Rezoning applications


Rezoning Application - 1290 Hornby Street

The City has received an application to rezone 1290 Hornby Street from Downtown (DD) District to Comprehensive Development (CD-1) District to allow for a 35-storey mixed residential tower. The proposal includes:

  • a building height of 106.16 m (348.3 ft.)
  • a gross floor area of 16,165 sq. m (174,000 sq. ft.)
  • a floor space ratio (FSR) of 10.28
  • 159 market residential units
  • 978 sq. m (10,531 sq. ft.) of cultural amenity space on the ground, mezzanine and second levels to be owned by the City of Vancouver
  • 6 levels of underground parking with a total of 105 parking spaces and 345 bike stalls


This rezoning application is being considered under the Downtown Potential Benefit Capacity Policy.

A community open house was held from 5:00 - 7:30 pm on Thursday, March 14, 2019 at the Executive Hotel Vintage Park, Portofino Room (1379 Howe St.). The applicant team and City staff were available to answer questions.

You can provide comments on this rezoning application by filling out our online feedback form.


Application (December 13, 2018)




Advisory Group and Community Open House Meetings




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

City contact: Helen Chan, Rezoning Planner,, 604-829-9615

Applicant contact: Louise Webb, Merrick Architecture,, 604-683-4131___

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