Rezoning applications


Rezoning Application - 1640-1650 Alberni Street


1550 Alberni Notification Area

This rezoning application has been withdrawn by the applicant.

The City of Vancouver has received an application to rezone 1640-1650 Alberni Street from RM-5C (Multiple Dwelling) District to CD-1 (Comprehensive Development) District.

The proposal is for a 42-storey residential building with a four-storey podium, including:

  • 276 units of secured market rental housing;
  • floor space ratio (FSR) of 13.69;
  • five levels of underground parking with 148 vehicle parking stalls;
  • 345 bicycle parking spaces; and
  • a building height of 117.3 m (385 ft.)

This application is being considered under the West End Community Plan and Rezoning Policy for the West End.

A community open house was held on Monday, November 21, 2016 from 5 to 8 pm at the Crystal Ballroom of the Empire Landmark Hotel (1400 Robson Street). City staff and the applicant team were available to answer questions.


Application (October 7, 2016)

Advisory Group and Community Open House Meetings




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

City Contact: Michael Naylor, Senior Rezoning Planner,, 604-871-6269

Applicant Contact: Walter Francl, Francl Architecture, 604-688-3252


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