Planning Applications & Studies

Public Open House – Building Complete Communities (East Flats and Wellington/Albert Street Proposals)

What’s Happening? 

Please join me with Senior City Staff to discuss active development applications (East FlatsNew Central Library and NCC lands) in the greater Lebreton Flats area, as well as the broader planning framework for how the area is to evolve over time. Possible discussion items may include parks and recreational space, active transportation, family oriented development, affordable housing, traffic management, urban ecosystem, community connectivity, and height and intensification goals.

When and Where? 

When: Thursday, April 26th, 2018 @ 6:00pm – 8:00pm (Presentation with Q&A @ 6:30pm)

Where: The Good Companions Seniors’ Centre, 670 Albert Street, Ottawa

 

Please join us to learn more about recent development proposals for this area and share your vision to help shape the future of your community.

 

207 Bell Street North Street –  Zoning By-law Amendments

What’s Happening? 

The City of Ottawa has received a Zoning By-law Amendment to permit new land uses on the ground floor of the existing building, including restaurant, convenience store, personal service business, and recreational facility, and amend associated performance standards related to an outdoor commercial patio and vehicular and bicycle parking.

For More Information or to Make a Comment:

Ann O’Connor, Development Review Planner

Email: Ann.O’Connor@ottawa.ca
Tel: 613-580-2424 x12658
Fax: 613-560-6006

Comment Due Date: Ongoing

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550, 557 & 584 Wellington Street –  Zoning By-law and Official Plan Amendments

What’s Happening? 

The City of Ottawa has initiated a Zoning By-law and Official Plan Amendment to permit the development of the new Ottawa Central Library (557 Wellington) and concept plans for an abutting mixed-use development with parkland and consisting of high-rise buildings (584 Wellington) and mid-rise buildings (550 Albert).

For More Information or to Make a Comment:

Andrew McCreight, Development Review Planner

Email: Andrew.McCreight@ottawa.ca
Tel: 613-580-2424 x22568
Fax: 613-560-6006

Comment Due Date: Ongoing

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301 & 324 Lett Street & 133 Booth Street –  Zoning By-law and Official Plan Amendments

What’s Happening? 

The City of Ottawa has received a Zoning By-law and Official Plan Amendment to permit the necessary policy framework for the future development of five high-rise mixed-use buildings ranging in height from 25 to 45 storeys. The concept includes approximately 1950 residential dwelling units, and 21,500 sq.m of commercial space on approximately 2.1 hectares of land.

For More Information or to Make a Comment:

Andrew McCreight, Development Review Planner

Email: Andrew.McCreight@ottawa.ca
Tel: 613-580-2424 x22568
Fax: 613-560-6006

Comment Due Date: April 3rd, 2018

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443 & 447 Kent Street and 423-425 McLeod Street – Zoning By-law Amendment and Site Plan Control

What’s Happening?

The City of Ottawa has received applications for a minor zoning by-law amendment and site plan control to permit the construction of a 4-storey residential building.

For More Information or to Make a Comment:

Steve Gauthier, Development Review Planner

Email: steve.gauthier@ottawa.ca
Tel: 613-580-2424 x27889
Fax: 613-560-6006

Comment Due Date: March 2nd2018

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192 & 196 Bronson Avenue & 31 Cambridge Street North –  Site Plan Control

What’s Happening? 

The City of Ottawa has received a Site Plan Control application to permit the development of an 18-storey (plus mezzanine) mixed use building, containing approximately 252 residential units, 159 m2 of retail space, 133 bicycle parking spaces, and 2 levels of underground motor-vehicle parking providing 96 spaces.

For More Information or to Make a Comment:

Jean-Charles Renaud, Development Review Planner

Email: Jean-Charles.Renaud@ottawa.ca
Tel: 613-580-2424 x27629
Fax: 613-560-6006

Comment Due Date: On-going

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444 Bronson Street –  Site Plan Control

What’s Happening?

The City of Ottawa has received a Site Plan Control application to permit the construction of a new 6-storey mixed-use building at 440 & 444 Bronson Avenue. The proposal seeks to build commercial units at grade level, with 44 residential units on the floors above.

For More Information or to Make a Comment:

Steve Gauthier, Development Review Planner

Email: steve.gauthier@ottawa.ca
Tel: 613-580-2424 x27889
Fax: 613-560-6006

Comment Due Date: February 20th2018

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Residential Fourth Density (R4)-  Zoning By-law Review

What’s Happening? 

The City of Ottawa has initiated a zoning by-law amendment proposal to address performance issues most commonly found in inner-urban, low-rise multi-unit development. This review intends to propose new definitions, regulate total bedrooms per dwelling unit, and redefine and regulate rooming houses more clearly with the land-use bylaw.

