2420-2468 Dollarton Highway
The applicants, Tsleil-Waututh Nation and Darwin Properties, withdrew this application on December 13, 2019.
The application as submitted proposed:
- a range of light industrial, commercial, and residential uses
- institutional school uses
- childcare facilities
- a range of supportive uses
Current status and progress updates
December 13, 2019 — Application withdrawn by applicant
May 27, 2019 — Consideration deferred
Staff presented this application to Council, and requested that they provide direction with respect to next steps. Council voted to defer consideration of the application until after the targeted review of the Official Community Plan (OCP). You can view the staff report to Council in the 'documents and related web content' tab.
February 12, 2019 — Revised application received
The developer submitted a partial revision of their detailed application. Changes include:
- a reduction in office floor space by approximately 500,000 sq ft
- 2420 Dollarton Rd (former International College site) removed from the proposal
- Berkley Road extension removed from proposal, with a provision for road dedication for construction at a later date
- Addition of a full size playing field and new community building
July 9 to September 15, 2018 — Information open houses
The developer committed to providing ongoing public engagement throughout the summer and fall, and hosted nine additional open house events.
Location for all open houses: Innovation Campus Gym, 2420 Dollarton Highway.
|Monday, July 9||4pm-7pm|
|Thursday, July 12||12pm-3pm|
|Wednesday, July 18||4pm-7pm|
|Tuesday, July 24||12pm-3pm|
|Wednesday, August 8||4pm-7pm|
|Wednesday, August 21||12pm-3pm|
|Wednesday, September 5||4pm-7pm|
|Thursday, September 13||12pm-3pm|
|Saturday, September 15||12pm-3pm|
July 16, 2018 — First reading (rescheduled from June 25, 2018)
This application was returned to Council for first reading. Council voted to defer consideration until after the 2018 general election, which is scheduled for October 20, 2018. Read the staff report with recommendation in the 'Documents and related web content' tab.
June 25, 2018 — First reading
This application was presented to Council for first reading. No motion was passed at the meeting. The application will be returned to Council for first reading on July 16, 2018. Read the staff report with recommendation in the 'Documents and related web content' tab.
June 20, 2018 — Public information meeting
The developer held a public information meeting, which we require as part of the application process. The public information meeting is an opportunity for you to learn more about the development, talk to the developer and DNV planning staff, and share your views.
Early June, 2018 — Pop-up information events
The developer held informal pop-up information events for residents to drop by, learn more about this proposal, and share their views.
|Wednesday, June 6||5pm-7pm||Stong's Market, 2150 Dollarton Highway|
|Saturday, June 9||9am-11am||Ron Andrews Community Centre, 931 Lytton Street|
|Saturday, June 9||1pm-3pm||Parkgate Community Centre, 3625 Banff Court|
|Tuesday, June 12||12pm-2pm||Stong's Market, 2150 Dollarton Highway|
May 18, 2018 — Detailed application received
Staff have received the detailed application, and are currently reviewing it.
April 12, 2018 — Preliminary application completed
Staff have concluded the preliminary application for this project. If the applicant wishes to proceed with this project, the next step is to submit a detailed application.
February 9, 2018 — Preliminary application received
Staff received the preliminary application, and started reviewing it.
Additional proposal details, including site plan and overview
The site is predominantly undeveloped, except for two industrial tenants fronting onto Dollarton Highway while the former Canadian International College site is currently being used for student housing (Capilano University) and two childcare providers.
Maplewood Conservation Area is across Dollarton Highway to the south, the Windridge Escarpment is to the north, undeveloped District lands are to the west, and Windridge Park is located to the east.
Current land use designation
The Official Community Plan (OCP) designates this site as:
- Light Industrial Commercial Mixed Use: Innovation District
- Light Industrial Residential Mixed Use: Innovation District
- Park, Open Space and Natural Areas
If the proposal proceeds, it will require development permits for:
- Wildfire hazard
- Streamside protection
- Natural enviroment
- Creek hazard
- Slope hazard
- Energy/water conservation
- Form and character
Dollarton Highway to be upgraded to include a new sidewalks, separated bike lanes and planted boulevards.
The proposal includes:
- a future Spirit Trail connection
- a multi-use trail
- a network of trails
- public art
- protection and enhancement of sensitive ecosystems
Documents and related web content
|Council direction||May 27, 2019||124MB||Download|
|First reading||July 16, 2018||Starts on page 197||52.4MB||Download|
|First reading||June 25, 2018||Starts on page 37||148MB||Download|
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