On Thursday October 11, 2016, Harbour East - Marine Drive Halifax Regional Council approved a Development Agreement to construct 42 townhouse style units, convey a parcel for parkland and upgrade a portion of a private a road (Brian Dickie Drive) to a public street.
Application by EDM on behalf of Birkshire Developments Inc. to enter into a multiple unit development agreement to construct 42 townhouse style units, convey a parcel for parkland and upgrade a portion of a private a road (Brian Dickie Drive) to a public street.
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The proposal is for clustered multiple-unit buildings presented as townhouse-style dwelling units on a 22-acre parcel on Brian Dickie Drive in Musquodoboit Harbour. Two additional parcels are proposal to be created for parkland as well as a road right-of-way proposed to be conveyed to the Municipality for access purposes.
The site is designated zoned MU (Mixed Use) under the Municipal Planning Strategy (MPS) and zoned MU-1 (Mixed Use) under the Land Use By-law (LUB) for the Eastern Shore (West) Plan Area.
This application is being considered under the development agreement process.
A Public Hearing for Case 18932 is scheduled to be held on Tuesday, October 11, 2016, by Harbour East-Marine Drive Community Council at 7:00 p.m. at the Old School Gathering Place, 7962 Nova Scotia Trunk 7, Musquodoboit Harbour. Staff Report
A public information meeting (PIM) was held December 5, 2013, at the Eastern Shore Community Centre Hall, 67 Park Road, Musquodoboit Harbour.
Documents Submitted for Evaluation
The applicant has submitted the plans required by HRM staff to properly evaluate the application. These materials are available for review at the Planning Applications office in Dartmouth.
For further information, please contact:
Shayne Vipond, Planner III
Rural Policy & Applications - Current Planning
Fax: 490-3976Email: Shayne Vipond
Mail: HRM Rural Policy & Applications,
Current Planning - Planning & Development