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5077 Capilano Road (Capilano Pump Station)
WSP (North Vancouver) has applied on behalf of Metro Vancouver to add a backup generator, fuel vault, and gatehouse to the Capilano Pump Station.
Current progress and status udpates
July 20, 2020 — Development permit approved
Council voted to approve the development permit for this application.
December 15, 2019 — Detailed application received
Staff received the detailed application and started reviewing it.
Additional proposal details, including site location and overview
The site is adjacent to the Capilano Reservoir and is currently occupied by several industrial buildings and temporary buildings.
Current land use designation
The Official Community Plan (OCP) designates this site as Parks, Open Space, and Natural Areas (POSNA).
If the project proceeds, it will require a development permit for:
- form and character
- energy/water conservation
- slope hazard
- creek hazard
- natural enviroment
- streamside protection
- wildfire hazard