Arbutus Properties (the applicant) has applied to amend the Rosewood Neighbourhood Concept Plan (Concept Plan) and rezone select blocks near Rosewood Drive, as shown below. The proposed Concept Plan amendments are also highlighted on the Amendment Area tab. The proposed Concept Plan amendments are to remove one back lane as identified on the map below. No Concept Plan land use changes are proposed as part of this application.
The proposed rezoning aligns with the Single-Family land use within the approved Concept Plan.
Currently, the sites are undeveloped and zoned a mix of R1A – One-Unit Residential District and R1A(H) – One-Unit Residential District subject to the Holding Symbol. The applicant is proposing to rezone these blocks to R1B – Small-Lot One-Unit Residential District and R1B(H) – Small-Lot One-Unit Residential District subject to the Holding Symbol. The purpose of the R1B District is to provide for small lot residential development in the form of one-unit dwellings as well as related community uses.