Planning Committee – Tuesday, February 8, 6pm
Updated: Nov 25, 2022
Note the earlier time! Starting with a Public Meeting for a proposed development at 189-197 Duckworth Street (Ward 1). Also up, approval of Barrie's New Official Plan!
Watch Online: https://youtu.be/upqjypzVgHo
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As there were a number of speakers registered for the Public Meeting at 7pm (a record number?), Council met at 6pm, to get started on the approval of the New Official Plan. That discussion was put on hold at 7pm for the Public Meeting, and then continued after it was complete.
🗺📋 Proposed City of Barrie Official Plan and Municipal Comprehensive Review (Part 1)
Amendment introduced by Aylwin, to Sections 6.4.2 and 2.5, on Affordable Housing, raising the target from 10% to 15%:
Section 6.4.2 E iv): All new residential development and redevelopment in medium-density and high-density land use designations shall provide 15% of their housing units as affordable, in accordance with policy 2.5 , unless a greater percentage is required as per the applicable policies in Section 2.3, across a range of unit sizes, including three-bedroom units or larger
Section 2.5: The City will require the provision of a minimum of 15% of all housing units each year to be Affordable Housing, as per the policies in Section 6.4.2
Amendment CARRIED, unanimously by all voting (ABSTAINED: Morales)
Amendment introduced by Harvey, to delete Section 126.96.36.199 A and replace it with:
Unless otherwise specified in this Plan, development on lands designated neighbourhood area shall be kept to three storeys or less.
This item was paused for discussion after the Public Meeting
🗣🏙 Public Meeting – 189, 191, 195 and 197 Duckworth Street (Ward 1)
Public Meeting Notice: https://barrie.legistar.com/View.ashx?M=F&ID=10504083&GUID=E8E4EC79-2BA4-44CD-A36F-8D56E95ABA8C
Staff Memo: https://barrie.legistar.com/View.ashx?M=F&ID=10504085&GUID=FE268F5B-4E43-4FE4-92E8-0C8A63141308
Additional Correspondence, 1: https://barrie.legistar.com/View.ashx?M=F&ID=10509970&GUID=4D148916-B5A3-4E27-9272-FFEEEA17F380
Additional Correspondence, 2: https://barrie.legistar.com/View.ashx?M=F&ID=10512458&GUID=2A1F9089-4DA6-4326-A70D-0B309844FD9D
Additional Correspondence, 3: https://barrie.legistar.com/View.ashx?M=F&ID=10513447&GUID=D95AC384-F123-42DB-A3D8-B6259A7AE40D
Application for a Zoning Bylaw Amendment, from "Residential Single Detached Dwelling Second Density" (R2) to "Mixed-Use Corridor with Special Provisions" (MU2)(SP-XXX). The application would permit the development of two back-to-back townhouse blocks, with 14 units in each block, for a total of 28 residential townhouse units.