Application by Hertz Canada Limited to amend the Land Use By-law for Planning Districts 14 and 17 (Shubenacadie Lakes), to permit outdoor display courts in association with existing car rental facilities under the AE-2 (General Airport) Zone and at 696 Barnes Drive, Goffs.
The applicant wishes to amend the Land Use By-law for Planning Districts 14 & 17 (Shubenacadie Lakes) to permit outdoor display courts (car sales) accessory to car rental facilities. Hertz has operated a car rental service facility at 696 Barnes Drive since 1993. Car rentals are permitted as a general airport service under the AE-2 Zone. The applicant is seeking the ability to sell excess vehicles from their rental fleet on the subject site. The estimated annual volume of car sales is 150 units and the number of vehicles for sale at any time would not exceed 15 vehicles. The sale of vehicles would be conducted through correspondence and would not include advertisement or signage commonly associated with outdoor display courts.
This application is being considered through the Land Use By-law Amendment Process.
Staff are completing a detailed review of the proposal.