About Community Planning

Everything you always wanted to know about community planning (but were afraid to ask…)

  • How zoning works
  • The difference between zoning and community plans
  • A brief history of community planning in the West End
  • Heritage Preservation – Tools and opportunities
  • Ideas for future planning in the West End
  • What’s the lingo? FSR (Floor Space Ratio), DCL’s (Development Cost Levies), CAC’s (Community Amenity Contributions), and more.
  • The development application review and approval process, including how Public Hearings work