2580 Capilano Road - Veterinary hospital and DNV animal shelter
Salal Architecture has submitted a detailed development permit application to build a veterinary clinic and emergency animal hospital. The building will also include the District of North Vancouver's animal shelter.
The proposed building has:
- two storeys
- approximately 15,00 square feet (which includes 1,400 square feet for the animal shelter)
- 21 parking stalls in a mix of underground and surface parking
- access from Capilano Road
The development and building permit for this development have been approved, and construction is now underway.
Current status and progress updates
June 2016 — Building permit
Staff are currently reviewing the building permit application for this project.
November 2, 2015 - Development permit
Council voted to issue a development permit for this application.
September 23, 2015 — Public information meeting
The applicant is hosting a public information meeting to answer questions and gather feedback from residents. Staff will include the feedback in a report to Council.
September 10, 2015 — Advisory Design Panel review
The panel will review revisions to the design that they requested following their first review on July 9, 2015.
July 9, 2015 — Advisory Design Panel review
The panel reviewed and supported the project. However, they requested some architectural changes, which they will review at a subsequent meeting.
Additional proposal details, including site plan and overview
The site is bordered by Capilano Road, Highway 1, and the Highway 1 on- and off-ramps.
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Current land use designation
The Official Community Plan designates the site as Commercial Residential Mixed Use Level 1 (CRMU1). The property is zoned C3. The project is consistent with the OCP and Zoning Bylaw.