Rezoning applications


Rezoning Application - 5809-5811 Main Street

The City of Vancouver has received an application to rezone 5809-5811 Main Street from RT-2 (Two-Family Dwelling) to a CD-1 (Comprehensive Development). The proposal is for a 3.5-storey residential cohousing building, including:


  • a total of 12 residential units, including an enhanced affordability component;
  • a total floor space ratio (FSR) of 1.47;
  • a total floor area of 913 sq. m. (9,829 sq. ft.);
  • a height of 13.9 m (46 ft); and
  • Three vehicle parking spaces, one carshare space, and 15 bicycle spaces.

The application is being considered under the Affordable Housing Choices Interim Rezoning Policy.

A community open house was held on February 1st, 2018 from 5-8pm at the Baha'i Centre, 5880 Main Street, with City staff and the applicant team.

At the June 19, 2018 Regular Council Meeting, Council referred this application to the July 17, 2018

Public Hearing.



Tuesday, July 17, 2018 at 6 pm
City Hall, 453 West 12th Avenue
Third Floor, Council Chamber

Anyone who considers themselves affected by the proposed by-law amendments may speak at the Public Hearing. Please register individually beginning at 8:30 am on July 6 until 5 pm on the day of the Public Hearing by emailing or by calling 604-829-4238. You may also register in person at the door between 5:30 and 6 pm on the day of the Public Hearing. You may submit your comments by email to, or by mail to: City of Vancouver, City Clerk’s Office, 453 West 12th Avenue, Third Floor, Vancouver, BC, V5Y 1V4. All submitted comments will be distributed to Council and posted on the City's website. Please visit for important details.

Copies of the draft by-laws are available for viewing at the City Clerk’s Office in City Hall, 453 West 12th Avenue, Third Floor, Monday to Friday from 8:30 am to 4:30 pm. All meetings of Council are webcast live at, and minutes of Public Hearings are available at (posted approximately two business days after a meeting). For real time information on the progress of City Council meetings, visit or @VanCityClerk on Twitter.


Application (November 9, 2017)

Council meetings


To view additional plans please make an appointment with the rezoning planner.

City Contact: Zak Bennett, Rezoning Planner,, 604-871-6121

Applicant Contact: Marianne Amodio, Marianne Amodio Architecture Studio Inc.,, 778.379.9276

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