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Shoreline Towers development proposal update

From Mimico Lakeshore Community Network and Mimico Resident’s Association: To friends and attendees of October 19, 2016, meeting: Thank you so much for coming to the community meeting on October 19 last, organized by the Mimico Residents’ Association (MRA) and the Mimico Lakeshore Community Network (MLCN), to talk about the Shoreline Towers proposal and the results of the decision by…

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PUBLIC BUSINESS MEETING – TORONTO LOCAL APPEAL BODY

The new Toronto Local Appeal Body could potentially reduce the power of the Ontario Municipal Board to overrule Toronto City Planning. We encourage local residents to get involved in the formation of this Body to oversee Toronto planning appeals. NOTICE OF PUBLIC BUSINESS MEETING – TORONTO LOCAL APPEAL BODY A Toronto Local Appeal Body business meeting will be held on:…

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Public Meeting Wed Nov 23 Re: 39 Newcastle Street Development Application

Wednesday, November 23, 2016 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. St. Leo Catholic School (165 Stanley Avenue) For information about the proposal, see: http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2016/pg/bgrd/backgroundfile-97187.pdf This application does not conform to the City Council approved Mimico-Judson Secondary Plan (June 7, 2016). 39 Newcastle lands are owned by Dunpar (CIC Management). Dunpar also own lands at: 101 Portland Street, 50 Windsor Street, 49,…

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Waterfront Plan under threat – Meeting Notes from Community Discussion October 19, 2016

RECORD OF COMMUNITY MEETING To discuss the OMB appeal of the Mimico-by-the-Lake Secondary Plan by Shoreline Towers (SLT) and the threat to Mimico waterfront Sponsored by the Mimico Residents’ Association (MRA) and the Mimico Lakeshore Community Network (MLCN). October 19, 2016 In attendance (speaking/answering questions): Christopher Moore (MRA); Harry Oussoren, Carole Goyette, Judy Rutledge and Martin Gerwin (MLCN); Daniel Flemming…

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MRA Letter Re: Freed Grand Park Development Application on Newcastle and Portland Streets

For info on this development proposal, please visit: urbantoronto.ca/news/2016/06/freed-proposes-massive-multi-tower-development-mimico urbantoronto.ca/database/projects/grand-park-village SENT: Oct 13, 2016 Nancy Martins The Secretariat City of Toronto Planning and Growth Management Committee pgmc@toronto.ca RE: File Number: 16 168925 WET 06 OZ 1x, 2 and 10 Audley Street, 8 Newcastle Street, and 29, 31, 59 and 71 Portland Street Official Plan and Zoning By-law Amendment Application Dear…

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Threat to Mimico Waterfront Plan – Wed, Oct 19 Public Meeting

The Mimico Residents Association and the Mimico Lakeshore Community Network are co-hosting a public meeting on October 19, to discuss the OMB appeals against the Mimico Secondary Plan and the implications for the future development of the Etobicoke Lakeshore. Invite and share this Event on Facebook

Shoreline Towers Update – OMB Decision

The following is a summary issued by the Mimico Lakeshore Community Network, a Party in the proceedings. It is posted with their permission (and with our thanks!).  A PDF of the full OMB decision (all 93 pages) can be downloaded and reviewed HERE. This past Tuesday, August 30, Marc Denhez, the adjudicator for the Ontario Municipal Board, released his long-awaited…

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Joint position on the proposed disposal of Parkland around Storefront Humber

Sent: Friday March 18, 2016 To: Councillor Mark Grimes, Mayor John Tory, Kim Edgar, Jennifer Keesmat, Niel Cresswel, Costanza Allevato, MPP Peter Milczyn, Lynda Ryder, Sabrina Salatino Below is a co-signed position paper that we believe should be considered when the Planning Application for 2445 Lakeshore Boulevard West is proposed for an amendment to the Official Plan. It also asks…

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Mimico-Judson Secondary Plan available for review

The Mimico Judson Secondary Plan is on the Planning & Growth Management Committee agenda for April 6, 2016. Mimico-Judson Secondary Plan PDF – now available for public viewing (March 17, 2016) The proposed Official Plan amendment related to the Mimico Judson Secondary Plan is now available at the above link. Paper copies are also available at Etobicoke Civic Centre, 2…

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Update on the Ontario Municipal Board hearing on Shoreline Towers’ appeal of the Mimico-by-the-Lake Secondary Plan

From the Mimico Lakeshore Community Network: The Ontario Municipal Board hearing of the appeal by Shoreline Towers against the Secondary Plan for Mimico-by-the-Lake concluded on Friday, February 12, 2016. In the last two days of the hearing, closing statements were presented by the City, by Shoreline Towers and by Mimico Lakeshore Community Network. We now await a written decision by…

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