Being part of the Agriculture Land Reserve, multiple agencies would have to sign off on using the land for non-farm use
An application received through the Agricultural Land Commission (ALC) was presented to Village of Pemberton (VOP) mayor and council on Tuesday, Feb. 15, looking to bring a new RV park to the village.
If approved, the proposed park will be located at 1641 Airport Road—the same location as the village’s former Adventure Ranch—and will consist of 91 individual sites operating under two seasonal models. From mid-April until October, the park will cater to the summer’s short-term tourist market, whereas in the winter months the park’s camping sites will be available for more long-term stays.
The issue, however, is that the park’s proposed location currently falls within the Agricultural Land Reserve (ALR), a province-wide land-use zone that…