Monthly Archives: July 2017

Two towers (32 & 33 storeys) proposed at Thurlow and Harwood in West End (Bosa BlueSky Properties + Henriquez Partners Architects): Demoviction of 98 units expected

  UrbanYVR and Changing City Updates have just reported on a proposal for two new towers likely to go forward to the approval process. A developer’s “pre-rezoning” open house was apparently held on July 19, 2017, but we are not … Continue reading

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Two towers proposed for 1616 West Georgia (White Spot site, Shato Holdings) at 33 and 39 storeys

1616 West Georgia Street Proposal for two market residential buildings A developer-hosted open house to gather initial feedback will be held. July 12, 2017, from 5 to 7:30 pm Westin Bayshore Hotel (1601 Bayshore Drive, Vancouver) As far as we … Continue reading

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West End Community Plan Newsletter (COV)

Here is the plain text version of the City of Vancouver West End Planning Team Newsletter issued today. For online info visit http://www.vancouver.ca/westend. Note some upcoming important developments including an open house announced just today.

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32-storey tower Strand/Intracorp proposal for 1055 Harwood goes to UDP meeting July 12 (Wed)

WEN has covered this project before (New rezoning proposal for 32 storey tower 1055 Harwood Street (at over 10 FSR): Open House June 26). It will go to the Urban Design Meeting on Wednesday, July 12. Anyone interested is encouraged … Continue reading

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First Baptist Church project (969 Burrard Street & 1019-1045 Nelson Street) with 57 storey tower: Public Hearing July 18 (Tues)

On June 27, 2017, City Council referred this application to Public Hearing based on a staff report. Public Hearing Tuesday, July 18, 2017, 6 pm Vancouver City Hall, Council Chambers Official rezoning full information on the application: http://rezoning.vancouver.ca/applications/969burrard/index.htm Staff report … Continue reading

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