Official Rezoning Info

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Rezoning Application – 1569 West 6th Avenue

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Henriquez Partners Architects has applied to rezone 1569 West 6th Avenue from C-3A (Commercial) District to CD-1 (Comprehensive Development) District. The purpose of this rezoning is to permit the construction of a 15-storey tower with 50 residential units and retail on the ground floor. The rezoning would increase the permitted density from a maximum floor space ratio (FSR) of 3.0 FSR to 3.74 FSR. A maximum height of 146 ft. is proposed.

An Open House was held on January 21, 2010 at The Granville Island Hotel( 1253 Johnston Street) with the applicant team and City staff available to answer questions. You can still provide comments by filling out our online feedback form.

Anyone who considers themselves affected by the proposed by-law amendments can speak at the Public Hearing.  Please register individually by telephone before 5 pm, October 19, 2010, by calling Lori Isfeld in the City Clerk’s Department at 604.871.6355.  You may register in person at the door between 7 and 7:30 pm before the Hearing.

Copies of the draft by-laws may be seen on and after October 8, 2010, at the City Clerk’s Department in City Hall, 453 West 12th Avenue, or in the Planning Department, Third Floor, East Wing of City Hall, Monday to Friday, from 8:30 am to 4:30 pm.

All meetings of Council are webcast. The minutes to the Public Hearing meetings are available on the Council Meeting web page approximately two days following the conclusion of the meeting.

INFORMATION: or 604.873.7038



Additional Information (shown at the Open House)

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Additional plans are available for viewing at the Planning Department, Third Floor, East Wing of City Hall, at 2675 Yukon Street.

City Contact: Karen Hoese, Planner,, 604.871.6403

Applicant Contact: Gregory Henriquez, Henriquez Partners Architects, 604.687.5681