Oakridge Centre rezoning public hearing 10 Mar, 2 pm start – official e-mail from City of Vancouver

Oakridge Centre revised rezoning image 18-Feb-2014 docsOfficial e-mail from City of Vancouver to people interested in Oakridge Centre rezoning — Public Hearing Monday, March 10, 2014, at 2 pm (yes, it says 2 pm, where Public Hearing usually start at 6 pm)

You are receiving this email as a person who has expressed interest in the Rezoning Application for 650 West 41st Avenue (Oakridge Centre). The proposal has been referred to a Public Hearing of Council. Please find details about attending or speaking at the Public Hearing below.

Public Hearing Date and Location: 
Monday, March 10, 2014, at 2pm
City Hall, 453 West 12th Avenue,
Third Floor, Council Chamber

Attend or Register to Speak:
Everyone is welcome to attend the Public Hearing. If you would like to speak at the meeting in order to present your comments or concerns, please register individually by 1pm on March 10:
e-mail: publichearing@vancouver.ca
phone: 604.829.4238

You can also register at the door prior to the start of the Public Hearing, from 1:30 to 2 pm. For more information, please visit: vancouver.ca/publichearings.

Send your comments:
mail: City of Vancouver,
City Clerk’s Department
435 West 12th Avenue, Third Floor
Vancouver, BC V5Y 1V4

All submitted comments will be distributed to Council and posted on the City’s website.

Draft By-laws Posted February 28, 2014:
Copies of the draft by-laws will be available for viewing starting February 28, 2014, from Monday to Friday, 8:30 am to 4:30 pm at:
City Clerk’s Department, City Hall, 453 West 12th Avenue, Third Floor; and
Planning Department, East Wing of City Hall, 2675 Yukon St, Third Floor

Watch the Council Meeting at vancouver.ca/councilvideo

Minutes of Public Hearings are available at vancouver.ca/councilmeetings(posted approximately two business days after a meeting)

For more information regarding the Rezoning Application, or to read the report to City Council, please refer to the Oakridge webpage: vancouver.ca/oakridge

For more information, contact Dwayne Drobot at 604-871-6738 ordwayne.drobot@vancouver.ca

ABOUT THE OAKRIDGE CENTRE REDEVELOPMENTTo rezone 650 West 41st Avenue (Oakridge Centre) to allow for:

  • Two floors of Retail and Service Uses, which would double the amount of retail on site;
  • Over 424,000 sq. ft. of Office Uses;
  • 2,914 Residential Units (including 290 units of social housing and 290 units of market rental housing);
  • Eleven residential towers with heights between 19 and 44 storeys and three mid-rise buildings between 9 and 13 storeys in height;
  • Civic Centre, including a community centre, expanded library, seniors centre, and 69-space childcare facility; and
  • 9-acre park space on the roof of the mall.

To contact us or stay up to date or for more information on this proposal, visit our website: vancouver.ca/oakridge

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