After careful consideration, I voted in favour of the rezoning as a result of the modifications made by staff and Tim Horton’s to address concerns raised by residents, including prohibiting a drive through and limiting hours of operation.
Posts by Marianne Meed Ward:
I oppose the Region’s plan of taking the vote there first; it settles the decision and renders a later Burlington council vote irrelevant.
A general public meeting on the project is scheduled for Oct. 17 at City Hall. A representative of Delta hotels, the building architect, landscape architect, traffic engineer plan to attend to provide information and answer your questions.
Our current bylaws don’t prevent the conversion of a restaurant to a night club, or restrict night club activities in condos.
The recommendations will provide a service to heritage property owners, rather than a penalty for being on a municipal registry.
Congratulations to the Friends for obtaining the land lease and moving ahead with the relocation and restoration plans.
Branthaven has applied for a rezoning to permit 30 two-storey townhomes and 28 three-storey back-to-back townhomes on eight assembled lots covering 1.19 hectares. The proposal conforms to the Official Plan but requires rezoning to permit townhomes
The developer plans to submit a site plan to the city that conforms to the OMB decision, and meets the city’s zoning requirements for such items as parking, setbacks, landscaped area and other matters.
As a community we will need to leverage this asset to spur economic development downtown. A first step is to decide what kind of downtown and waterfront we want.
I have asked Tim Hortons to provide me with information on whether they have a franchise anywhere else that is located on a 2-lane street, intersecting another two-lane residential street, at the intersection of a major school crossing.