Motion To: WHEREAS the recommendation to approve the extension of the temporary zoning for a parking lot was lost at the Planning Committee meeting of January 23, 2020; and WHEREAS the Planning Act process provides for the formal refusal of a item together with the reasons for refusal; THEREFORE BE IT RESOLVED that Council approve that: 1. The application for an amendment to Zoning By-law 2008-250 for 1426 Scott Street to permit the continuance of a non-conforming parking lot for the period of two years be refused. 2. The reasons for the refusal of the zoning amendment are: a. The site is in proximity to the LRT line and therefore a transit supportive use rather than a surface parking lot is appropriate for this location; b. The Scott Street Secondary Plan encourages the redevelopment of parking lots; and c. While a short-term presence of a surface parking lot was acceptable in the past as a mediated solution, this continuing presence of a non-conforming surface parking lot is not cons
Absent/RecusedR. Chiarelli (a)
D. Deans (a)
Vote recorded from City Council on 2020-01-29 regarding agenda item ZONING BY-LAW AMENDMENT - 1426 SCOTT STREET.