1574-1590 Hunter Street

GBL Architects has submitted a preliminary application to redevelop this property.

The application as submitted proposes:

  • 64 units of market rental housing in a six-storey residential building
  • 68 parking spaces in an underground parkade

Current status and progress updates

March 31, 2017 — Preliminary application received

Staff have received the preliminary application and are currently reviewing it.

Additional proposal details, including site plan and overview

Site overview

The site is currently occupied by five single-family homes. Seylynn Park is to the west, and the District Operations Centre and a District firehall are to the southwest.

Current land use designation

The Official Community Plan (OCP) designates this site as Residential Level 6: Medium Density Apartment (RES6).

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

Access improvements

The project is dedicating land to help achieve the future road width for Hunter St. This will accommodate additional public realm features, including boulevard, sidewalks, parking, and vehicle travel lanes.

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