PLANAPP 2023-00812 - 1491 Sackville Drive, Middle Sackville


November 3, 2023

A public information meeting on this application will be held on Monday, November 27, 2023 at 7:00 p.m. Please see the status section below for more information.


Zzap Consulting Inc. is applying to enter into a Development Agreement to allow a 3-storey commercial building and a 6-storey residential building at 1491 Sackville Drive, Middle Sackville. 


The applicant wishes to subdivide the site into two parcels. On one parcel the proposal includes a 3-storey commercial building. The second parcel includes a 6-storey multi-unit residential building. The major aspects of the proposal are as follows:

  • Commercial Building proposed gross floor area is 18,000ft2 (1,672.25m2)
  • 51 surface parking spaces for commercial
  • Residential Building proposed above grade gross floor area is 140,400ft2 (13,034.59m2)
  • 124 residential units
  • 146 residential parking spaces proposed (surface and two levels of underground parking)

The Development Plans (provided below) outline the development proposal in detail, and include information related to proposed building and parking locations and building massing.


The application will be considered under the Development Agreement Process 


Municipal Planning Staff are currently seeking your feedback on this proposal. Your participation is important to us, and we encourage all members of the public to participate.

A public information meeting will be held on Monday, November, 27, 2023, from 7:00 p.m to 9:00 p.m. at the Sackville Heights Community Centre, 45 Connolly Rd, Middle Sackville.

The purpose of the meeting is to share information and receive feedback regarding the application. Anyone is welcome to attend and participate in this meeting. Planning staff and the applicant will be present to discuss the proposal and respond to questions from the public. Details on the application can be found below, under the Documents Submitted for Evaluation section. You can also contact the Planner identified below if you have any comments or questions and you are not available to attend the meeting.


Documents Submitted for Evaluation

The applicant has submitted plans and studies required by HRM staff to properly evaluate the application. The documents are also available for review at the Planning Applications office at 5251 Duke St, 3rd Floor, Suite 300, Duke Tower, Halifax. 

A – Application Letter
B – Site and Building Drawings
C – Traffic Impact Statement
D – Servicing Schematic

Contact Information

For further information, please contact:

Kelly Greenland

Planner II

Current Planning

Telephone: 902.497.5088

Mailing Address

HRM Planning Applications

PO Box: 1749,


Nova Scotia,

B3J 3A5

Attention: Kelly Greenland