Active Planning Applications

The Municipality has received 22 individual applications for site-specific Secondary Municipal Planning Strategy (SMPS) amendments to enable various development proposals in the Regional Centre (the area defined as Dartmouth within the Circumferential Highway and Peninsular Halifax).

Application by North West Community Council (NWCC) to review the Cushing Hill Commercial Comprehensive Development District (CCDD)

Case 18276 - Application by KWR Approvals Incorporated to consider residential development, by development agreement, at 74 Union Street, Bedford.

Application by Hertz Canada Limited to amend the Land Use By-law for Planning Districts 14 and 17 (Shubenacadie Lakes), at 696 Barnes Drive, Goffs.

Application by Miller Developments Limited to consider an Open Space development at Cumberland Way, Carriage Road and Charleswood Drive.

Application by APL Properties Limited to amend the Halifax Municipal Planning Strategy (MPS) and Halifax Peninsula Land Use By-law (LUB) to permit the application of a development agreement at 6009-6017 Quinpool Road, Halifax.

Application by KWR Approvals Inc.to enter into a development agreement at 592 Bedford Highway, Halifax.

Application by Cygnet Properties for a development agreement on Old Truro Road, Elmsdale.

Application by Armco to amend the Municipal Planning Strategy (link) (MPS) for Eastern Passage/Cow Bay and development agreement for lands located on Hines Road in Eastern Passage.

Application by Westwood Construction Limited to amend the Halifax Municipal Planning Strategy (MPS) and Halifax Peninsula Land Use By-law (LUB) for a development at 2032-2050 Robie Street, Halifax.

Application by Scotian Materials to amend the Planning District 1 and 3 Land Use By-law for north of Highway 103 and west of Little Indian Lake, Head of St. Margarets Bay.

Application by Southwest Properties and Shannex to amend the Halifax Municipal Planning Strategy and Halifax Mainland Land Use By-law for the Motherhouse lands, Halifax.

Application by WM Fares Group, on behalf of Young Developments Inc. to amend the Halifax Municipal Planning Strategy (MPS) and Halifax Peninsula Land Use By-law (LUB)

Application by W.M. Fares for a mixed use development on lands located at Washmill Lake Drive and Regency Park Drive, Halifax (former golf range).

Application by KWR Approvals Limited for an amendment to the Municipal Planning Strategy for Beaver Bank, Hammonds Plains and Upper Sackville for 1345 and 1355 Hammonds Plains Road, Hammonds Plains.

Application by Sunrose Land Use Consulting for a development agreement for lands at Coulter Crescent (off Frenchman’s Road) in Oakfield.

Application by Scotian Materials Limited to amend the Municipal Planning Strategy and Land Use By-law for Planning Districts 14 and 17 for the property identified as PID 00505941, Perrins Drive, Goffs.

Application by Kiann Management Limited for a rezoning on lands on the north side of Highway 7, west from Parker Lane, Porters Lake.

Application by TEAL Architects for a Plan amendment and development agreement at 383 Herring Cove Road, Halifax.

Application to enable the development of an open space subdivision design on 4 properties, located along Windgate Drive, between Rivendale Drive and Terry Road, in Beaver Bank, NS.

Application by Dexel Developments to allow a 14-storey building with commercial uses and residential units, on lands fronting Robie, Pepperell and Shirley Streets.

Case 20151 Kelly Street and Brewer Court, Halifax Planning details

An application has been made to change the Halifax MPS and Halifax Peninsula LUB to permit a 6 storey mixed-use building, including commercial and residential units, on the exiting Cousins Restaurant site and adjacent properties located on the corner of Duffus and Robie Street, Halifax.

Kassner Goodspeed Architects, on behalf of Eldorado Properties Limited, has applied for an amendment to allow for an addition and for ground floor commercial uses at 5713 Victoria Raod, 1102 and 1106 South Park Street Halifax.

Application by Civtech Engineering, on behalf of James, Leo and Ann Hallal and Mike Faddoul, to amend the Municipal Planning Strategy and Land Use By-law for Planning District 5 (Chebucto Peninsula).

Application by Dexel to amend the HMPS and HPLUB to allow a mixed-use development of a 30 and 16 storey tower situated at Spring Garden Rd, Robie and Carlton Streets.

Application by Armco Capital Inc. to amend the Municipal Planning Strategy to develop a mixed-use community in Beechville, off St. Margaret’s Bay Road, near Lovett Lake.

Application by WM Fares, on behalf of Jane Group Limited, to change the Halifax Municipal Planning Strategy and Halifax Peninsula Land Use By-law for 6842 Chebucto Road, Halifax.

Monaco Investments Partnership is applying to: rezone lands located at 307 Prince Albert Road from C-2 (General Business) to GC (General Commercial); rezone lands located at 5 Glenwood Drive from R-2 (Two Family Residential) to R-4 (Multiple Family Residential - High Density); and enter into a development agreement to allow a 9 storey residential building.

