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This Website contains information about the following development applications, subject to public consultation. Development information received before February 1, 2008 is not available online.

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  • Zoning By-law Amendment
  • Plan of Subdivision

  • Site Plan Control
  • Demolition Control
  • Plan of Condominium
  • Heritage Applications to be considered by Council
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Application # :
Date Received :
April 24, 2019
Ward :
Ward 18  -  ALTA VISTA  -  Jean   Cloutier
Application :
Official Plan Amendment
Review Status :
Application Reactivated
Status Date :
February 13, 2020
Description :
Official Plan Amendment application to permit the re-development of the subject site. The proposal retains 5 of the existing residential buildings, municipally addressed as 2861 Baycrest Drive, 2851 Baycrest Drive, 2840 Baycrest Drive, 2850 Cedarwood Drive, and 2870 Cedarwood Drive. The existing public roads will also be retained, and would be connected to new private and/or public roads. The proposed buildings range from 2 to 40 stories in height and some buildings along Walkley Road and Heron Road would contain commercial spaces at grade. The proposal estimates a total of 5,500 units at full build-out. A 1.6-hectare public park is proposed for the central area of the site. The second submission further revises the proposal from maximum heights of 40 storeys to 25 storeys. The proposal estimates 5443 new proposed units and 957 existing units for a total of 6,400 units at full build out. (The orignial estimate was incorrect as it only took into account the new units.)

File Lead :
Name :
Melanie   Gervais
Phone :
613-580-2424 x24025

Supporting Documents :
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Requirements for supporting documentation vary according to application type and proposal complexity. As a result, some proposals warrant the collection of studies and plans while others do not. The need for supporting documentation is typically outlined for applicants prior to the submission of an application. Where possible, a plan illustrating the proposal has been provided. If you have questions relating to supporting documentation, please contact the file lead.

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