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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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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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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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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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Shoreline Towers OMB Appeal Nov 20 MRA Statement

On Friday November 20, 2015 Mary Bella, on behalf of the MRA, was given the opportunity to make a witness statement as a Participant in the appeal regarding Shoreline Towers proposal, currently in hearings at the OMB. Below is our written statement. ONTARIO MUNICIPAL BOARD PARTICIPANT STATEMENT Mary Bella, Director and Board Member Mimico Residents Association Ontario Municipal Board Hearing…

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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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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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