Motion To: WHEREAS the Preston-Carling District Secondary Plan identifies a dense Station Area around the Carling O-Train (Future LRT) Station; AND WHEREAS transition within the Station Area from the tallest proposed buildings in the City of Ottawa to the existing surrounding low-rise neighbourhoods is a key pillar of the Secondary Plan; AND WHEREAS the Secondary Plan allows building heights up to 9 storeys at the northeast corner of Loretta Avenue and Hickory Street; AND WHEREAS protection of and compatibility with the existing surrounding neighbourhoods is of paramount importance; THEREFORE BE IT RESOLVED that section 4.1.1[h], be amended to read: “Mid-rise predominantly residential development up to a height of 6 storeys, with a built form sympathetic to the surrounding low, medium and high profile residential buildings, may be permitted at the north east corner of Loretta Avenue and Hickory Street”.

S. Moffatt
R. Chiarelli
E. El-Chantiry
R. Bloess
D. Chernushenko
S. Blais
M. Taylor
S. Desroches
B. Monette
J. Harder
M. Wilkinson
M. Fleury
S. Qadri
P. Clark
K. Egli
D. Deans
K. Hobbs
T. Tierney
D. Holmes
D. Thompson
A. Hubley
J. Watson
P. Hume
M. McRae
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Vote recorded from City Council on 2014-07-09 regarding agenda item PRESTON-CARLING DISTRICT SECONDARY PLAN.

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