Planning Committee


Agenda 43

Tuesday, 25 April 2017
9:30 a.m.

Champlain Room, 110 Laurier Avenue West

Melody Duffenais, Coordinator
613-580-2424 x20113
Melody.duffenais@ottawa.ca

Committee Members:

Chair: Councillor J. Harder
Vice-Chair: Councillor T. Tierney
Councillors: S. Blais, R. Brockington, R. Chiarelli, J. Cloutier, A. Hubley, J. Leiper, T. Nussbaum, S. Qadri


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DECLARATIONS OF INTEREST

 

CONFIRMATION OF MINUTES

Minutes 42 - 11 April 2017

 

BUILT HERITAGE SUB-COMMITTEE

 

1.

APPLICATION TO ALTER THE SOMERSET HOUSE, 352 SOMERSET STREET WEST, A PROPERTY DESIGNATED UNDER PART V OF THE ONTARIO HERITAGE ACT AND LOCATED IN THE CENTRETOWN HERITAGE CONSERVATION DISTRICT

 

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SOMERSET (14)

 

BUILT HERITAGE SUB-COMMITTEE RECOMMENDATIONS AS AMENDED

That Planning Committee recommend that Council:

1.         Approve the application to alter Somerset House, 352 Somerset Street West, according to plans by Richard Chmiel, Richard Chmiel Architects, received on March 1, 2017 as may be amended;

2.         Approve the restoration of the historic portion of the Somerset House, including the reconstruction of the corner tower based on historic photographs, the re-installation of the northerly bay window, the restoration of decorative metal work, including the cornice, according to plans received on March 1, 2017;

3.         Delegate the authority for minor design changes to the approved plans to the General Manager, Planning, Infrastructure and Economic Development;

4.         Issue the Heritage Permit with an expiry date of two years, unless otherwise extended by City Council; and
5.         Approve the deletion of Recommendation 10, passed by City Council on July 13, 2016, which required that the fourth bay of the north wall be reconstructed.

(Note: The statutory 90-day timeline for consideration of this application under the Ontario Heritage Act will expire on May 30, 2017.)

(Note: Approval to alter this property under the Ontario Heritage Act must not be construed to meet the requirements for the issuance of a building permit.)



2.

APPLICATION TO ALTER THE FORMER ST. CHARLES CHURCH, 135 BARRETTE STREET, A PROPERTY DESIGNATED UNDER PART IV OF THE ONTARIO HERITAGE ACT

 

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RIDEAU-VANIER (12)

 

That Planning Committee recommend that Council:
1.         Approve the application to alter the former St. Charles Church, 135 Barrette Street, according to plans submitted by Linebox Studio on March 3, 2017, attached as Documents 4, 5, and 6, and conditional on the approval of other required planning applications;
2.         Issue the heritage permit with a two-year expiry date from the date of issuance, unless extended by City Council prior to expiry; and
3.         Delegate authority for minor design changes to the General Manager, Planning, Infrastructure and Economic Development Department.

(Note: The statutory 90-day timeline for consideration of this application under the Ontario Heritage Act will expire on June 1, 2017.)

(Note: Approval to alter this property under the Ontario Heritage Act must not be construed to meet the requirements for the issuance of a building permit.)

 


 

3.

APPLICATION FOR DEMOLITION AND NEW CONSTRUCTION AT 270 BUCHAN ROAD, A PROPERTY DESIGNATED UNDER PART V OF THE ONTARIO HERITAGE ACT AND LOCATED IN THE ROCKCLIFFE PARK HERITAGE CONSERVATION DISTRICT

 

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RIDEAU-ROCKCLIFFE (13)

 

That Planning Committee recommend that Council:

1.         Refuse the application to demolish 270 Buchan Road, a property located in the Rockcliffe Park Heritage Conservation District, designated under Part V of the Ontario Heritage Act; and

2.         Refuse the application to construct a new building on the property located at 270 Buchan Road, located in the Rockcliffe Park Heritage Conservation District, designated under Part V of the Ontario Heritage Act.

(Note: The statutory 90-day timeline for consideration of this application under the Ontario Heritage Act will expire on May 25, 2017.)



4.

HERITAGE INVENTORY PROJECT: ADDITIONS TO HERITAGE REGISTER - LOWERTOWN AND SANDY HILL

 

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RIDEAU-VANIER (12)

 

That Planning Committee recommend that Council approve the addition of the properties listed in Document 1 to the City of Ottawa’s Heritage Register, in accordance with Section 27 of the Ontario Heritage Act.

 

 


 

5.

REMOVAL OF PROPERTIES FROM THE HERITAGE REGISTER 2016

 

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CITY WIDE

 

That Planning Committee receive the following report for information.



6.

HERITAGE PERMITS ISSUED THROUGH DELEGATED AUTHORITY 2016

 

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CITY WIDE

 

That Planning Committee receive the following report for information.



PLANNING, INFRASTRUCTURE AND ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT DEPARTMENT

PLANNING SERVICES

 

7.

ZONING BY-LAW AMENDMENT – 175 MAIN STREET

 

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CAPITAL (17)

 

1.         That Planning Committee recommend Council approve an amendment to Zoning By-law 2008-250 for 175 Main Street to consider the entirety of Block 48 on the draft Plan of Subdivision as one lot for zoning purposes, and to amend performance standards, as detailed in Document 2.
2.         That Planning Committee approve the Consultation Details Section of this report be included as part of the ‘brief explanation’ in the Summary of Written and Oral Public Submissions, to be prepared by the City Clerk and Solicitor’s Office and submitted to Council in the report titled, “Summary of Oral and Written Public Submissions for Items Subject to Bill 73 ‘Explanation Requirements’ at the City Council Meeting of 10 May 2017 subject to submissions received between the publication of this report and the time of Council’s decision.



