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PLANNING AND DEVELOPMENT - Building regulations - Building permits - Jurisdictional powers

Wednesday, May 24, 2017 @ 9:15 AM  

Appeal by the Penneys from a decision of the Eastern Regional Appeals Board (Board) regarding the issuance of building permits to their neighbours, the Hidgons. In 2007 or 2008, Pleman Higdon, an intervenor in the appeal, began building a retaining wall along the boundary of the Penney and Higdon lots. In 2012-2013, Pleman began building a shed adjacent to the retaining wall. The Penneys complained to the Newfoundland and Labrador Minister of Service (Service NL) that Pleman was building both structures without the proper permits. Pleman...