Neighbourhood meeting for King Street and Pine Street redevelopment

There are plans to re-develop the corner of King/Pine Street across from Grand River Hospital (on what is basically an empty parking lot). The development requires rezoning approval. The proposed building is 26 floors primarily residential with commercial on the main floor. CANTIRO, the current owners of 890-900 King Street West, would like to invite you to … More Neighbourhood meeting for King Street and Pine Street redevelopment

Tiny homes, laneway homes and additional dwelling units in Kitchener

The City of Kitchener’s Planning and Strategic Initiatives Committee will be holding a virtual public meeting on April 19th at 7 pm. “Additional Dwelling Units” is on the agenda, which refers to coach houses, backyard homes, laneway suites or tiny homes. You can watch the meeting through kitchener.ca/watch.   If you wish to make either verbal or written … More Tiny homes, laneway homes and additional dwelling units in Kitchener

Planning 101: Intro to Planning in Kitchener

As you are probably aware … the City has undertaken a Development Services Review (looking at ways to better interact with citizens on planning initiatives). As a result of this review, the City planning team has or will be developing a number of education webinars on how planning works. Many of you had the opportunity to attend … More Planning 101: Intro to Planning in Kitchener

Planning 101: Or, everything you need to know about planning but were afraid to ask

Congratulations to the City of Kitchener Planning Department for responding to neighbourhood feedback on the challenges facing residents wanting to engage in city-led planning processes. Planning is a complex topic and hopefully these sessions will make it easier for all of us to understand what is happening in our neighbourhood. “Planning 101” will be offered online: … More Planning 101: Or, everything you need to know about planning but were afraid to ask