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Fences

The Town is currently undergoing a review of our fence by-law. The Town is proposing to update the by-law with new provisions that will better serve our residents. Major changes include:

  • The current by-law only allows for open style fencing . The proposed new by-law will allow for both open and closed style fences.

open and closed fence styles

  • The current by-law generally states that fences must be set back 25 feet from the property line on corner lots. The proposed new by-law will streamline the verbiage and allow corner lots to put fences right on the property line.

  • The current by-law allows fences to be a maximum of 6 feet high. The proposed new by-law will allow home owners to construct a fence up to 6.6 feet tall.

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Provide Feedback​

Staff want your feedback on the proposed by-laws.Complete their brief surveylinks to external site online to share your thoughts. The survey should take less than 2 minutes to complete.

Questions?

If you have any further questions please email the Town's By-law Departmentlinks to external site for more information.