Application - Lester Farms-Lands adjacent to 90 Pearltown Road

Mon, 2014/03/31 - 4:30pm

A Discretionary Use Application has been submitted by Lester Farms Inc. to construct a greenhouse for Aquaponics and Hydroponics operations on land adjacent to 90 Pearltown Road. The proposed greenhouse has a floor area of 1,021 square metres. 'Aquaponics' is a food production system that combines Aquaculture with Hydroponics Operations.'Hydroponic Operations' means the cultivation of plants without soil. It is proposed that artificial light will be used.
This application may be viewed at the Department of Planning, Development and Engineering, third floor, St. John’s City Hall. For further information or to view this application, please phone (709) 576-8220, or e-mail
Any person wishing to make a submission on this application must provide a signed written statement to the Office of the City Clerk by noon, Tuesday, March 25, 2014, either by mail: P.O. Box 908, St. John’s, NL, A1C 5M2; fax: (709) 576-8474 or e-mail: Written submissions received will become a matter of public record and will be included in the agenda for the regular meeting of Council on Monday, March 31, 2014, at which time Council is scheduled to make a decision on this application.

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