Notice of Bylaw Amendment


Posted November 28, 2022

Pursuant to Section 606 of the Municipal Government Act, being Chapter M-26 of the Statutes of Alberta, notice is hereby given that the Council of the Town of Peace River will hold a Public Hearing before the second reading of Bylaw No.2122 to amend the Town of Peace River Land Use Bylaw.

Bylaw No. 2122 updates the Communication Tower provisions of the land use bylaw to ensure that the regulations of the bylaw are consistent with the Town’s authority over communication towers, which are developments regulated by the Government of Canada.  The bylaw:

  • gives the Development Officer the authority to issue a Statement of Concurrence or Non-Concurrence to the telecommunication company;
  • identifies what information the company should provide to the Town to inform the decision to issue the statement of concurrence and non-concurrence, and the Town’s requirements for community consultation; and
  • encourages the placement of communication towers in industrial districts and areas where the tower can be located on roof tops or side-mounted to a building greater than 12 metres.

The Council of the Town of Peace River has given first reading to Bylaw No. 2122 and will hold a public hearing as follows:

5:00 pm, Monday, January 9, 2023
Council Chambers
9911-100 St
Peace River, AB

The proposed bylaw may be viewed at the Town Office during normal office hours or on the Town website or by clicking the link below.

2011 11 14 RFD Communication Tower amendment to LU.pdf (

If you would like to submit written comments, file a petition against the bylaw, or require further information on this proposed Bylaw please contact:

Alisha Mody, Manager of Planning and Development at [email protected]
P.O. Box 6600, 9911-100 Street, Peace River, AB T8S 1S4

Ph: (780) 624-2574, Fax: (780) 624-4664.

Please forward written submissions on or before January 4, 2023 at 1:00 pm.