1310 Monashee Drive
Darwin Properties has applied to redevelop this property.
The application as submitted proposes two six-storey buildings with 346 market rental apartments, 516 sq m (5,564 sq ft) of commercial space proposed for food services, 351 sq m (3,778 sq ft) of artist space, 190 car parking spaces (168 in an underground parkade), and 692 bicycle parking spaces.
Status and progress updates
September 26, 2019 — Early input meeting
The applicant hosted a public meeting as an opportunity for area residents to ask questions and share their thoughts.
May 17, 2019 — Preliminary application received
Staff have received the preliminary application and are currently reviewing it.
Additional proposal details
The property is located next to the Capilano University campus and is immediately east of the Nat and Flora Bosa Centre for Film and Animation. It is currently occupied by a dog daycare and kennel facility. Property owned by Capilano University is to the west, south, and north, and District owned property and the Seymour River is to the south and east.
Current land use designation
The land is currently designated as Parks, Recreation, and Open Space (PRO) in the zoning bylaw, and Open Space and Natural Areas (POSNA) in the Official Community Plan (OCP).
If the project proceeds, it will require rezoning and an OCP amendment. 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
- Slope hazard
- Wildfire hazard
The proposed floor space ratio (FSR) is 1.75.
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