854-858 Orwell Street / 855 Premier Street
Brody Developments has submitted a detailed application to redevelop this property.
The application as submitted proposes:
- 23 strata units in a townhouse development (approximately three two-bedroom; 19 three-bedroom; one four-bedroom)
- 48 parking spaces
Current status and progress updates
January 31, 2017 — Public hearing
This application will be presented at a public hearing. View the staff report to Council in the 'Photos, drawings, renderings, documents' tab.
January 16, 2017 — First reading
This application was presented to Council, who referred it to a public hearing. View the staff report to Council with recommendations in the 'Photos, drawings, renderings, documents' tab.
December 16, 2015 — Detailed application received
The application was received by staff in December, 2015. It was subsequently put on hold, pending the completion of the Inter-River Sub-Area Transportation Study.
Additional proposal details, including site plan and overview
The site is located in Lynnmour Inter-River, and consists of three lots facing Orwell Street, and a fourth lot facing Premier Street. It is next to three existing townhouse complexes of similar densities.
Lynnmour Elementary School is across the street, and "Digger Park," a playground in Inter-River Park, is a few steps away.
Current land use designation
The Official Community Plan (OCP) designates this site as Residential Level 3: Attached Residential (RES3).
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
The floor space ratio (FSR) is 0.7.