1503-1519 Crown Street

Render of a proposed development at 1503-1509 Crown StreetIrca Group has submitted a detailed application to redevelop this property.

The application as submitted proposes 47 residential units in a six storey, wood frame building, with:

  • 9 one-bedroom units
  • 4 one-bedroom and den units
  • 27 two-bedroom units
  • 7 three-bedroom units

Parking for 59 vehicles is located in an underground parkade, and includes 51 spaces for residents and 8 spaces for visitors.

Current status and progress updates

July 10, 2017 — Development permit issued

Council voted to issue the development permit for this application.

November 28, 2016 — Second and Third Reading at Council

This application was presented to Council on Monday, November 28, where it was given Second and Third Reading.

The staff report to Council is available in the 'Photos, drawings, renderings, documents' tab.

November  15, 2016 — Public hearing

The application was presented at a public hearing at 7pm. Residents were invited to share their input at the hearing, or submit it in writing prior to the end of the hearing.

Review hearing documents in the 'Photos, drawings, renderings, documents' tab.

October 24, 2016 — First Reading at Council

This application was presented to Council on Monday, October 24, where it was given First Reading, and referred to a public hearing. 

The staff report to Council is available in the 'Photos, drawings, renderings, documents' tab.

April 28, 2016 — Public information meeting

The applicant hosted a public information meeting, which we require as part of the application process. This was an opportunity for area residents to ask questions and share their thoughts.

Get information meeting details

March, 2016 — Detailed application received

The detailed application for rezoning and development was received in March, 2016, and staff are currently reviewing it.

Additional proposal details, including site location and overview

Site overview

The site is on the south east corner of the intersection of Crown Street and Mountain Highway, and is currently occupied by four single-family homes. 

Current land use designation

The Official Community Plan (OCP) and the Lynn Creek Town Center Implementation Plan designate this site as Residential Level 6: Medium Density Apartment. This allows for a building up to six storeys high, with a floor space ratio of 2.5.

Additional requirements

If the project proceeds, it will require rezoning. It will also require a development permit for:

  • Form and character of commercial, industrial, and multi-family development
  • Energy and water conservation and greenhouse gas emission reductions
  • Creek hazard

Proposed size

The floor space ratio is approximately 2.5.

Photos, drawings, renderings, documents

Model

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Council documents

November 28, 2016 — Second and Third Reading

November 15, 2016 — Public Hearing

October 24, 2016 — First reading