For More Information or to Make a Comment:

David Wise, Zoning and Interpretation Program Manager

Email: david.wise@ottawa.ca or R4zoning@ottawa.ca
Tel: 613-580-2424 x13877
Fax: 613-560-6006

Comment Due Date: April 9, 2018

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Dominion-Chalmers United Church (355 Cooper Street) – Zoning By-law and Official Plan Amendment 

What’s Happening?

The City of Ottawa has received an application to amend the zoning by-law and Official Plan for the property at 355 Cooper Street (Dominion-Chalmers United Church).  The intent of the application is to permit a “post-secondary educational institution” and “theatre” as additional uses on the subject property.

For More Information or to Make a Comment:

Simon Deiaco, Development Review Planner

Email: simon.Deiaco@ottawa.ca
Tel: 613-580-2424 x15641
Fax: 613-560-6006

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770 Somerset Street West – Zoning By-law Amendment

What’s Happening? 

The City of Ottawa has received a Zoning By-law Amendment application to remove Schedule 310 to be replaced with site-specific provisions that permit the proposed building design in terms of height, setback, and step-backs.

For More Information or to Make a Comment:

Ann O’Connor, Development Review Planner

Email: Ann.O’Connor@ottawa.ca
Tel: 613-580-2424 x12658
Fax: 613-560-6006

Comment Due Date: December 15th, 2017

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Small-scale Industrial Uses in Commercial Zones – Zoning Study

What’s Happening?

This study proposes to introduce new zoning provisions allowing limited, small-scale manufacturing and food processing, including micro-distilleries and micro-breweries, in commercial areas.

An earlier proposal was circulated to the public and to technical agencies in February 2017. The updated proposal is summarized here.

For More Information or to Make a Comment:

Tim Moerman, MCIP, RPP – Planning, Infrastructure, and Economic Development Department

Email: tim.moerman@ottawa.ca
Tel: 613-580-2424 x13944
Fax: 613-560-6006

Comment Due Date: January 11th, 2018

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 473 Albert Street – Zoning By-law Amendment

What’s Happening? 

The City of Ottawa has received a Zoning By-law Amendment application to permit commercial uses on the ground floor of the existing building. 

For More Information or to Make a Comment:

Tracey Scaramozzino, Development Review Planner

Email: Tracey.Scaramozzino@ottawa.ca
Tel: 613-580-2424 x12545
Fax: 613-560-6006

Comment Due Date: December 1, 2017  

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517 Gladstone Street – Site Plan Control

What’s Happening? 

A Site Plan Control (D07-12-17-0094) application for the construction of a three storey stacked townhouse development comprising of eighteen units.

And…

Minor variance request for rear and side-yard setbacks and landscaping requirements to the Committee of Adjustment on October 4th, 2017.

Public Comment Period: Comment Period in Progress (as of Sept. 2017)

For More Information or to Make a Comment:

Simon Deiaco, Development Review Planner

City of Ottawa

Email: Simon.Deiaco@ottawa.ca
Tel: 613-580-2424 x15641
Fax: 613-560-6006

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400 Albert Street – Zoning Bylaw Amendment

What’s Happening? 

A Zoning By-law Amendment (D02-02-17-0053) application to permit a development consisting of three high-rise buildings with 366 new apartment units, 136 hotel rooms, ground floor commercial uses, and one underground parking lot providing 360 spaces and 223 bicycle stalls.

Public Comment Period: Comment Period in Progress (as of Sept. 2017)

For More Information or to Make a Comment:

Andrew McCreight, Development Review Planner

City of Ottawa

Email: Andrew.McCreight@ottawa.ca
Tel: 613-580-2424 x22568
Fax: 613-560-6006

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601 Somerset Street West – Site Plan Control

What’s Happening? 

A Site Plan Control (D07-12-17-0105) application for construction of new mixed use building, with ground floor commercial use and 2 floors of rental apartment units.

And…

Application for Minor Variances to permit a reduced percentage for the windows and entrance on the Somerset Street West façade, as well as a reduced westerly corner side yard setback and increased floor area allowance for all non-residential uses.

Public Comment Period: Comment Period in Progress (as of Sept. 2017)

For More Information or to Make a Comment:

Tracey Scaramozzino, Development Review Planner

City of Ottawa

Email: Tracey.Scaramozzino@ottawa.ca
Tel: 613-580-2424 x12545
Fax: 613-560-6006

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New Ottawa Hospital Civic Campus Official Plan and Zoning Bylaw Amendments

What’s Happening? 

An Official Plan and Zoning By-law Amendment to align official policy with the intent to develop a new campus for The Ottawa Hospital at the Sir John Carling site.

Public Comment Period: Comment Period Ongoing (as of Sept. 2017)

Public Information Meeting: 

September 25th, 2017, 6:30 to 9 p.m.,

Alexander Community Centre, 960 Silver St

For More Information or to Make a Comment:

Sean Moore, Planner III, City of Ottawa
Email: sean.moore@ottawa.ca
Tel: 613-580-2424 x16481
Fax: 613-560-6006