49 East 1st Avenue - DE419622

Concert Properties Ltd. has applied to the City of Vancouver for permission to develop this site with a 14-storey residential building and a 12-storey residential building. The proposal includes the following:

    • 107 dwelling units in the 14-storey building;
    • 70 dwelling units in the 12-storey building;
    • 18,800 m2 (202,366 sq. ft.) of floor area;
    • 248 off-street parking spaces in 2 levels of underground parking; and
    • Building heights of 46.3 m (152 ft) and 40.6 m (133 ft)

This rezoning application was approved by City Council, following Public Hearing, and enacted on June 23, 2015. Among the conditions of Council’s approval, the applicant must obtain approval of a development permit. This application has been scheduled for the Development Permit Board for January 11, 2016 at 3:00 p.m. in the Town Hall Meeting Room (1st Floor, City Hall, 453 West 12th Avenue).

We welcome your written comments (letter or e-mail) on this development application. Comments should be received on, or before November 20 , 2015, to be considered in the staff review. However, comments will be considered up until the date of decision.


Further information on this Council decision, including the Policy Report and related Appendices and minutes of the Council meeting, is available on the city’s website at the following links:

Minutes: http://former.vancouver.ca/ctyclerk/cclerk/20140603/documents/phea20140603min.pdf

Policy report: http://former.vancouver.ca/ctyclerk/cclerk/20140513/documents/p5.pdf

Summary and recommendations:http://former.vancouver.ca/ctyclerk/cclerk/20140603/documents/phea5-summaryandrecommendation.pdf


Contact: Lisa King, Project Facilitator, lisa.king@vancouver.ca, 604.873.7642

To assist you, a Glossary of key technical terms and a brief explanation of the application process is posted on our website at: vancouver.ca/devapps

In reviewing this application, and before making a decision, the Development Permit Board will also need to consider City by-law regulations, and Council-adopted policies and guidelines. Once a full application review is completed, a decision will be made. If you respond to this notification, we will keep you informed by re-notifying you as to the decision.

The submitted plans may be viewed at the Project Facilitator’s office, Development and Building Services Centre, 1st Floor at 515 West 10th Avenue between 8:30a.m. and 4:30p.m., Monday through Friday. Copies of City by-law regulations, policies and guidelines are available at the City's website at http://www.vancouver.ca/commsvcs/bylaws/bylaw1.htm or at either the Development and Building Services Centre (1st Floor, 515 West 10th Avenue) or the Central Public Library (350 West Georgia Street).

Please note that all comments and responses to this notification are subject to, and may be released, pursuant to the Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act. The Act does, however, protect your privacy by prohibiting disclosure of personal information (such as names, addresses and other identifying information) where such a disclosure would be an unreasonable invasion of personal privacy.

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