Motion To: WHEREAS, the City of Ottawa’s Official Plan policy 220.127.116.11 encourages “the production of affordable housing in new residential development and redevelopment to meet an annual target of: a. 25% of all new rental housing is to be affordable to households up to the 30th income percentile; and b. 25% of all new ownership housing is to be affordable to households up to the 40th income percentile. [Amendment 10, August 25, 2004]”; and WHEREAS, the City’s development charge for Affordable Housing reinforces that new development should contribute towards affordable housing, including the development of affordable housing in the vicinity of transit stations; and WHEREAS the Bayview Station District Secondary Plan states that its vision is supported by, among others, the principle that: “investments in affordable, supportive, and accessible housing developments for households below the 30th income percentiles will ensure housing for vulnerable members of the community”;
Absent/RecusedS. Blais (a)
R. Brockington (a)
J. Mitic (a)
Vote recorded from City Council on 2018-07-11 regarding agenda item OFFICIAL PLAN AND ZONING BY-LAW AMENDMENT - 900 ALBERT STREET.