City Hall Council Chambers 5432 56 Avenue, Lacombe T4L 1E9
The Subdivision and Development Appeal Board (SDAB) is comprised of four members and an alternate (the alternate ensures any panel consists of only one council member), with a minimum of 3 public members, and an SDAB clerk, as follows:
Reuben Konnik, Council Term: 2020, At Pleasure
Cora Hoekstra, Council Alternate Term: 2020, At Pleasure
Candice Campbell, Citizen at Large Term: January 1, 2020 to December 31, 2022
Cindy Esau, Citizen at Large Term: January 1, 2020 to December 31, 2022
Tom Kentz, Citizen at Large Term: January 1, 2018 to December 31, 2020
SDAB Clerk (a designated officer)
The SDAB is a trained quasi-judicial body that reviews primarily development decisions, subdivision decisions, or stop orders following an appeal. The SDAB holds a public hearing within 30 days after receipt of a notice of appeal for:
A decision of the Subdivision Authority or Development Authority
A refusal or failure by the Subdivision Authority or Development Authority to make a decision within the time allowed for a decision established in the Act
A stop order issued by the Development Authority
The bylaw governing the establishment and function of the SDAB is Bylaw 229 (PDF).
Land Use Bylaw 400 (PDF), outlines the Development Appeal Process, including who can apply, timeline requirements and procedure.