Notice of Removal of Road Dedication

By June 4, 2020June 18th, 2020No Comments

Notice is hereby given pursuant to Section 40(2) of the Community Charter that a Bylaw to remove a road dedication will be considered on Tuesday, June 16th, 2020 at 7:00 pm. This meeting of Merritt City Council will take place online, and the public will be able to participate online. This Bylaw is to be considered on Tuesday, June 16, 2020 at 7:00 PM. 

LOCATION of SUBJECT ROAD: Second Avenue, Merritt, between Garcia St and the Nicola River

• Removal of Second Avenue Dedication Bylaw No. 2283, 2020 proposes to remove the road dedication from an unopened portion of Second Avenue, running east from the Nicola River to Garcia Street.
• The dedication has been in place since around 1910
• There is no physical road in this location

A copy of the proposed Bylaw can be seen here or by appointment at City Hall, 2185 Voght Street, Merritt BC.

Anyone who wishes to address the above Bylaw will be afforded the opportunity at the Council meeting to be heard in person, by a representative, or by written submission, on all matters contained in the proposed Bylaw.

Due to social distancing required by Covid-19, the meeting will be held online. Submissions can be made live during the meeting using the Q&A Function. The meeting will be held at

If you are unable to attend online, written submissions can be made in advance. These must be received no later than 11.59 am, Friday, June 12th, 2020, to ensure their availability to Council at the meeting.

All submissions must include your name and street address. No letter, report or representation from the public will be received by Council after the conclusion of the meeting. All written submissions are public information pursuant to the Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act. 

For More Information Contact:
Sean Smith, Director of Corporate Services
City of Merritt
Telephone: (250) 378-378-4224

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