Item - 2018.MM38.12

Tracking Status

MM38.12 - Correcting Floor Space Index Permissions in Amending Zoning By-laws 1252-2017 and 1253-2017 Enacted by Council Pursuant to Item TE27.5 - 295-349 George Street - Official Plan and Zoning Amendment Applications - by Councillor Kristyn Wong-Tam, seconded by Councillor Janet Davis

Decision Type:
27 - Toronto Centre-Rosedale

City Council Decision

City Council on March 26 and 27, 2018, adopted the following:


1. City Council delete Part 2 of its decision on Item TE27.5.


Part to be deleted:


2. City Council direct the City Solicitor to request the Ontario Municipal Board to modify Official Plan Amendment 82 for the lands at 295-349 George Street substantially in accordance with Attachment 7 to the report (September 19, 2017) from the Director, Community Planning, Toronto and East York District.


2. City Council amend By-law 1252-2017 to remove the reference to a permitted maximum Gross Floor Area substantially in accordance with the draft corrective Zoning By-law Amendment in Attachment 1 to this Motion.


3. City Council amend By-law 1253-2017 to permit a maximum Floor Space Index of 5.66 substantially in accordance with draft corrective Zoning By-law Amendment in Attachment 2 to this Motion.


4. City Council authorize the City Solicitor to make such stylistic and technical changes to the draft corrective Zoning By-law Amendments as may be required.


5.  City Council determine through the adoption of this Item that, pursuant to Section 34(17) of Planning Act, no further notice is to be given in respect to the changes to the by-laws amending By-law 1252-2017 and By-law 1253-2017.

City Council Decision Advice and Other Information

City Council reopened Item TE27.5 only as it pertains to references to requesting the Ontario Municipal Board to modify Official Plan Amendment 82, as well as the Gross Floor Area and Floor Space Index in the Zoning By-laws.

Background Information (City Council)

Motions (City Council)

Motion to Re-open Item (Carried)

Speaker Nunziata advised Council that consideration of Motion MM38.12 requires a re-opening of Item TE27.5 (City Council – November 7, 8 and 9, 2017). A two-thirds vote of the Council Members present is required to re-open the Item.

Motion to Adopt Item (Carried)
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