Edmonton Zoning Bylaw 12800

540     (A) Metropolitan Recreation Zone

540.1      General Purpose

The purpose of this Zone is to preserve natural areas and parkland along the river, creeks, ravines and other designated areas for active and passive recreational uses and environment protection in conformance with Plan Edmonton and the North Saskatchewan River Valley Area Redevelopment Plan.

540.2     Permitted Uses

  1. Minor Home Based Business

  2. Public Park

Bylaw 17403

October 19, 2015

Effective date: February 1, 2016

  1. Urban Gardens

  2. Fascia On-premises Signs

  3. Projecting On-premises Signs

  4. Temporary On-premises Signs   

540.3       Discretionary Uses

  1. Carnivals

  2. Child Care Services

  3. Community Recreation Services

  4. Exhibition and Convention Facilities

Bylaw 17403

October 19, 2015

Effective date: February 1, 2016

  1. Greenhouses, Plant Nurseries and Garden Centres

  2. Indoor Participant Recreation Services

  3. Major Home Based Business

  4. Minor Impact Utility Services

  5. Natural Resource Development

  6. Natural Science Exhibits

  7. Outdoor Participant Recreation Services

  8. Protective and Emergency Services

  9. Public Libraries and Cultural Exhibits

  10. Single Detached Dwelling

  11. Spectator Entertainment Establishments

  12. Spectator Sports Establishments

  13. Tourist Campsites

  14. Freestanding On-premises Signs

540.4      Development Regulations for Permitted and Discretionary Uses

Bylaw 15735

June 20, 2011

  1. The minimum Front Setback shall be 7.5 m.

Bylaw 15735

June 20, 2011

  1. The minimum Rear Setback shall be 7.5 m.

Bylaw 15735

June 20, 2011

  1. The minimum Side Setback shall be 7.5 m.

Bylaw 16733

July 6, 2015

  1. The maximum building Height shall be 10.0 m unless otherwise approved by the Development Officer where deemed appropriate for the Use.

  2. An environmental review for all developments may be required prior to the issuance of a Development Permit at the discretion of the Development Officer.

  3. Where a Single Detached Dwelling is developed in this Zone, a maximum of one Dwelling per lot shall be allowed.

Bylaw 12961

Feb. 4, 2002

  1. Signs shall comply with the regulations found in Schedule 59H.

Bylaw 17403

October 19, 2015

Effective date:  February 1, 2016

  1. Urban Outdoor Farms shall comply with Section 98 of this Bylaw.

  2. Urban Gardens shall comply with Section 98 of this Bylaw.