Application by WSP and Architecture 49 to amend the Halifax Plan Area MPS and Halifax Peninsula LUB to permit a mixed-use development, including residential and commercial uses, at the former Ben’s Bakery Lands on Quinpool Road, Pepperell Street, Preston Street and Shirley Street, Halifax.

Right and Ready Homes Inc. is applying to enter into a development agreement for lands located at 1224 Highway No. 7, Westphal, to allow the development of a multi-use recreation facility.

Application by WM Fares to amend the Halifax Peninsula LUB to add subject lands to Schedule Q and enter into a development agreement to enable a 10 storey mixed use building.

Application by WM Fares Architects, on behalf of Cornerstone Developments Limited, to rezone seven (7) properties at 651 – 701 St. Margarets Bay Road, Halifax from R-2P to R-3.

Case 20387 Proposed 163 unit 10 storey mixed use building to be located at 335, 337, 341, 345, 349, 351 and 353 Portland Street, Dartmouth

Application by Environmental Design Management, on behalf of Dartmouth Crossing Limited, to rezone lands located in Dartmouth Crossing.

Case 20401 - An Application by Sunrose Land Use Consulting to amend Municipal Planning Strategy's (MPS) and a development agreement Bedford, Halifax.

Case 20417 - Application by Studio Works International Ltd. requesting to enter into a development agreement for lands at 2267 Brunswick Street in Halifax.

Shelley Dickey Land Use Planning, on behalf of Chad Kennedy, has applied to to allow an automotive repair business to locate in an existing commercial building at 102 Albro Lake Road, Dartmouth.

Case 20437 - R-2P Amendment, Halifax Mainland Land Use By-law

Application by United Gulf Developments Limited to amend an approved development agreement to create an additional 60 residential units prior to the construction of the connector road between Moirs Mill Road and Hammonds Plains Road.

Case 20510 - An application initiated by Regional Council for amendment to the Halifax Municipal Planning Strategy and the Halifax Peninsula Land Use By-law for 6067 Quinpool Road, Halifax.

Application by Dexel Developments Ltd. to amend the Halifax MPS and Halifax Peninsula LUB to enable an 8-storey mixed-use development.

Application by WSP Canada Inc. to discharge an existing development agreement at lands on Marketplace Drive, Dartmouth, and to enter into a new development agreement over expanded lands.

Case 20573 Proposed 7 storey mixed use building with 70 residential units and 14,000 sq. ft. of ground floor commercial located at 651 Portland Street, Dartmouth

WM Fares, on behalf of Abe Salloum, has applied to change the Halifax Municipal Planning Strategy and Halifax Peninsula Land Use By-law The proposal includes 6014, 6018, and 6020 Cunard Street, 2180, 2178, 2176, 2166, 2164 and 2162 Robie Street, and 6025 Compton Avenue, Halifax

Case 20589 - Ms. Lorna Snair is applying to amend to the Musquodoboit Valley/Dutch Settlement Municipal Planning Strategy [MPS] and Land Use By-law [LUB] and the Halifax Regional Subdivision By-law - Meaghers Grant, Middle Musquodoboit.

Case 20594 - Application by GFC Management Lt. to amend the Municipal Planning Strategy and Land Use By-law for Planning Districts 14 and 17 [Shubenacadie Lakes] at the former Carr Farm situated at 1109, 1075 and 1085 Fall River Road, Fall River.

WM Fares Architects has applied to allow a 5-storey building with residential units and ground floor commercial uses on Agricola Street.

WM Fares on behalf of Old Fashioned Woodworkers Developments Ltd. is applying to rezone lands at 130 and 148 Mann St. Bedford.

WM Fares Architects has applied to change the Halifax Municipal Planning Strategy and Halifax Peninsula Land Use By-law to allow a 5-storey building facing Bayers Road, and a 3-storey building facing Young Street, with commercial uses and residential units.

Amendments to the Regional Plan, Regional Subdivision By-law, Sackville Community Plan and Sackville Land Use By-law

Case 20694 - Application by SNM Architects, on behalf of Don Valardo Entreprises Ltd., for a rezoning and development agreement at 398 - 400 Windmill Rd., Dartmouth.

Application by W.M. Fares Architects to add 5516 Bilby Street to Schedule Q of the Halifax Peninsula Land Use By-law and to amend an approved development agreement at 5530 and 5532 Bilby Street.

Case 20725 - Application by Halifax Exhibition Centre to enter into a development agreement at 180 Prospect Road, Halifax

Case 20750 - Application by Sunrose Land Use Consulting on behalf of Double D Construction Ltd. to enter into a development agreement at 1656 Prospect Road, Hatchet Lake.

