Application by Doug Hubley to rezone lands at 3620 Highland Avenue, Halifax from R-2 (General Residential) Zone to the R-2T (Townhouse) Zone to allow the construction of a four-unit townhouse at 3620 Highland Avenue, Halifax.
The subject property, 3620 Highland Avenue, Halifax is designated RES (Residential) under the Halifax Municipal Planning Strategy (MPS) and zoned R-2 (General Residential) under the Halifax Peninsula Land Use By-law (LUB). The existing zoning permits buildings containing up to four apartments.
The applicant has requested to rezone the lands to the R-2T (Townhouse) Zone to allow for the construction of a four-unit townhouse building. Implementation Policy 3.1.1 of the MPS enables the request to rezone the property.
The Development Plans (provided below) outline the development proposal in detail, and include information related to proposed buildings, driveway access, and parking locations.
The application will be considered under the Land Use By-law Amendment 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, Building Standards, Subdivision and Development, and Civic Addressing, as well as externally by Halifax Water and Nova Scotia Power.
Documents Submitted for Evaluation
The applicant has submitted plans and studies required by municipal staff to properly evaluate the application. The documents are also available for review at the Planning Applications office in Downtown Dartmouth.