Rezoning applications snapshot, 2-Jan-2017

105 Keefer rezoning sign

As a free public service we take a monthly snapshot of Rezoning Applications listed on the City of Vancouver website.

Below is the snapshot from January 2, 2017. Listed here are 47 “proposed” rezonings, 60 “approved,” 9 “enacted,” 3 “open houses,” 0 “public hearings” scheduled, 1 “withdrawn” application, and 5 “referred to public hearing” (but with no date set).

Deserving of special attention are the open houses and public hearings. They are important chances for the public to obtain information and give feedback. Here are the upcoming ones listed at the time of this post:


  • 105 Keefer Street and 544 Columbia Street (Merrick Architecture Borowski Sakumoto Fligg, for Beedie Living. This has been very controversial in the neighbourhood. Revised application. 12-storey mixed-use building with commercial uses on 1st flr, seniors’ cultural space, 25 senior social housing units on 2nd flr, 110 market residential units (i.e., condo units) from levels 3 to 12. Floor space ratio (FSR) 7.04.) – Tues, Jan 10, 2017
  • 1715 Cook (220 West 1st Avenue) (Chris Dikeakos for Cressey. 10-storey residential building – 104 “secured market rental units”) – Mon, Jan 23, 2017
  • 95 West Hastings Street (Holborn Developments, 10-storey mixed-use building. 132 units of secured market rental housing, commercial space, floor space ratio 7.62) – Thurs, 26 Jan, 2017


  • 5 applications have been “referred to public hearing” but had no date set as of January 2, 2017.

If you as a reader see any of the rezoning applications that deserve public scrutiny, please feel free to send us an e-mail ( with your concerns and we’ll see if we can look into it further.

This list below is simply copied from the City’s Rezoning Centre website. There is no guarantee that the City’s links will continue working over time, so you are advised to download anything important. For the current official list, click: Note that the Archives link carries links to past rezonings from 2011 onward.

Download this list in PDF format: cov-rezoning-applications-2-jan-2017

Rezoning Applications

The following is a list of active rezoning applications, with their current status.

    • Proposed: A rezoning application has been submitted to the City for consideration.
    • Approved: A rezoning application has been approved in principle by Council at a Public Hearing.
    • Enacted: A rezoning application has received final approval by Council and the related zoning by-laws have come into force.

Click on the links to view more information about an application, including the application submittal, notices, Council Report, as well as contact information.

For more information on rezonings, please visit the Rezoning Centre webpage.

For information on heritage application legal descriptions, please view Heritage.

For older rezoning applications, that do not appear below, visit the Rezoning Application Archives.

Rezoning Application Details

Area-wide Rezoning Applications:

Site-Specific Rezoning Applications

The applications are listed alphabetically below.

Numbered and Named streets by address/location:

East #   West #   A   B   C   D   E   F   G   H   I   J   K   L   M   N   O   P   Q   R   S   T   U   V   W   Y

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5050-5080 Joyce Street – Approved

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Heritage Application Legal Information

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