The HVVRA has successfully challenged a Committee of Adjustment ruling

The HVVRA has successfully challenged a Committee of Adjustment ruling at the Toronto Land Appeal Body (TLAB) decision. Summary: In August, 2016, the owner of 30 Westridge Road obtained a minor variance from the Committee of Adjustment (COA) to build 0.4 m. (15”) higher than zoning allows. In 2017, a city building inspector discovered the …

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OMB Decision on Elia/St. Steven’s Court Re-development Proposal

It was a long, hard, and expensive fight. Now, we are pleased to share with you the results of the OMB decision for St. Stevens Court. While there still will be intensification, we were successful keeping out high rise buildings that the developer, Elia Corp., proposed, and thereby have also reduced the proposed density. Since …

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Update on Elia Corp/ St. Steven’s Court: The good, the bad, and the ugly — with a strong possibility for a happy ending.

The past few months, the HVVRA Board has been meeting with City Staff, Planning and our legal and planning experts to prepare for the hearing at the Ontario Municipal Board to oppose Elia’s application. It begins January 5, 2017 and is expected to run for ten days. The Good:  Our experts feel we have a …

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