170.1 Conference and Event Facility

(a)        means a use:

(i)         that provides permanent facilities for meetings, seminars, conventions, weddings or other special events;

(ii)        that may include banquet facilities including areas for food preparation; and

(iii)       that does not include any use listed in the Eating and Drinking Group in Schedule A;

(b)        is a use within the Culture and Leisure Group in Schedule A to this Bylaw;

(c)        must not have any openings, except emergency exits, loading bay doors or non-opening windows, on a façade that faces a residential district or abuts a lane separating the parcel from a residential district, or a C-N1, C-N2, or C-COR1 District;

(d)        must not have a public area greater than 75.0 square metres where the use shares a property line with, or is only separated by an intervening lane from a residential district, or a C-N1, C-N2, or C-COR1 District;

(e)        requires a total of:

(i)         1.5 motor vehicle parking stalls per 100.0 square metres of gross usable floor area for non-assembly areas; and

(ii)        1.0 motor vehicle parking stalls per four (4) person capacity of the assembly area of the building, which is calculated by one of the following methods:

(A)       one (1) person per 0.75 square metres for areas of non-fixed seating;

(B)       one (1) person per individual fixed seat for areas where individual fixed seats are the primary method of accommodating people;

(C)       one (1) person per 0.5 linear metres of bench seating; and

(D)       the maximum capacity of the assembly area as stated in the development permit;

(f)        does not require bicycle parking stalls – class 1; and

(g)        requires a minimum of 1.0 bicycle parking stalls – class 2 per 250.0 square metres of gross usable floor area.