Guidelines For Public Comment

  • Public Comment will only be taken at the appropriate time during the hearing.
  • No member of the Public shall be heard until recognized by the Chairperson, having stated their name and address or the records and been sworn in by the Solicitor.
  • Public Comment may be limited to five minutes at the discretion of the Chairperson to ensure adequate time for all speakers and the application to be completed.
  • Petition, letters and emails will not be accepted.
  • The Public may cross-examine the applicant and witness, however the Public is also subject to cross-examination.
  • Repetitive or irrelevant questions or comments are not permitted.