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File #: 19-370    Version: 1 Name:
Type: Staff Report Status: Passed
File created: 7/23/2019 In control: Council
On agenda: 8/19/2019 Final action: 8/19/2019
Title: Rezoning Application - 638 & 640 Constance Avenue and 637 Nelson Street
Attachments: 1. Appendix A - Zoning Bylaw, 1992, No. 2050, Amendent Bylaw No. 2927, 2. Appendix B - Section 219 Covenant CA7558587, Priority Agreement CA7558588 [as registered]
REQUEST FOR DECISION

DATE: July 23, 2019 Report No. DEV-19-073
TO: Laurie Hurst, Chief Administrative Officer
FROM: Alex Tang, Planner and Bill Brown, Director of Development Services
SUBJECT:

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Rezoning Application - 638 & 640 Constance Avenue and 637 Nelson Street
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RECOMMENDATION:

Recommendation
That Council resolves that Amendment Bylaw No. 2927, as attached to Staff Report DEV-19-073 as Appendix A, which would amend Zoning Bylaw, 1992, No. 2050 by changing the zoning designation of 638 Constance Avenue [PID 000-546-437, Lot B (DD 237133I), of Lots 79 and 89, Suburban Lot 44, Esquimalt District, Plan 2854], 640 Constance Avenue [PID 000-380-911, Amended Lot 88 (DD 208422I), of Suburban Lot 44, Esquimalt District, Plan 2854], and 637 Nelson Street [PID 006-386-466, Lot D (DD 367731-I), Suburban Lot 44, Esquimalt District, Plan 2854], all shown cross hatched on Schedule 'A' of Bylaw No. 2927, from RM-1 [Multiple Family Residential] to CD No. 110 [Comprehensive Development District No. 110], be adopted.
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RELEVANT POLICY:

Official Community Plan Bylaw, 2018, No. 2922
Zoning Bylaw, 1992, No. 2050
Declaration of Climate Emergency
Parking Bylaw, 1992, No. 2011
Development Application Procedures and Fees Bylaw, 2012, No. 2791
Advisory Planning Commission Bylaw, 2012, No. 2792
Subdivision and Development Control Bylaw, 1997, No. 2175
Green Building Checklist

STRATEGIC RELEVANCE:

This Request for Decision does not directly relate to a specific strategic objective.

BACKGROUND:

Appendix A: Zoning Bylaw, 1992, No. 2050, Amendment Bylaw No. 2927
Appendix B: Section 219 Covenant CA7558587, Priority Agreement CA7558588 [as registered]

Purpose of the Application
The applicant is requesting a change in zoning from the current RM-1 [Multiple Family Residential] zone to a Comprehensive Development District zone. This change is required to accommodate the proposed 6 storey, 71 unit, purpose-built rental, multiple family residential building inclu...

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