Motion To: Moved by / Motion de: Councillor Tierney WHEREAS Report ACS2018-PIE-EDP-0016 recommends zoning changes that eliminate the distinction between converted and purpose-built rooming houses while generally maintaining the same standards for that use; and, WHEREAS under the current zoning, a "rooming house" as defined means, "a building containing a rooming house"; and, WHEREAS under the proposed zoning, a “rooming house” permitted in the R1, R2, R3 or R4A through R4L zones is subject to the height, yard, lot width and lot area requirements of a detached dwelling; and, WHEREAS under the existing and proposed zoning, a rooming house under certain circumstances may occupy only part of a building; and, WHEREAS the intent is to apply these standards to the building containing a rooming house, not the rooming house itself; and, WHEREAS a significant number of long-standing, lawful rooming houses exist that were the result of converting a pair of semi-detached dwelling units, a

R. Chiarelli
S. Blais
J. Harder
J. Cloutier
R. Brockington
S. Qadri
T. Tierney
J. Leiper
A. Hubley
T. Nussbaum
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Vote recorded from Planning Committee on 2018-05-22 regarding agenda item R4 AND MULTI-UNIT RESIDENTIAL ZONING REVIEW.

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