Rezoning applications


Rezoning and Development Permit Application - 720-730 East Hastings Street (DE416884)

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CitySpaces Consulting Ltd., on behalf of Vancouver Public Library and YWCA Metro Vancouver, has applied to the City of Vancouver to rezone 720-730 East Hastings Street from M-1 (Industrial) District to CD-1 (Comprehensive Development) District. The proposal is for a 6 storey mixed use building including:

    • a 1,096 m² (11,800 sq. ft.) space for a new Vancouver Public Library (VPL) Downtown Eastside / Strathcona Branch, on level 1 and part of level 2;
    • a 316 m² (3,400 sq. ft.) YWCA community programming space on level 2;
    • 21 YWCA supported housing units on levels 3-6;
    • a proposed total floor space of 3,939 m² (42,400 sq. ft.);
    • a proposed floor space ratio (FSR) of 3.3; and
    • underground parking, including 36 bicycle parking stalls and 12 parking stalls.
This application has been approved by Council at Public Hearing on November 19, 2013 and By-law No. 11031 was enacted at a Regular Council Meeting on July 22, 2014.


Application (May 29, 2013)


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