The Brokenhead River Planning District was established by Order-in-Council on June 11, 1977 under the authority of The Planning Act of Manitoba (1976). The District encompasses the Town of Beausejour as well as the Rural Municipality of Brokenhead which includes the communities of Tyndall and Garson. The District’s Board is comprised of two representatives each from the Town of Beausejour and the Rural Municipality of Brokenhead.
Current Board Members are:
- Ed Dubray, Mayor, Town of Beausejour
- Art Berry, Councillor, Town of Beausejour
- Brad Saluk, Reeve, R.M. of Brokenhead
- Bruce Modrzejewski, Councillor, R.M. of Brokenhead
The District is responsible for the preparation, adoption and administration of district land use plans and related by-laws. The District is also responsible for the day-to-day responsibilities for the administration of Zoning By-laws, Zoning Amendments and Rezoning, Zoning Enforcement, Variation Orders and Conditional Use Orders for both the Town of Beausejour and Rural Municipality of Brokenhead.
Building permits are also issued from this office for both municipalities.
Meetings are held generally on the third Wednesday of each month. Please contact the office to confirm scheduled meeting dates.
NEXT MEETING SCHEDULED TO BE HELD
– 6:00 pm . – May 24th, 2017 – Regular Meeting
-7:00 pm. – May 24th, 2017 Public Hearing – Development Plan By-Law 166-17
PLEASE NOTE: Any party wishing to appear as a delegation shall register with the secretary at least ( 5 ) days before the board meeting and advise of the topic and scope of the presentation.
The office is located in the Rural Municipality of Brokenhead Office Building at the junction of PR # 302 and PTH # 44. Office hours are Monday thru Friday, 8:30 am – 4:30 pm.
**Please note that the implementation date for The New Home Warranty Act is being deferred, with January 1st, 2018 being established as the new effective date. Information about The New Home Warranty Act can be found at http://www.gov.mb.ca/cca/cpo/home_warranty_protection.html or by accessing the Consumer Protection mobile app.
Murray Cutmore, Development Officer/Building Inspector
Office contact information:
BROKENHEAD RIVER PLANNING DISTRICT
R.M. of Brokenhead Office Building
72013 Road 42E
P.O. Box 1330
Phone: (204) 268-6705
Fax: (204) 268-1504