Notice of Public Meeting

Take Notice that the Municipality of Chatham-Kent will hold a public meeting, pursuant to section 12 of the Development Charges Act, 1997, as amended, to present and obtain public input on the Municipality’s proposed development charges (D.C.) by-law and underlying background study.


The meeting is to be held:


Date: Monday, July 11, 2022

Time: 6:00 p.m.



Due to the COVID-19 Emergency, on Monday, March 23, 2020, Council passed By-law 30-2020 that amends the Procedure By-law to permit electronic meetings for Council, Local Boards and Committees. Therefore, there will not be an in-person meeting and this meeting will be conducted through an electronic format only. 


Please note that an Electronic Meeting shall not permit public deputations, except by way of written submission received in advance of the meeting, which shall be submitted to the Planning Services Office or emailed to by 3:00 pm on Monday, July 11, 2022, prior to the start of the Electronic Meeting. Written submissions will be provided to members of Council in advance of the meeting, if possible. The Municipal Clerk will verbally read out the written deputation during the meeting at the time each application is considered. While verbal deputations are not permitted, the Electronic Meeting will be open to the public. Should you wish to participate in the Electronic Meeting, please contact Planning Services and instructions will be provided to join the meeting a few days in advance.


In addition, the following are other ways you can access the Chatham-Kent Electronic Council Meetings:

Watch the Live Stream:



For Additional Information the background study and the proposed D.C. by-law are being made available online at on June 10, 2022. Copies of and the background study are also being made available as of June 10, 2022 for inspection at the Civic Centre, 315 King Street West, Chatham, or in any of the Municipal Service Centres, during normal business hours.  


Dated at the Municipality of Chatham-Kent this 8th day of June, 2022


Municipal Clerk’s Office

Municipality of Chatham-Kent

315 King Street West, PO Box 640

Chatham ON N7M 5K8

Phone: 519.360.1998

Fax: 519.436.3237