5185 Main Street - DP-2017-01148

Holborn Holdings Ltd has applied to the City of Vancouver for permission to develop an 8 storey mixed-use building situated at the South-East quadrant of the Little Mountain Site comprising 7 levels of social housing rental units above one level of commercial space at grade. The proposal includes the following:

• 63 social housing rental units;
• Building height of approximately 26m (85.3 ft);
• Total floor space area of 7,258 m2 (78,125 sq.ft); and
• Two levels of underground parking with 52 parking spaces all accessed from the lane.

This rezoning application was approved by City Council, following Public Hearing, on July 26, 2016. Among the conditions of Council’s approval, the applicant must obtain approval of a development permit.

In making a decision on a development application, the Director of Planning shall have particular regard to the conditions outlined in the rezoning report, but may allow minor alterations to the form of development previously approved by Council.

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:

Rezoning Application, Little Mountain;

http://council.vancouver.ca/20160629/documents/pspc3.pdf; and


We welcome your written comments (letter or e-mail) on this development application. Comments should be received on, or before Februay 5, 2018, to be considered in the staff review. However, written comments will be considered up until the date of decision.



Contact: Jennifer Catarino, Project Facilitator, jennifer.catarino@vancouver.ca, 604.871.6023

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 Director of Planning 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.

Copies of City by-law regulations, policies and guidelines are available at the City's website at https://vancouver.ca/home-property-development/land-use-and-development-policies-and-guidelines.aspx or at the Development and Building Services Centre (1st Floor, 515 West 10th Avenue).

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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