|On January 10, 2017 Regional Council refused the request to amend the Community Plan. This application is now closed|
Updated 20 January 2017
Amendments to the Halifax Municipal Planning Strategy (MPS) and Halifax Peninsula Land Use By-law (LUB) to enable a multiple unit residential building at 6389, 6395 and 6399 North Street, Halifax.
An application has been submitted by Paul Skerry Architects, on behalf of Mythos Developments Ltd., for the development of a multiple unit residential building at the north-east corner of North Street and Oxford Street, Halifax. This proposal cannot be considered under existing policy and zoning of the Halifax Municipal Planning Strategy (MPS) and Halifax Peninsula Land Use By-law (LUB). The applicant is seeking an amendment to the MPS and LUB to enable consideration of the proposal through the development agreement process.
Proposal - View the site in Google Maps
The proposal as presented to Regional Council on August 5, 2014 consisted of a seven storey, 75 unit building. Initiation Report
Public Information Meeting Proposal
A public information meeting was held on January 18, 2016 (PAC link) to solicit public input on a revised proposal consisting of a nine storey, 106 unit building, on an expanded site by including civic number 6389 North Street in the proposal.
Planning Advisory Committee Proposal
March 21, 2016 agenda of the District 7 & 8 Planning Advisory Committee (PAC) featured a revised proposal for the Committee’s review.
Existing Planning Policy & Zoning
The subject site is:
This application is being considered under the municipal planning strategy amendment and land use by-law process.
On January 10, 2017 Regional Council refused the request to amend the Community Plan. This application is now closed.
On December 14, 2016 Halifax and West Community Council passed a motion recommending Regional Council refuse the proposed amendments to the Halifax MPS and Halifax Peninsula LUB for 6389, 6395, and 6399 North Street, Halifax. Regional Council shall consider this request and recommendation at their January 10, 2017 meeting.
Documents Submitted for Evaluation
The applicant has submitted revised plans in support of the proposal. These materials are available for review at the Planning Applications office in Dartmouth.
HRM Presentation from Public Information Meeting (January 18, 2016)
Public Information Meeting Agenda January 18, 2016
Public Information Meeting Meetings January 18, 2016
Note: Please refer to the August 5, 2014 Regional Council meeting initiation report for the site plan, building elevations and perspective drawings discussed at Regional Council.
For further information, please contact:
David Lane, Planner
Planning and Development
Email: David Lane
Mail: HRM Planning and Development
PO Box 1749, Halifax, NS B3J 3A5Attention: David Lane, Planner