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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

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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25-Storeys by-the-Lake – Article in Novae Res Urbis Magazine

Published February 20, 2015 25-STOREYS BY-THE-LAKE – Mimico plan challenged By Edward LaRusic With the first development proposal within the secondary plan area not reflecting the Mimico-by-the-Lake vision, residents fear the secondary plan will be significantly revised before it is even implemented. Shoreline Towers Inc. proposes to construct a 25-storey building on an existing parking lot at 2313 and 2323…

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Joint letter to EYCC re: 2313-23 Lake Shore Boulevard West

Sent: February 17, 2015 Re: EY4.5, Preliminary Report – 2313 and 2323 Lake Shore Boulevard West – Zoning By-law Amendment Application To the members of Etobicoke-York Community Council: Dear Councillors, This letter is being submitted jointly by the Mimico Residents Association and the Mimico Lakeshore Network. The latter is an umbrella organization that brings together eleven different community groups that…

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Storefront Humber Construction and Lease Renewal – letter to Councillor Grimes

Storefront Humber Inc., under the leadership of Executive Director Mary Hansen, has carried out the excellent work of providing seniors with health care and transportation services for many years. We in the community fully support that good work. With changing times and plans developed over the last 4 years, the community, represented by the co-signatories of the attached letter, namely…

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Shoreline Towers – 25 storey Tower Rezoning Application & Planning Justification

Shoreline Towers, at 2313 – 2323 Lake Shore Blvd West, has submitted a Rezoning Application to City Planning which proposes a 25 storey, 241 unit tower adjacent to the lake, behind the two current buildings  which are  on their property. They have also submitted a site-specific Appeal to the Mimico-by-the-Lake Secondary Plan through the Ontario Municipal Board. The Site specific…

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MRA Letter to Councillor Grimes’ office re: Lake Shore Blvd West development application

Subject: RE: Proposed Shoreline Towers re-zoning Application at 2313-2323 Lakeshore Boulevard West Kim, Early this week we learned about this application and its details. The application is due to be discussed at a mediation session at the Ontario Municipal Board tomorrow and again at the Board on December 11th. It proposes to change the Mimico-by-the-Lake  Secondary Plan.   A pre-hearing session…

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MRA Comments for the EYCC June 18 Meeting re: Final Mimico-by-the-Lake Secondary Plan

Attn:     Rosemary MacKenzie, City Clerk, Etobicoke York Community Council CC:         Councillor Mark Grimes CC:         City Planning: Kathryn Thom, Bill Kiru, Neil Cresswell & Jennifer Keesmaat Date:     June 17, 2013 Mimico Residents Association Comments on EYCC Agenda Item EY25.15 Final Report – Mimico-by-the-Lake Secondary Plan to be presented to EYCC on June 18, 2013 at 11am To the Members…

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Mimico 2020 Update

There was an Etobicoke York Community Council Public Meeting for the Mimico-by-the-Lake Secondary Plan on April 9, 2013. A link to this agenda item including the Final Report prepared by City Planning is found here: http://app.toronto.ca/tmmis/viewAgendaItemHistory.do?item=2013.EY23.6 “Etobicoke York Community Council deferred its decision regarding the Final Report – Mimico-by-the-Lake Secondary Plan, until June 18, 2013, in order to allow the…

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