Proposed development in your community – 1300 Gordon Street

Public meeting for planning applications

Guelph City Council will hold a public meeting in accordance with the Planning Act to consider the following planning and development applications. The meeting will take place:

Tuesday, October 10, 2017
6:30 p.m.
Council Chambers, City Hall
1 Carden Street, Guelph

About the planning applications

Proposed development application

1300 Gordon Street (City File: ZC1707 and OP1704) – Ward 6

The subject site is 0.242 hectares in size and is located on the east side of Gordon Street between Arkell Road and Edinburgh Road South.

An Official Plan amendment is proposed to amend the existing Significant Natural Area and Natural Areas to High Density Residential to develop a 6-storey residential apartment building with a density of 132 units per hectare. A Zoning Bylaw amendment is proposed from the existing R.1B Single Detached Zone to a R.4 Residential Apartment (Specialized) Zone to permit a 6-storey apartment building with 32 apartment units.

The Planner to contact for this application:

Rino Dal Bello
519-822-1260 extension 2780

Speak at the meeting or provide written comments

If you wish to speak to City Council about the application please contact the City Clerk’s Office at 519-837-5603 or email no later than Friday, October 6, 2017 at 10 a.m. to register as a delegation.

If you prefer to comment in writing, please send your written comments the City Clerk’s Office no later than Friday, October 6, 2017 at 10 a.m.

Important information about making a submission

If a person or public body does not make oral submissions at a public meeting or make written submissions to Guelph City Council before the bylaw is passed, the person or public body:

  • is not entitled to appeal the decision of Guelph City Council to the Ontario Municipal Board; or
  • may not be added as a party to the hearing of an appeal before the Ontario Municipal Board unless, in the opinion of the Board, there are reasonable grounds to do so.

For more information

Planning documents and background material for these applications are available for viewing during regular office hours at:

Planning, Urban Design and Building Services
City of Guelph
1 Carden Street

Copies of the staff report will be available at noon on Friday, September 29, 2017.

Contact the City Clerk’s Office

If you would like to be notified of City Council’s decision with respect to a planning application, you must make a written request to:

Stephen O’Brien, City Clerk
City of Guelph
1 Carden Street, Guelph ON N1H 3A1

519-837-5603 or TTY 519-826-9771
Fax at 519-763-1269