CaDCR staff writer
The City of Vancouver has received an application to rezone the existing CD-1 (47) – 7051 Ash Crescent (Langara Gardens) – to allow for the phased master-plan of 7051 Ash Crescent (Langara Gardens).
The proposal is for the redevelopment of the 20.8 acre site with buildings between three and 36 storeys. The existing four 18-storey towers would be retained. The proposal includes:
- 430 social housing units
- 760 rental units (including 85 below-market units)
- 1,430 strata units;
- A 69-space childcare facility;
- Public open spaces, Cambie Park upgrades, new one-acre park
- A gross floor area of 2.8 million sq. ft.
The application is being considered under the Langara Gardens Policy Statement(External link) and the Issues Report: Direction for Intensification of Large Sites to include Moderate Income Rental Housing.
City staff and the applicant team held a public information session in October and the city’s question period for the application ends Oct. 29.