470, 490 and 530 Wilson Avenue

470, 490 and 530 Wilson Avenue

This application proposes to amend the zoning by-law to permit a 13-storey condominium building (353 units), a 12-storey rental apartment building (158 units) and two stacked townhouse buildings (112 units) on the site located at 470, 490 and 530 Wilson Avenue. The proposed redevelopment includes a three level underground parking garage with a total of 559 (491 residential and 73 visitor spaces) parking spaces and 5 surface parking spaces. The proposal also includes the demolition of a four-storey commercial office building and two four-storey residential rental buildings that contain a total of 110 rental units.

The demolition of the existing residential rental apartment buildings is required to facilitate the proposed development. The Housing Issues Report submitted with the development application indicates 101 of the 110 rental units currently on the site are considered affordable. All rental units will be required to be replaced with units of similar type and size with similar rents. The applicant has filed a Rental Housing Demolition application and is proposing to replace the 110 residential rental units that currently exist on the site.

More information can be found here: http://app.toronto.ca/tmmis/viewAgendaItemHistory.do?item=2017.NY20.29 and http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2017/ny/bgrd/backgroundfile-101087.pdf

The Preliminary Report was passed at North York Community Council on February 22, 2017 directing staff to schedule a community consultation meeting in collaboration with our office.  The meeting is expected to take place in late spring.