Rezoning applications


REVISED Rezoning Application - 870 East 8th Avenue (Mi Casa)

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The City of Vancouver has received a revised application from the Red Door Housing Society to rezone 870 East 8th Avenue from RM-4 (Multiple Dwelling) District to CD-1 (Comprehensive Development) District. The proposal enables the replacement of the existing affordable rental housing project with a larger affordable rental building. The revised proposal includes:

    • 51 rental units in a seven-storey apartment building;
    • underground parking accessed off the lane;
    • a building height of 21.3 m (69.9 ft.); and
    • a floor space ratio (FSR) of 2.80.

This application has been approved by Council at Public Hearing on July 11, 2017. The conditions having been met, Council enacted By-law No. 12242, CD-1 (710), on September 18, 2018.


Revised Application (March 22, 2017)

The applicant has reduced the building mass and furthered design development in response to feedback from the community, and advice from staff and the Urban Design Panel.

Application (December 17, 2015)


Advisory Group and Community Meetings

Council Meetings



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

City Contact: Joyce Uyesugi, Rezoning Planner,, 604.873.7981

Applicant Contact: Susan Snell, Red Door Housing Society, , 604.431.9225