1552-1568 Oxford Street

Council approved the rezoning and development application for this project on September 24, 2018.

The project includes 88 market rental apartments in a six storey, wood frame building.

Status and progress updates

September 24, 2018 — Development permit issued

This application was presented to Council, who voted to adopt the OCP amendment and rezoning, and issue the development permit.

July 16, 2018 — Second and third reading

This application was presented to Council, where it received second and third reading. View the staff report in the 'Documents and related web content' tab.

June 12, 2018 — Public hearing

This application was presented at a public hearing. A public hearing is your opportunity to speak to Council if you feel your interest in property will be affected by a proposed bylaw. View the staff report and hearing presentation in the 'Documents and related web content' tab.

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May 28, 2018 — First reading

This application was presented to Council, where it received first reading. Read the staff report with recommendations in the 'Documents and related web content' tab.

July 26, 2017 — Detailed application received

Staff received the detailed application, and started reviewing it.

May 24, 2017 — Preliminary application concluded

Staff concluded the preliminary application. If the applicant wishes to proceed with the project, the next step is to submit a detailed application.

November 16, 2016 — Preliminary application received

Staff received the preliminary application and started reviewing it.

Additional proposal details

Site overview

The site is currently occupied by two single-family homes and a portion of unopened District lane allowance.

There are single-family homes to the north and west, a new rental apartment building to the south, and undeveloped District lots to the east (zoned single family).

Current land use designation

The Official Community Plan (OCP) designates this site as Residential Level 5: Low Density Apartments (RES5).

Additional requirements

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
  • Creek hazard

Proposed size

The floor space ratio (FSR) is 3.09.

Other features

The project will contribute a five metre dedication for the new north-south "green spine" through Lynn Creek Town Centre, and will provide a portion of the new mixed-use path on Oxford St.

Photos, drawings, renderings

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Documents and related web content

Council documents

Permit consideration September 24, 2018 Starts on page 209 125.5MB Download
Second and third reading July 16, 2018 Starts on page 381 52.4MB Download
Public hearing June 12, 2018   12.15MB Download
First reading May 28, 2018 Starts on page 23 123.6MB Download

Web content

Official Community Plan (OCP)

OCP land use map

Lynn Creek Town Centre

Development Permit Areas

Map of all major development applications in progress

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