April 2018 events for public input on City affairs – Vancouver

City HallSelected events listed below as of April 4, 2018. To be updated. Open houses on rezoning applications, City council and Public Hearing, Urban Design Panel, Development Permit Board, and more.

The Creek – Building 5 Info Session
April 4, 2018 (Wednesday) at 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Creekside Community Recreation Centre, 1 Athletes Way, Vancouver, BC V5Y 0B1, Canada

Little Mountain Temporary Modular Housing – Open House
April 5, 2018 (Thursday) at 4:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Immanuel Baptist Church, 109 East 40th Ave, Vancouver

708-796 Renfrew Street Open House
April 5, 2018 (Thursday) at 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Hastings Community Centre, 3096 E Hastings Street

2601 East Hastings Street – Open House
April 10, 2018 at 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Hastings Community Centre, 3096 E Hastings St, Vancouver, BC V5K 2A3, Canada

Rezoning Application – 2542-2570 Garden Drive &
2309-2369 East 10th Avenue
Open house Thursday, April 12, 2018 from 5-7pm at the Croatian Cultural Centre, at 3250 Commercial Drive

Rezoning Application – 815-825 Commercial Drive and 1680 Adanac Street – Open House
Thursday, April 19, 2018 from 5-7 pm at the Vancouver Aboriginal Friendship Centre, at 1607 East Hastings Street

Rezoning Application – 815-825 Commercial Drive & 1680 Adanac Street
5:00 to 8:00 pm on Thursday, April 19, 2018 at the Shaughnessy Heights United Church, 1550 West 33rd Avenue


Deadline for input on Granville Island Transportation Study. 8-April-2018 (Sun)



DEVELOPMENT PERMIT BOARD  – http://vancouver.ca/home-property-development/development-permit-board.aspx

In April – April 16 and 30. Agendas to be available at the link above.


URBAN DESIGN PANEL – http://vancouver.ca/your-government/urban-design-panel.aspx

April 4, 2018, starting 3 pm

  • 750 Pacific Boulevard (NEFC Sub-area 6B) – This is major. (Plaza of Nations)
    Permit No.: RZ-2017-00043. Proposal is to develop the 10.28 acre site with a mixed-use development consisting of a variety of terracing buildings of up to 30 storeys with commercial and residential uses, social housing, civic facilities (community centre, ice rink, music presentation centre and childcare), and a new public plaza and seawall. Under the Northeast False Creek Plan.
  • 2542-2570 Garden Drive & 2309-2369 E 10th Ave –  6-storey residential building consisting of 68 market units, over two levels of underground parking with 73 vehicle stalls. The proposed floor area is 5,472 sq. m (58,899 sq. ft.), the floor space ratio (FSR) is 2.65 and the building height is 20.12 m (66 ft.). Under the Grandview-Woodland Community Plan.
  • 1906-1918 W 4th Avenue –  5-storey mixed-use building consisting of commercial at grade and 32 secured market rental units above. Floor space ratio (FSR) is 3.13, and the building height is 18.9m (62 ft.). Under the Secured Market Rental Housing (Rental 100) Policy.
  • 616 E Cordova Street –  7-storey mixed-use building consisting of a social service centre, a child care facility, and 63 units of social housing; all over one level of underground parking with vehicular access from the lane

Note that the public can attend and observe but cannot speak to the UDP.

April 18, 2018. Agenda yet to be posted for Urban Design Panel


VANCOUVER CITY PLANNING COMMISSION – http://vancouver.ca/your-government/vancouver-city-planning-commission.aspx

April 4, 2018 (Wednesday) 3 pm. Agenda – http://vancouver.ca/docs/council/vcpc20180404ag.pdf


COUNCIL MEETINGS IN APRIL – agendas are posted online a few days before the meetings. https://covapp.vancouver.ca/councilMeetingPublic/CouncilMeetings.aspx

17-Apr-2018 (Tues) 9:30 am Regular Council
17-Apr-2018 (Tues) 6:00 pm Public Hearing
18-Apr-2018 (Wed) 9:30 am Policy and Strategic Priorities
22-Apr-2018 (Sun) 2:00 pm Special Council Meeting – Official Apology to the Chinese Community
24-Apr-2018 (Tues) 3 pm Special Council – Sign By-law Appeal Hearing

Public hearing April 17. Known items on agenda as of April 4.

1133 Melville Street – http://rezoning.vancouver.ca/applications/1133melville/index.htm

339 East 1st Avenue – http://rezoning.vancouver.ca/applications/339e1st/index.htm

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