A public open house will be held on Wednesday, November 27, 2019 beginning at 7:00 p.m. at Alderney Gate Public Library - Helen Creighton Room, 60 Alderney Drive, Dartmouth, NS.
Application by the Armour Group Ltd. requesting to enter into a development agreement for lands at 1000 Micmac Boulevard, Dartmouth to allow for a residential building (162 units) in addition to the existing 130-unit residential building.
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There is currently a 130-unit multiple unit residential building located on the property which was constructed in the late 1970s. The proposal is to construct a new multi-unit residential building, in addition to the existing multiple-unit residential building, on the excess land. The building will contain approximately 162 units within a fifteen-storey building (comprised of a two-storey podium and a thirteen-storey high-rise component).
The property is zoned R-3 (Multiple Family Residential) Zone under the Dartmouth Land Use Bylaw and is designated Residential under the Dartmouth Municipal Planning Strategy (MPS). The proposal is being considered under Policy IP-5 of the Dartmouth MPS.
The application will be considered under the Development Agreement process
Currently this application is at the review team stage of the process where the request is reviewed by internal municipal staff from Development Engineering (including Traffic Services), Building Standards, Civic Addressing, Development Officer (By-laws), Fire Protection Services and Parkland Planning as well as externally by Halifax Water.
A public open house will be held on Wednesday, November 27, 2019 beginning at 7:00 p.m. at Alderney Gate Public Library - Helen Creighton Room, 60 Alderney Drive, Dartmouth, NS. At this meeting, a presentation will be given outlining the proposal and application process. Following the presentations will be an open house where the public can view display boards and speak to staff and the applicant regarding the proposal. A take home questionnaire will be provided to gather feedback.