Monthly Archives: February 2012

Shadow analysis of 1401 Comox proposal shows 22-storey tower will have major impacts on community

WEN’s petition, signed by thousands, calls for a halt to rezonings until our community has a comprehensive plan. The West End community planning process is starting to move forward, but some major rezoning/development applications are still in the pipeline. The … Continue reading

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On Feb 22, the 1401 Comox design (St John’s Church site) goes back to Urban Design Panel

In the next step toward a public hearing for the rezoning of 1401 Comox Street, the slightly-revised design for this project returns to the Urban Design Panel on February 22, 2012, at 5:15 pm (see  agenda), in the Town Hall Meeting Room, … Continue reading

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Westbank, Peterson and Henriquez continue to ignore West End residents with 1401 Comox proposal

The architect and developers for 1401 Comox continue to dismiss concerns of West End residents about their massive building proposed for 1401 Comox Street. Little has changed since their initial proposal ignited a controversy in the community almost two years … Continue reading

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Open house Feb. 9 about 1401 Comox Street: Revised proposal for controversial development

The City of Vancouver Planning Department has posted information about the revised development application for the 1401 Comox Street site (former St. John’s Church). The application was submitted to the City on November 30, 2011. An Open House has been … Continue reading

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