8.

ZONING BY-LAW AMENDMENT – 571 LACOLLE WAY

 

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ORLÉANS (1)

 

1.         That Planning Committee recommend Council approve an amendment to Zoning By-law 2008-250 for 571 Lacolle Way to permit an automobile service station, as detailed in Document 2.
2.         That Planning Committee approve the Consultation Details Section of this report be included as part of the ‘brief explanation’ in the Summary of Written and Oral Public Submissions, to be prepared by the City Clerk and Solicitor’s Office and submitted to Council in the report titled, “Summary of Oral and Written Public Submissions for Items Subject to Bill 73 ‘Explanation Requirements’ at the City Council Meeting of 10 May 2017” subject to submissions received between the publication of this report and the time of Council’s decision.



9.

ZONING BY-LAW AMENDMENT – 2583 AND 2599 CARLING AVENUE

 

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BAY (7)

 

1.         That Planning Committee recommend Council approve an amendment to Zoning By-law 2008-250 by adding a site specific exception to the Arterial Mainstreet, Subzone 10 zone for 2583 and 2599 Carling Avenue to permit a warehouse use, limited to self-storage, and permit a mixed use building as shown in Document 3 and detailed in Document 4.
2.         That Planning Committee approve the Consultation Details Section of this report be included as part of the ‘brief explanation’ in the Summary of Written and Oral Public Submissions, to be prepared by the City Clerk and Solicitor’s Office and submitted to Council in the report titled, “Summary of Oral and Written Public Submissions for Items Subject to Bill 73 ‘Explanation Requirements’ at the City Council Meeting of 10 May 2017” subject to submissions received between the publication of this report and the time of Council’s decision.



10.

ZONING BY-LAW AMENDMENT – 137 AND 141 GEORGE STREET

 

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RIDEAU-VANIER (12)

 

1.         That Planning Committee recommend Council approve an amendment to Zoning By-law 2008-250 for 137 and 141 George Street to permit a temporary parking lot for a maximum of three years, as detailed in Document 2.
2.         That Planning Committee approve the Consultation Details Section of this report be included as part of the ‘brief explanation’ in the Summary of Written and Oral Public Submissions, to be prepared by the City Clerk and Solicitor’s Office and submitted to Council in the report titled, “Summary of Oral and Written Public Submissions for Items Subject to Bill 73 ‘Explanation Requirements’ at the City Council Meeting of 10 May 2017”, subject to submissions received between the publication of this report and the time of Council’s decision.

 


 

11.

COMPREHENSIVE ZONING BY-LAW 2008-250: OMNIBUS AMENDMENTS Q2 2017

 

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CITY WIDE

 

This item will be presented to Council on 10 May 2017 in Agriculture and Rural Affairs Committee Report 24

 

1.         That Planning Committee recommend Council approve amendments to Zoning By-law 2008-250, as shown in Document 1 and detailed in Documents 2 and 4;
2.         That Planning Committee approve the Consultation Details Section of this report be included as part of the ‘brief explanation’ in the Summary of Written and Oral Public Submissions, to be prepared by the City Clerk and Solicitor’s Office and submitted to Council in the report titled, “Summary of Oral and Written Public Submissions for Items Subject to Bill 73 ‘Explanation Requirements’ at the City Council Meeting of 10 May 2017” subject to submissions received between the publication of this report and the time of Council’s decision.

 

 

IN CAMERA ITEMS*

 

That, in accordance with Procedure By-law 2016-377, the Planning Committee resolve in camera pursuant to subsection 13(1)(e), litigation or potential litigation, affecting the City, including matters before administrative tribunals and subsection 13(1)(f), the receiving of advice that is subject to solicitor-client privilege, including communications necessary for that purpose, with respect to development charges applicable to conversions from residential to non-residential space.

 

 

OFFICE OF CITY CLERK AND SOLICITOR DEPARTMENT

 

12.

DEVELOPMENT CHARGES: CONVERSION FROM RESIDENTIAL USE TO NON-RESIDENTIAL USE – IN CAMERA – LITIGATION OR POTENTIAL LITIGATION, AFFECTING THE CITY, INCLUDING MATTERS BEFORE ADMINISTRATIVE TRIBUNALS; RECEIPT OF ADVICE SUBJECT TO SOLICITOR-CLIENT PRIVILEGE, INCLUDING COMMUNICATIONS NECESSARY FOR THAT PURPOSE. REPORTING OUT DATE: UPON FINAL RESOLUTION OF THE MATTER.

 

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CITY WIDE

 

 

NOTICES OF MOTIONS (FOR CONSIDERATION AT A SUBSEQUENT MEETING)

 

INQUIRIES

 

OTHER BUSINESS

 

ADJOURNMENT

 

NEXT MEETING

Tuesday, 9 May 2017

 


*Notice

In Camera Items are not subject to public discussion or audience.  Any person has a right to request an independent investigation of the propriety of dealing with matters in a closed session.  A form requesting such a review may be obtained, without charge, from the City’s website or in person from the Chair of this meeting. Requests are kept confidential pending any report by the Meetings Investigator and are conducted without charge to the Requestor.

 

Note:   1.   Please note that any written or verbal submissions (including your name but excluding personal contact information) will form part of the public record and be made available to City Council and the public.

            2.   Except where otherwise indicated, reports requiring Council consideration will be presented to Council on 10 May 2017 in Planning Committee Report 43. 

3.   Items listed under Communications and Information Previously Distributed do not form part of the regular Agenda and will not be discussed by the Committee unless added to the Agenda pursuant to Subsection 89.(3) of the Procedure By-law.