SDAB Hearings - Decisions


Please note that ALL SDAB Hearing Attendees must preregister with the SDAB Clerk via email in advance of the hearing, whether to attend in person or electronically. 






The most recent SDAB Notice of Decision(s) are listed below:

 Date Number   DescriptionNotice of Decision
  6/27/2018 18-001 Appeal of Stop Order issued for development of a campground and/or quasi-recreational development for lack of development permit, located on Plan 8922155, Lot 1 (PT SE 19-35-08-W5M) - Clearwater Cottages. Link to Court Dismissal on 01/20/2020.
Stop Order in effect on Plan 8922155, Lot 1
June 27, 2018
 10/16/2019 18-002Appeal of Development Permit 109/18 for Construction and Operation of a Cannabis Production Facility on PT NE 29-34-05-W5M Containing 40.0 Acres, more or less.
 01/11/2019 19-001Appeal of Development Permit for Legalization of a Second Residence on an Agricultural Parcel containing less than 80 acres.
 01/28/2019 19-002Appeal of Development Permit No. 143/18 for Legalization of an Ancillary Building with a relaxation to the Side Yard Setback Requirement.Appeal Dismissed - Development Permit 143/18 Upheld
 03/22/2019 19-003Appeal of Development Permit No. 08/19 for Operation of a Liquor Store in Nordegg.Appeal Dismissed
 05/16/2019 19-006Appeal of Development Permit No. 127/18 for Development and Operation of a Sand and Gravel Pit (SW 21-39-08 W5M),Amended Development Permit Issued 127/18 
 06/20/2019 19-007Appeal of Home-based Occupation - Development Permit 16/19 (Nordegg).Appeal Dismissed 16/19
 11/25/2019 19-009Appeal of refusal of Development Permit for Legalization of an Existing Home Occupation (Withrow).Appeal Upheld - Refused Development Permit 77/19
 11/28/2019 19-011Appeal of amendments to Development Permit 20/13, which gave approval for the operation of the Horburg sand and gravel pit, a discretionary use on the referenced lands.  Amended Development Permit
 01/17/2020 19-010Appeal to consider the preliminary matter as to whether the Appellant, Clearwater Cottages Ltd., has filed a valid appeal pursuant to the MGA s 685 (1) or (2). 19-010 - Two SDAB hearings 19-004 and 19-005 were consolidated and will be heard together as SDAB hearing 19-010. Appeal Refused
 06/18/2020 20-001Appeal of Clearwater County's decision to issue a Stop Order for lack of development permit for the development and operation of a commercial campground, and lack of development permit for a second residence or guest house. Appeal Refused - Stop Order Upheld with Conditions
 06/24/2020 20-002Appeal of MPC refusal of amendment to development permit 127/18 which requested to amend condition No. 8 and schedule "C” of the permit. Pidherney’s would like to amend the haul route to allow pit traffic to travel east out of the pit along Old Hwy 11A to the already paved portion and on to Hwy 11A, rather than west 12 kms down the Old Hwy 11A gravel to Horburg and backtrack to marketAmended Development Permit Issued
 09/21/202121-001Appeal of development permit 104/21 to allow the development and operation of a sand and gravel pit. Amended Development Permit Issued
10/29/202121-002Appeal of the decision of the Municipal Planning Commission of Clearwater County to allow for the development and operation of a commercial serviced recreational vehicle park/campground (35 stalls).
Appeal Upheld - Development Permit Application 90/21 Denied  
12/07/202121-003Appeal of Development Permit 206/21 for construction of a 3,072 square foot shop with an attached 480 square foot lean-to as an ancillary building for storage purposes in conjunction with the principal use of the property, being the operation of a construction camp, which is a discretionary use.
Amended Development Permit Issued