Proposed development meeting: 361 Whitelaw Road

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:

December 10, 2018
6:30 p.m.
Council Chambers, City Hall, 1 Carden Street, Guelph

About the planning applications

361 Whitelaw Road (File: OZS18-005)—Ward 4

The subject site is approximately 7 hectares in size and is located at the south-west corner of Paisley Road and Whitelaw Road.

Official Plan and Zoning By-law Amendments are proposed to permit the development of the site as a high density residential area. The developer proposes to divide the site into three distinct areas. The northern portion of the site closest to Paisley Road is proposed to have 5 apartment buildings, 8-10 storeys high with approximately 620 dwelling units. The middle portion of the site is proposed to contain up to 164 dwelling units in up to four storey high multi-residential buildings, consisting of townhouses, stacked townhouses and/or low rise apartment buildings.

A neighbourhood park approximately 1.2 hectares in size is proposed on the southern end of the site with access to Whitelaw Road and running behind the single-detached dwellings on the west side of Whitelaw Road with a possible connection to the end of Shoemaker Crescent.

The planner to contact for this application

Katie Nasswetter, Senior Development Planner
519-837-5616 x 2356
[email protected]

Speak at the meeting or provide written comments

If you wish to speak to City Council about the application you may register as a delegation at or by contacting the City Clerk’s Office at 519-837-5603 or email
[email protected] no later than Friday, December 7, 2018 at 10 a.m. You may also attend the meeting and request to speak at the meeting.

If you prefer to comment in writing, please send your written comments to the City Clerk’s Office no later than Friday, December 7, 2018 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 Local Planning Appeal Tribunal, or
• may not be added as a party to the hearing of an appeal before the Local Planning Appeal Tribunal unless, in the opinion of the Tribunal , 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 and Building Services
City of Guelph, 1 Carden Street
[email protected]

Copies of the staff report will be available at noon on Friday, November 30, 2018.

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
[email protected]
Fax at 519-763-1269