Proposed development in your community – 1166-1204 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:

Monday, July 11, 2022
6 p.m.
This is a hybrid City Council meeting that can be watched online at guelph.ca/live or in-person in the Council Chambers at Guelph City Hall, 1 Carden Street, Guelph, Ontario.

About the planning application(s)

1166-1204 Gordon Street (File: OZS22-007) – Ward 6

The subject lands are located on the east side of Gordon Street, between Landsdown Drive and Valley Road and are made up of six properties municipally known as 1166, 1170, 1182, 1190, 1200 and 1204 Gordon Street.

An Official Plan Amendment is proposed to add a site-specific policy to the Medium Density Residential land use designation to permit a maximum net density of 176 units per hectare.

A Zoning By-law Amendment is proposed to change the zoning from the “Residential Single Detached” (R.1B) Zone to a “Specialized On-Street Townhouse” (R.3B-?) Zone and to a “Specialized High Density Apartment” (R.4B-?) Zone.

The applicant is proposing to develop the subject lands with two, 6-storey apartment buildings with a total of 134 units and 22, 3-storey on-street townhouse units.

The planner to contact for this application:
Lindsay Sulatycki, Senior Development Planner
519-837-5616 extension 3313
[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 guelph.ca/delegations or by contacting the City Clerk’s Office at 519-837-5603 or email [email protected] no later than Friday July 8, 2022 at 10 a.m.  When your registration is received, a confirmation message and instructions for participating in the hybrid public meeting will be provided. Instructions will also be provided during the meeting to ensure that those watching online and attending in-person will be given the opportunity to speak.

If you prefer to comment in writing, please send your written comments to the City Clerk’s Office no later than Friday, July 8, 2022 at 10 a.m.

Important information about making a submission

If a person or public body does not make oral or written submissions at a public meeting of 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 Land Tribunal; or
  • may not be added as a party to the hearing of an appeal before the Ontario Land 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 online at guelph.ca/development. Alternate document formats are available upon request.

The staff report will be available at noon on Thursday, June 30, 2022 at guelph.ca/development.

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 [email protected]