OPEN HOUSE: Flowing Creek and Hobbs Drain regulations and hazard land mapping

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By StittsvilleCentral, March 19, 2018

The Rideau Valley Conservation Authority (RVCA) has completed hazard mapping studies for Flowing Creek and Hobbs Drains — tributaries of the Jock River.  Members of the public are invited to an upcoming open house to review regulations and hazard maps.

These studies provide new mapping that show areas that are prone to natural hazards such as flooding and erosion and have natural environmental features such as wetlands. The mapping will be used by the City of Ottawa when updating their Official Plan and Zoning Schedules and in the review of development applications under the Planning Act. RVCA will also use the mapping to guide the review of development applications submitted under the RVCA’s Development, Interference with Wetlands and Alterations to Shorelines and Watercourses Regulation.

https://stittsvillecentral.ca/open-house-flowing-creek-and-hobbs-drain-regulations-and-hazard-land-mapping/