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The Town of Millet is looking to change the Land Use Bylaw so recreation vehicles must be on a property with a primary residence if they are being used for camping in town. Metro Creative Connection If a proposed change to the Millet Land Use Bylaw is approved, people will not be able to live in their recreational vehicles any more. Mitch Newton, manager of Enforcement for the Town, told Council at a Nov. 18 Special Council meeting he has received a number of complaints in regards to holiday trailers being used as a residence on a property. “Currently, they are following the current land use bylaw as short-term camping of 14 days is permitted,” said Newton. “The person is working shift work so when he leaves the clock restarts on the 14 days.” The receiving that initial complain, Newton said he has received complaints of other trailers being used on vacant lots. The proposal is to change the Land Use Bylaw so trailers could not be used on empty lots —there must be a primary residence on the property. “So, this would still allow for grandma and grandpa to come for a visit and stay in their RV for 14 days,” he said. “We really want to make sure people are not camping on an empty lot,” said Millet’s director of Development Lisa Novotny. Council agreed, giving first reading to Bylaw 2020-24 and scheduling a Public Hearing for Dec. 16 at 3 p.m. via Go to Meeting.