Ward 4 Development Applications – Update

There are a number of development applications active in Ward 4 that continue to generate significant interest from residents.  This newsletter section is intended to keep everyone informed and updated about the status of these applications. It is not intended to be an exhaustive list of all active development applications in the ward, but a brief synopsis of select applications. Information that is new since the last newsletter is marked as “**NEW**” Please feel free to contact me at [email protected] if you have questions about applications described below or questions about an application that is not included here. 
Current and ongoing applications with little or no significant developments to report are listed below with a brief summary of the application only. New applications, since last month, or ones with significant developments since last month are listed with greater detail below.
 
A good general resource related to Land Use Planning can be found on the Minstry of Municipal Affairs and Housing website at  www.ontario.ca/document/citizens-guide-land-use-planning
Current Applications with no significant Changes to report since last month 
 
1. 129, 133, 141 Arnold Cres and 230 Major Mackenzie Dr. W.  
Potential townhouse development near Arnold Cres. and Major Mackenzie Dr.
 
2. 35 Wright Street
Redevelopment of a Heritage designated home on Wright Street just west of Yonge Street.
 
3.  251, 253 and 259 Oxford Street
A single detached home project on the south side of Oxford St West of Regent St. 
 
4. 116 Lucas St. 
The applicant is proposing to build a semi detached dwelling on the subject lands. Staff is currently reviewing this application after receiving input from residents and Council. A staff report with a recommendation will be presented at a future Committee of the Whole meeting.
New Applications / Older Applications with new changes since the last month to report
1. 11488 Yonge St and 49 Gamble Rd. (south west corner of Gamble and Yonge)
A proposed townhouse and condominium development near the south west corner of Gamble Rd. and Yonge St.
 
**NEW** The staff report and recommendation from Planning Staff related to this application will come to Committee of the Whole for Council’s consideration on May 7th at 1PM. The link to the staff report can be found by visiting richmondhill.ca, clicking on the calendar for May 7th, and viewing the staff report dealing with this application in that Committee of the Whole agenda. The report is not available on the publish date of this e newsletter but will be available about a week before the May 7th meeting date. 
 
I will be hosting an informal residents meeting to provide an update to area residents about this application. This meeting will take place on Monday April 15th at 7PM in the Elgin West Community Centre, Woodland Room. If you have any questions about this application please feel free to contact me.