2555 Whiteley Court (Kiwanis Lynn Manor)

Render of propsed development at Kiwanis Lynn Manor
New six-storey building being added to the existing tower

Raymond Letkeman Architects has submitted a preliminary application to redevelop this property.

The application as submitted proposes:

  • a new six-storey building with 106 units of below-market rental housing for seniors, next to the existing 16-storey Kiwanis tower
  • renovations to the ground floor of the existing tower to add five more units
  • 101 parking stalls

Current status and progress updates

September 13, 2017 – Early input opportunity

The applicant hosted a public meeting as an opportunity for area residents to learn more about the proposal and share their comments.

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June 2, 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 the 16-story Kiwanis tower. Karen Magnussen Community Centre is to the southwest, and the Lynn Valley Shopping Centre is to the north.

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

Proposed size

The proposed floor space ratio (FSR) is 2.59.

Photos, drawings, renderings

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