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Respecting Lands Zoned K, Including all exceptions within those zones under the City of Hamilton Zoning By-law No. 6593, as amended, within the areas bounded by Aberdeen Avenue, Highway 403, Main Street West and the CP Railway Line, as more particularly shown on Schedule A to this By-law.
Repealed by By-law No. 08-141 January 18, 2008 (OMB Decision)
Respecting Lands Described as being Part of Lot 9, Concession 3, in the former Town of Ancaster, now in the City of Hamilton.
149 Stonehenge Drive (Ancaster).
Respecting Lands Located at 1121 Hendershot Road.
As amended by By-law No. 04-126, Respecting Lands Located at 287 Locke Street South.
Respecting Lands Located at 11 and 18 Britannia Avenue.
As amended by By-law No. 07-026, Respecting Lands Located at 186 Ferguson Avenue North and 201 Robert Street.
Respecting the Property Located at 141 Highway No. 8.
Respecting Lands Located at 630 Trinity Road South.
To Remove Lands Located at 40 and 46 Flamboro Street and 62 Barton Street from Zoning By-law No. 05-200.
Respecting Lands Located at 40 and 46 Flamboro Street and 62 Barton Street.
Respecting 1610 and 1622 Rymal Road East.
Respecting Part of Lot 8, Concession 7 (north side of Stone Church Road East between Upper Sherman Avenue and Rambo Street).
As amended, Respecting Lands Located at 55 Rockcliffe Road.
Respecting Lands Located at the Northwest Corner of Upper Centennial Parkway and Rymal Road East.
As amended by By-law No. 03-264, Respecting Lands Located at 682 5th Concession Road West.
As amended, Respecting Lands Located at 81 Dundas Street.
Respecting Lands Located at 591 Garner Road West.
As amended, Respecting Lands Located at 1173 and 1203 Old Golf Links Road.
As amended, Respecting a portion of the lands located at 27 Oldoakes Place.