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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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Mimico Judson Regeneration Open House November 12

The Mimico-Judson Regeneration Area Study was initiated in 2013 to establish a detailed policy framework for the lands within a study area bounded by Portland Street, Royal York Road, the Rail Corridor and Judson Street (see map). Staff have drafted a Directions Report and a draft Secondary Plan based on the key findings of the Regeneration Area Study that will…

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Traffic Issues in Mimico – Petition & response from Councillor

[Update Oct 21, 2015: Councillor Grimes’s office responded to Mr Vanderwal via email and invited us to share the response. It is below in the comments section.] Mimico resident Eric Vanderwal is spear-heading data collection and a PETITION concerning TRAFFIC ISSUES in MIMICO. At the present time, the scope of the PETITION includes residents on the following streets: Albert Ave….

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IMPORTANT Public Consultation this TUESDAY, SEPT 22 Re: 25-Storey Condo Tower proposed behind Shoreline Towers Apartments

Date: Tuesday September 22, 2015 Time: 7 to 9 pm Place: John English School, Auditorium, 95 Mimico Avenue SHORELINE TOWERS (2313-2323 Lake Shore Blvd W.) has submitted a Development Application for a 25-storey condominium tower behind their existing 10-storey twin buildings, directly on the waterfront. This is a potentially precedent-setting application which contravenes the Mimico Secondary Plan in many respects….

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25-Storey Tower Development Application behind Shoreline Towers

SHORELINE TOWERS (2313-2323 Lake Shore Blvd W.) has submitted a Development Application for a 25-storey condominium tower behind their existing 10 storey twin buildings. What do you think? The Application was submitted June 8th and was received as complete by City Planning. City Planning has 120 days (from June 10th) to hold a public consultation on this application and produce…

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Letter to EYCC Regarding Mystic Point proposal

To the City Clerk: Please add my comments to the agenda for the June 16, 2015 Etobicoke York Community Council meeting on item 2015.EY7.1, Request for Direction Report – 251 Manitoba Street – Official Plan and Zoning By-law Amendment Application I understand that my comments and the personal information in this email will form part of the public record and…

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