Case 23812 - 216 and 218 Cobequid Road, Lower Sackville

Updated:

The virtual public meeting has been rescheduled and will now be held on Monday, April 4, 2022. See the status section below for details on how to participate.

Request

Application by TEAL Architects + Planners Inc. to adjust the property boundaries for a previously approved development agreement for a 33-unit residential building at 216-218 Cobequid Road, Lower Sackville.

Proposal

The applicant wishes to add a parcel of land with PID 41257940 to the area of land controlled by the existing development agreement. Property with PID 41257940 has an area of 1789.47 square feet and is located between 216-218 Cobequid Road and Glendale Drive. Adding PID 41257940 to the DA area would enable balconies on the north façade of the approved building, facing Glendale Drive. 

The Development Plans (provided below) outline the development proposal in detail.

Status

The virtual public meeting has been rescheduled and will now be held on Monday, April 4, 2022. 

All oral and written submissions will be considered at that time. This meeting will occur in a virtual setting and attending in person is not possible. Given the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, written submissions are welcomed and encouraged in advance of the hearing. These submissions are distributed to all Councillors and considered at the time of their decision. Written submissions may be forwarded to the Municipal Clerk by e-mail, by fax, 902.490.4208; or by mail, P.O. Box 1749, Halifax, Nova Scotia, B3J 3A5. Written submissions must be received by the Municipal Clerk’s office as early as possible and not later than 3:00 p.m. on Monday, April 4, 2022. Please allow sufficient time for delivery given slower than typical mail delivery times during the COVID-19 Pandemic.

The virtual public hearing will be webcast and may be viewed online. For individuals seeking to speak at the hearing, members of the public may contact the Municipal Clerk’s office no later than 4:30 p.m. on Friday, April 1, 2022 to be added to the speaker's list to speak by telephone. We encourage all residents who have any desire to speak at the meeting to ask to have their name added to the list. Individuals who do not want to speak at a later time may ask to have their name removed from the speaker's list. 
To be placed on the speaker's list:
•    Send an email; or
•    Call and leave a voicemail at 902.490.4210; or
•    Send a fax to the clerk at 902.490.4208.

In your message, please include the meeting body (Regional Council), the planning Case number (Case 23812) or civic address, in addition to your name, your community of residence, email address, and telephone number. Should you have questions about the nature of the application itself, email planner Darrell Joudrey directly or call 902.225.8630.

View the staff report. If you have questions about how to access the staff report contact the Office of the Municipal Clerk by e-mail or by calling 902.490.4210. To arrange for a paper copy of application materials to be sent to you by mail if the internet is unavailable to you,  email planner Darrell Joudrey. The staff recommendation report and other plans and materials submitted by the Applicant are available online (scroll down to Case 23812).


The North West Community Council (NWCC) will decide whether to approve or deny the application based on the policy criteria of the Sackville Municipal Planning Strategy. The subject site is located in District 15 (Lower Sackville).

Documents Submitted for Evaluation

The applicant has submitted plans and studies required by municipal staff to properly evaluate the application. A consolidation of the relevant documents is linked below and may also be provided either by email or regular mail by making this request to the planner listed below. 

Application Submissions
Architectural Drawings

Contact Information

For further information, please contact:

Darrell Joudrey

Planner II

Current Planning

Telephone: 902.225.8630

Mailing Address

HRM Planning Applications

PO Box: 1749,

Halifax,

Nova Scotia,

B3J 3A5

Attention: Processing Coordinator - Planning - (Please identify the Case # and address)