to authorize the Mayor and Clerk to execute a Site Plan Agreement with Kent Bulmer and Thomas Gordon Cobus in relation to the property identified as 563 King Street

6-2017 Subdivision Agreement

to authorize the Mayor and Clerk to execute a Subdivision Agreement with M. Wilson Home Development Ltd., in relation to the property described as being Part of Lots 10 and 11, Concession 3, Town of Renfrew

41-2017 Subsection 50 of the Planning Act

to to provide that sub-section 5 of Section 50 of the Planning Act, R.S.O. 1990, Chapter P-13, as amended, does not apply to Lots 20 and 21 on Registered Plan 49M-78

49-2016 Subsection 50 of the Planning Act

to provide that sub-section 5 of Section 50 of the Planning Act, R.S.O. 1990, Chapter P-13, as amended, does not apply to Block 33 on Registered Plan 49M-78

20-2018 Temporary Use Agreement

to authorize the Mayor and Clerk to execute a Temporary Use Agreement with the Renfrew Curling Rink Ltd. in relation to the temporary use of the private property for public parking

21-2018 Temporary Use Agreement

to authorize the Mayor and Clerk to execute a Temporary Use Agreement with the Roman Catholic Episcopal Corporation Diocese of Pembroke in relation to the use of the private property for public parking

33-2018 Temporary Use Agreement

to authorize the Mayor and Clerk to execute a Temporary Use Agreement with the St. Paul’s Anglican Church in relation to the use of private parking for public parking

34-2017 Zoning By-Law

to amend By-Law No. 46-2010, being a By-law to regulate the use of lands and the character, location and use of buildings and structures within the Town of Renfrew pursuant to Section 34 of the Planning Act, with respect to the property located at 331 Martin Street, Town of Renfrew, County of Renfrew

46-2016 Zoning By-Law

To regulate the use of lands and the characte, location and use of buildings and structures within the Town of Renfrew pursuant to Section 34 of the Planning Act

12-2018 Zoning By-Law Amendment

to amend By-law No. 46-2010, being a By-law to regulate the use of lands and the character, location and use of buildings and structures within the Town of Renfrew pursuant to Section 34 of the Planning Act, with respect to the property located at 48 Hall Avenue, Town of Renfrew, County of Renfrew

43-2018 Zoning By-Law Amendment

to amend By-law No. 46-2010, being a By-law to regulate the use of lands and the character, location and use of buildings and structures within the Town of Renfrew pursuant to Section 34 of the Planning Act, with respect to the property located at 29 Bridge Street, Town of Renfrew, County of Renfrew

56-2016 Zoning By-Law Amendment - 45 Railway Avenue

to amend By-law No. 46-2010, being a by-law to regulate the use of lands and the character, location and use of buildings and structures within the Town of Renfrew pursuant to Section 34 of the Planning Act, with respect to the property located at 45 Railway Avenue, Town of Renfrew, County of Renfrew

68-2016 Zoning By-Law Amendment - Hunter Gate Phase 4

to amend By-law No. 46-2010, being a by-law to regulate the use of lands and the character, location and use of buildings and structures within the Town of Renfrew pursuant to Section 34 of the Planning Act, with respect to the property identified as being Part of Lots 10 and 11, Concession 3 and forming part of Hunter Gate Subdivision Phase 4, Town of Renfrew, County of Renfrew