If you live on the east side of King Street, the sound of chainsaws, chippers, grinders and trucks has been the sad and depressing soundtrack of the past two weeks. Dozens of tall, mature, breathing trees have been cut down, which will take decades to replace. Several lots have been cleared for redevelopment and it’s … More Not a good week to be a tree in Midtown
As part of the CROZBY review (Comprehensive review of the zoning by-law), City staff will be holding a public meeting to review the zoning changes for Midtown (referred to as K-W Hospital/Midtown – running along the east and west sides of King Street including a portion of our neighbourhood up to Moore Ave. Thursday April … More When one city-led planning process ends…. another one begins!
If you are happy with the success of the neighbourhood appeal on the Breithaupt Block Three (BB3) development, this event is for you! Sunday, April 14, 2019 2:00 – 5:00 pm Descendants Beer & Beverage Co 319 Victoria St N, Kitchener (near Jimmy’s Lunch) Drop by to have a brewed-on-site craft beverage and at … More Neighbourhood fundraiser to support a job well done!
On behalf of Dawn Parker and Catherine Owens who launched and led the appeal against the Breithaupt Block Phase 3, we are pleased to announce that they reached a negotiated settlement. The formal tribunal hearing, led by the Local Planning Appeal Tribunal, (LPAT) was held Thursday March 7th at Kitchener City Hall and the terms … More Show your support for a neighbourhood win!
On June 25, 2018 the City of Kitchener granted Perimeter Development’s re-zoning request to allow the build of a 50-meter office complex and a five/six storey parking garage on the parking lot at Breithaupt/Moore Avenue known as BB3 (Breithaupt Block Three). Numerous residents, including many from other areas in the City, made presentations to Council … More Neighbour’s appeal of Breithaupt Block 3 re-zoning to be heard at tribunal