Building and Planning
Click Here to see and contribute to the intriguing story of Napanee’s infamous landmark. The fence is rented. How much is it costing us? Is there even the slightest chance any of our costs will ever be recovered? How did we end up with this ugly mess, highly visible from the steps of Town Hall? And it’s a heritage building too…
Our Building Inspection Department:
We have 3 building inspectors and a supervisor. In 2014, the last year for which information is available, 234 building permits were issued. The cost of running the department was $293,706 of which $247,890 was for salaries. Source: 2014 FIR
On March 22,
Our Urban Planning:
Greater Napanee has never had an in-house planner. Planning services have always been contracted out to John Uliana of IBI Group in Kingston who recently retired. The position has never been tendered. How much does this cost the municipality? How much does it cost applicants who have no choice but to retain and pay for his services? Are all of the detailed reviews of even minor variances really necessary? Would it save the Town and the public money to do this
The by-law has been amended numerous times and there are now numerous “Special Exception” zones where special provisions apply. Each application to amend has cost the
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What are permitted uses in our “Business Park”?
It started out as our “Industrial Park”. At some
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Hubert Hogle 532-3672
Dennis Mills 354-6375
Arthur Ronald 354-4291
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