320 & 364 Mapleview Drive West and 664, 674 & 692 Essa Road

320 364 Mapleview Dr W & 664 674 692 Essa Rd

The IBI Group on behalf of Pearl Builders

This file is with the applicant as of
March 15, 2023

Application 1
Official Plan Amendment
Application 1 Received
Application 1 Status
Proposed, Under Review
Application 1 File #

Application 2
Zoning By-law Amendment
Application 2 Received
Application 2 Status
Proposed, Under Review
Application 2 File #

Application 3
Plan of Subdivision
Application 3 Received
Application 3 Status
Proposed, Under Review
Application 3 File #

About the Proposed Development

The proposed development would be divided into three (3) distinct areas, with north and south blocks on either side of the Bear Creek corridor channel bisecting the site. The northern block would include a total of 464 units with maximum heights of 3-4 storeys, consisting of 55 traditional townhouse units, 390 back-to-back townhouse units, 19 live-work units, and outdoor amenity areas, together with 679 parking spaces. The southern block would be comprised of four (4) mid-rise mixed-use buildings ranging from 6 to 12 storeys with a total of 753 residential units, 2600 square metres of retail space, and 800 square metres of library/community use space.

Official Plan Amendment

The applicant is proposing an Employment Land Conversion through an amendment to Schedule ‘A’ - Land Use and text amendment to Section 4.9 of the Official Plan to designate the property ‘Residential’ and ‘Environmental Protection’. The proposed amendment would permit a mix of land uses, including but not limited to, medium and high density residential, commercial and institutional.

Zoning By-law Amendment

The applicant is also proposing to rezone the lands from Light Industrial (LI) and General Commercial (C4) to Residential Multiple Dwelling Second Density - Special Provision No. XXX (RM2)(SP-XXX), Mixed Use Corridor - Special Provision No. XXX (MU2)(SP-XXX), Open Space (OS), and Enivronmental Protection (EP).

Draft Plan of Subdivision

The applicant is also proposing a draft plan of subdivision to create two (2) mixed use blocks which will be developed through Site Plan Control, along with two (2) Open Space Blocks and an Environmental Protection Block which would be conveyed to the City of Barrie.

Review Process Key Dates

Neighbourhood Meeting
Tuesday September 22, 2020, 7:00pm
Public Meeting
Wednesday April 5, 2023, 6:00pm
General Committee Meeting
To be scheduled
Council Meeting
To be scheduled

Previous Public Meeting
A public meeting was held on December 15, 2020. View the public notice and/or watch the public meeting.

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