Refusal Report - Official Plan Amendment Application and Request for Direction Report - Zoning By-law Amendment Application - 200-214 Keewatin Avenue

Origin

(September 18, 2015) Report from the Director, Community Planning, North York District

Recommendations:

The City Planning Division recommends that:

  1. City Council refuse the application for Official Plan Amendment and oppose the Application for Zoning By-law Amendment at 200-214 Keewatin Avenue for the reasons set out in this report.
  2. City Council direct the City Solicitor, together with City Planning staff and any other City staff as appropriate, to attend the Ontario Municipal Board hearing to oppose the Zoning By-law Amendment application.
  3. In the event that the Official Plan Amendment Application is appealed to the Ontario Municipal Board, City Council direct the City Solicitor, together with City Planning staff and any other City staff as appropriate, to attend the Ontario Municipal Board hearing to oppose the Official Plan Amendment application.
  4. In the event that the Ontario Municipal Board allows the appeal on the Official Plan or Zoning By-law Amendment applications in whole or in part, City Council authorize the City Solicitor to request the OMB to withhold its Order, until such time as appropriate Official Plan and Zoning By-law amendments are prepared to the satisfaction of the Director, Community Planning, North York District and the City Solicitor.