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1761-13 MDP Amendment COUNTY OF NEWELL IN THE PROVINCE OF ALBERTA BYLAW NO. 1761-13 BEING a bylaw of the County of Newell in the Province of Alberta, to amend Bylaw No. 1705-10, being the Municipal Development Plan. WHEREAS the County Council wishes to include policies in the Municipal Development Plan which address the protection of future transportation routes and provides policies to acquire lands for necessary right-of-ways for future road upgrades. AND WHEREAS THE PURPOSE of proposed Bylaw No. 1761-13 is to formally identify the route for the future Brooks / Newell Truck Route bypassing the City of Brooks as shown on the map attached hereto as Schedule A and in so doing ensure that direction is provided to the approval authority and applicants for subdivisions and development proposals located near this route, as well as to provide for long term planning of infrastructure upgrades to existing rural roads throughout the County. AND WHEREAS the municipality must prepare a corresponding bylaw and provide for its consideration at a public hearing. NOW THEREFORE, under the authority and subject to the provisions of the Municipal Government Act, Revised Statutes of Alberta 2000, Chapter M-26, as amended, the Council of the County of Newell in the Province of Alberta duly assembled does hereby enact the following: 1. That the following new policies be added to the Transportation section as follows: 4.10 That at the time of subdivision or development, lands that have been identified as being required as right-of-way for the construction of the proposed Brooks/Newell Truck Route (as indicated in Appendix E) shall be addressed at the discretion of the County of Newell, by entering into an Acquisition Agreement with the landowner to provide future road right- of-way pursuant to Section 662 of the Municipal Government Act and in accordance with applicable County of Newell Policy. 4.11 That at the time of subdivision or development, lands that have been identified as being required for right-of-way for road improvements by County Council, the landowner shall provide 5.0 metres of road widening parallel to the municipal road allowance, which may be addressed at the discretion of the County of Newell, by entering into an Acquisition Agreement with the landowner to provide future road right-of-way pursuant to Section 662 of the Municipal Government Act and in accordance with County of Newell Policy. 4.12 County of Newell may register the Acquisition Agreement against the title(s)being created. 4.13 The County shall undertake the preparation of a corridor plan that will address future land uses and access management along the proposed Brooks / Newell Truck Route, as indicated on the map in Appendix E. 2. That the map, indicating the proposed truck route, attached as Schedule A be added to the County of Newell Municipal Development Plan in a new Appendix E. 3. That Bylaw No. 1705-10, being the Municipal Development Plan, is hereby amended and consolidated. 4. This bylaw comes into effect upon third and final reading hereof. READ a first time this 10th the day of January, 2013. r_si - te --- - —Molly Douglass / Chie d nistrative Officer—Kevin Stephenson READ a second time this 7th the day of February, 2013. r Reeve—Molly Do.±� Chief Ad ini rative Officer—Kevin Stephenson READ a third time and finally PASSED this 7th the day of Fe ary, 2013. Reeve—Molly Douglass • Chie/Ad i istrative Officer—Kevin Stephenson