Rezoning applications


Rezoning Application - 878-898 West Broadway

The City of Vancouver has received an application to rezone the site at 878-898 West Broadway from C3-A (Commercial) to CD-1 (Comprehensive Development) District. The proposal consists of the construction of two high-rise hotel buildings (13 and 11 storey, respectively) including a mixed-use podium, to be comprised of:

    • commercial use at grade;
    • 437 hotel units (272 short-term and 165 long-term stay);
    • a proposed floor space ratio (FSR) of 8.96;
    • a building height of 42.3 m (138.8 ft.); and
    • 487 underground car parking spaces

This application is being considered under the Metro Core Jobs and Economy Land Use Plan.

A community open house was held on July 23, 2018 from 5-7pm, in the Cypress Room of the Holiday Inn (711 West Broadway), with City staff and the applicant team available to answer questions.

This application has been referred to Public Hearing on January 23, 2020. The Public Hearing will reconvene on Thursday, January 30, 2020, beginning at 3 pm.


At the December 10, 2019 Regular Council meeting, Council referred this application to Public Hearing.

Thursday, January 23, 2020 at 6 pm
City Hall, 453 West 12th Avenue
Third Floor, Council Chamber

You may participate in the Public Hearing either by speaking or submitting comments that will be distributed to the Mayor and Councillors. All spoken and written comments will be publically accessible on the City of Vancouver website with your name attached.

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.

To speak, please register individually beginning at 8:30 am on January 10 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. 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 (May 9, 2018)

Entire Submission Booklet (20.5 MB)

Council Meetings



Advisory Groups and Community Meetings



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

City Contact: Thien Phan, Rezoning Planner,, 604-829-9225

Applicant Contact: Arno Matis, Arno Matis Architecture,

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