An incomplete application should not be grandfathered!

You may have heard that the application for the Waterfront Hotel redevelopment has been submitted prior to Steve Clark, Ontario Minister Of Municipal Affairs & Housing, approving ROPA 48 on November 10th, effectively eliminating two intensification arguments (MTSA & UGC designations) used by developers trying to justify increasing high condo developments downtown. That’s all true… […]

Development over safety?

Developer Vrancor from Hamilton is planning to build 2 condos, 35 and 30 storeys, connected by a 60-foot podium wall stretching along Lakeshore Rd from Brant St. to Elizabeth St. This proposed over intensification is a potential threat to public safety. There will be construction for years… It will create more traffic congestion without a […]