Application by Michael Napier Architecture, on behalf of G2J Residential Holdings, to amend the Dartmouth Municipal Planning Strategy to re-designate 246 Waverley Road, and 2 and 4 Montebello Drive to the Waverley Road Mixed-Use Sub-designation, to allow for consideration of a multiple unit dwelling by development agreement.

Case 20757 - Application by T.A. Scott Architecture and Design Limited request for a Development Agreement at 235 Beaver Bank Road, Beaver Bank.

Application to amend the HMPS and HPLUB for a development of approx. 400 res. units and up to 32,000 square feet of commercial at Robie, College and Carlton Streets

Case 20762 - Application by WSP. Canada Inc. on behalf of PF Properties Ltd. to enter into a development agreement, Lynnett Road, Spryfield.

Application by Lydon Lynch Architects to amend the Halifax Peninsula MPS and LUB to allow an 8 storey residential building at 1110-1132 Wellington Street, Halifax.

Case 20795 - Application by Sunrose Land Use Consulting to re-zone and enter into a development agreement on lands partially fronting Raines Mill Road, Lakeside.

Case 20854 - HRM initiated application for amendments to the Halifax Peninsula Land Use By-law.

Application by Upland Planning and Design Studio for amendments to the existing development agreement for lands at Dutch Village Road and Supreme Court, Halifax (The Boss Plaza).

Application by Myles Baldwin, Shane Beehan and Jillian Demmons for a development agreement at 2720 Gottingen Street, Halifax to allow for a restaurant and pub (Narrows Public House).

Case 20924 - Application by KWR Approvals Inc. to enter into a development agreement on lands partially fronting Drysdale Road, Halifax.

Application by RHAD Architects for a development agreement at 5720-5722 Inglis Street, Halifax to allow for a 12 unit residential building.

Case 20929 Proposed mixed use development with 11,477 SF of commercial retail/office space, 2 multi-unit buildings with 94 units and 18 single storey townhomes on Peggys Cove Road in Upper Tantallon (PID 40057499) by development agreement

Application by Polycorp LLV Inc. and RV Atlantic Holdings Ltd. for an amendment to the Halifax Municipal Planning Strategy and amendments to the existing development agreement for Long Lake Village, at Cowie Hill Road and Northwest Arm Drive, Halifax.

Kathleen O’Donovan, on behalf of Bedford Bay Limited, is applying to develop lands at the southwestern end of Shore Drive, Bedford, with single unit dwellings. PID#40018079

Case 21012 - Application by WSP Canada Inc. on behalf of Hamton Holdings Limited to enter into a development agreement on lands on the southwestern corner of Damascus Road and Duke Street, Bedford.

Application by WSP Canada Inc. to rezone the lands at 59 Kearney Lake Road, Halifax.

An application by Clyde Cooper Enterprises Ltd. for a development agreement at 429 Cobequid Road, Lower Sackville.

Application by WSP Canada Inc., on behalf of JMJ Development Ltd., to rezone lands at 20 Tremont Drive (3 PID’s), Halifax.

Application by Sunrose Land Use Consulting, on behalf of Clearwater Seafoods, to discharge a development agreement and apply zoning at 757 Bedford Highway, Bedford.

Lydon Lynch Architects have submitted an application to enter into a development agreement on lands located at Fourth Street near the Bedford Highway, Bedford (PID 41457979).

Application by Dartmouth Cove Property Development Inc. to amend existing Stage I and Stage II Development Agreements.

WSP, on behalf of Façade Investments Ltd., to amend the Halifax MPS and Halifax Peninsula LUB for an 8-storey mixed-use development on Quinpool, and stacked townhouses on Pepperell.

Application by 3274606 NS Ltd. to amend the Cole Harbour/Westphal Municipal Planning Strategy and Land Use By-law (LUB) to allow automotive repair, self-storage and office uses at 830 - 850 Highway 7, and 1 Broom Road, Westphal

Application by W M Fares requesting a non-substantive amendment to an Existing Development Agreement for lands at 286 and 290 Herring Cove Road in Halifax to allow an extension to the commencement of development date.

The Halifax Regional Municipality is proposing to amend the Regional Municipal Planning Strategy, Halifax Municipal Planning Strategy, and Halifax Mainland Land Use By-Law to allow the expansion of the existing Compost Facility located at 61 Evergreen Place.

Application by WM Fares Architects, on behalf of Oceanstone Seaside Resort, for amendments to the Municipal Planning Strategy and Land Use By-law for Planning Districts 1 and 3 for 8646 and 8650 Peggys Cove Road, Indian Harbour.

Application by Ariana Properties Limited for a non-substantive amendment to an existing development agreement for lands located at 285 Larry Uteck Blvd, Halifax to allow for an extension to the completion dates identified in the development agreement.

