Planning Committee – Tuesday, May 17, 7pm

Updated: 4 days ago

Two public meetings, both for residential developments in Ward 2. Plus the Affordable Housing Monitoring Report and the Affordable Housing Strategy Report Card.


Minutes: https://barrie.legistar.com/View.ashx?M=M&ID=913807&GUID=7E0ECDB3-465F-4063-A371-DC8121A54389

Watch Again: https://youtu.be/Foxx4-tN1h4

Agenda: https://barrie.legistar.com/View.ashx?M=A&ID=913807&GUID=7E0ECDB3-465F-4063-A371-DC8121A54389



LATE: McCann (sometime during the first presentation), J.Harris (almost the very end of meeting)

ON LEAVE: Lehman


🗣🏢 Public Meeting – 34, 36, 38, 40, 44 & 50 Bradford Street (Ward 2)

🗣🏢 Public Meeting – 129 Collier Street (Ward 2)


🏘🏢 Zoning Bylaw Amendment - 108, 116 and 122 Harvie Road (Ward 6)

  • APPROVED on consent

  • Staff Report: https://barrie.legistar.com/View.ashx?M=F&ID=10888482&GUID=0C80C60A-1924-484E-9182-60B55A1EAC28

  • Application submitted by Jones Consulting Group on behalf of ASA Development Inc.

  • Rezone from "Residential Single Detached Dwelling First Density" (R1) to "Residential Multiple Dwelling Second Density with Special Provisions, Hold (RM2, SP-XXX, H-XXX), Residential Multiple Dwelling Second Density with Special Provisions, Hold (RM2, SP-YYY, H-XXX), and Residential Single Detached Dwelling Fourth Density with Special Provisions, Hold (R4, SP-XXX, H-XXX)

  • Special Provisions for 1st zone "Block 13"

  • reduce side yard setback to the daylighting triangle for the apartment dwelling

  • reduced front yard setback for the apartment dwelling

  • eliminate maximum gross floor area

  • reduce exterior side yard setback to Street A

  • reduce rear yard setback and secondary means of egress

  • permit amenity area in an unconsolidated form

  • permit tandem parking and reduced driveway length for a townhouse unit

  • increase maximum lot coverage

  • increase maximum density

  • Special Provisions for 2nd zone "Block 14"

  • reduced front yard setback

  • reduced secondary means of access

  • permit tandem parking and reduce driveway length for a townhouse unit

  • increase maximum lot coverage

  • eliminate maximum gross floor area

  • Special Provisions for 3rd zone

  • reduce minimum lot area

  • reduce minimum lot frontage

  • reduced exterior side yard setback

  • reduced rear yard setback

  • increase maximum lot coverage

  • Hold to be lifted once owner provides a revised scoped Environmental Impact Study which adequately addresses any natural heritage features on site, including significant wildlife habitat and habitat of endangered species, to the satisfaction of the Lake Simcoe Region Conservation Authority and the City of Barrie


🏢 Official Plan and Zoning Bylaw Amendment – 290, 294, 298 and 302 Georgian Drive (Ward 1)

  • APPROVED on consent

  • Staff Report: https://barrie.legistar.com/View.ashx?M=F&ID=10888493&GUID=793FD7F7-560F-49AC-90D3-C53F81159D34

  • Application submitted by MHBC Planning on behalf of TMD Atria Corp.

  • Official Plan Amendment:

  • redesignate a portion of the land from Residential to Environmental Protection Area

  • identify the residential portion as Defined Policy Area XX

  • allow for a 19-storey residential apartment building with a maximum density of 500 units per hectare on the property

  • Rezone from Residential Apartment Dwelling Second Density - 2 with Special Provisions (RA2-2, SP-499) to "Residential Apartment Dwelling Second Density - 2 with Special Provisions" (RA2-2, SP-XXX) and "Environmental Protection " (EP) Zone

  • Special Provisions:

  • reduce west interior side yard setback to an underground parking structure

  • reduced west interior side yard setback

  • reduced front yard setback to balconies

  • eliminate front yard setback to stairs

  • reduce front yard setback to underground parking structure

  • increase maximum lot coverage

  • eliminate landscape buffer along eastern interior side lot line

  • reduce landscape buffer along west interior side lot line

  • increase maximum gross floor area (GFA)

  • increased building height

  • reduce parking spaces per unit

  • permit 12 shared parking spaces to be used only for commercial uses and residential visitors

  • permit uses from the "General Commercial" (C4) Zone

  • increase density to 500 units per hectare


🏘🏢 2021 Affordable Housing Monitoring Report and Affordable Housing Strategy Update