Scott Rowlings has applied to amend the Regional Municipal Planning Strategy (RMPS) and the Eastern Shore (West) Land Use By-law (LUB) to enable development permits to be issued on ten existing 10-hectare (25-acre) lots located on the east side of Scots Lake, Musquodoboit Harbour.

Application by WM Fares Architects, on behalf of the property owner, for an amendment to the Halifax Peninsula Land Use By-law to add 2859 Robie Street to Schedule Q and a development agreement.

Application by Fares & Co. Development Inc. to enter a Development Agreement to permit a mixed-use development to be comprised of residential units, commercial, hotel, marina, parks/ open space, and new streets on the lands commonly known as King`s Wharf, Dartmouth.

Application by Michael Napier Architect to amend the Halifax Peninsula Land Use By-Law (Schedule “Q”) at 2856 Gottingen Street and substantive amendments to an existing development agreement (Case 18149) at the corner of Gottingen and Bilby Streets.

Application by Atakaliti Mulu to amend the Municipal Planning Strategy for Planning District 4 (Prospect) for 797 Prospect Road, Goodwood.

Application by Armco Capital Inc. to rezone portions of Green Acres Subdivision off the Herring Cove Road, Halifax.

Application by W.M. Fares requesting two Development Agreements for the lands at 55 Kearney Lake Road and 4 Grosvenor Road, Halifax (Mainland).

Application by Teal Architects + Planners to enter into a development agreement at 216 Cobequid Road in Lower Sackville.

An application by Daniel d’Entremont to rezone their property, identified as PID 41420837 on Powers Road in Whites Lake.

Application by Keating Properties Ltd, to amend an existing development agreement for lands located at 1095 Cole Harbour Rd.

Application by Troy Arsenault to amend the C-2C (Dutch Village Road Mixed Use) Zone in the Halifax Mainland Land Use By-law.

Application by Halifax Construction & Debris Recycling Ltd. to amend the Cole Harbour / Westphal Municipal Planning Strategy and Land Use By-law for 206 Ross Road, Westphal.

Application by Canadian International Capital Inc. requesting non-substantial amendments to an existing development agreement at lands off Thorngrove and Stoneway Lanes, Timberlea.

Application by Halifax Regional Municipality to rezone 2407, 2415 and 2421 Old Sambro Road, Williamswood from the R-2 (Two Unit Dwelling) Zone to the P-2 (Community Facility) Zone.

Application by W.M. Fares Architects, on behalf of Perry Lake Developments, for a Residential Development Opportunity at Site C, south of Ingram Drive and west of Highway 102, Fall River.

Application by Stephen Bell to rezone the lands at PID 00299768 Edgehill Road, Halifax (Mainland), from R-1 to R-2 Zone.

Application by Universal Realty Group requesting amendments to an existing development agreement at 51 Jacob Lane, Halifax.

Application for a development agreement at 33-35 Pleasant Street, Dartmouth to legalize an existing additional dwelling unit in a registered heritage property.

Application by Michael Napier Architecture Inc. to discharge an existing development agreement and enter into a new development agreement at 169 Wyse Road, Dartmouth.

Application by Leeward Prop. Ltd. to amend a Development Agreement for a registered heritage property at 6247 Jubilee Road to permit the construction of an addition at the rear of the building.

Twin Lakes Development Limited is requesting a non-substantive amendment to an Existing Development Agreement for lands at 3 Bartlin Road in Dartmouth.

Application by Shelley Dickey Land Use Planning, to rezone lands at 4 Fernhill Drive, Dartmouth from R-2 and R-3 to C-2.

Application by Shelley Dickey Land Use Planning, on behalf of the First Baptist Church, to rezone a portion of PID no.41113887, lands fronting Lancaster Drive and Woodland Avenue, Dartmouth.

Application by Nicolette Nicholas to rezone 65 Halfway Lake Drive, Hammonds Plains.

Application by Shelley Dickey Land Use Planning, on behalf of Dynamic Properties Company, to rezone 7 properties on Stairs Street and Livingstone Street, Halifax.

Application by Shelley Dickey Land Use Planning requesting an amendment to the Height Precinct Map of the Halifax Peninsula Land Use By-law for 5450 Cornwallis Street, Halifax (Delmore Buddy Daye Learning Institute).

Application by Armco Capital Inc. requesting non-substantive amendments to an existing development agreement on lands at Lovett Lake, Beechville.

Application by Innovation Architects Ltd., requesting non-substantive amendments to an existing development agreement on lands at 72-74 Primrose St. Dartmouth.

Application by WSP Canada Inc. to amend the Existing Development Agreement known as Harbour Isle.

Application by W.M. Fares requesting two Development Agreements for the lands at 56 Kearney Lake Road, Halifax (Mainland).

Housekeeping Amendment initiated by staff to amend the R-2P Zone under the Halifax Mainland Land Use By-law to clarify the side, rear and flanking yard setbacks, as well as separation requirements.