Yorkville: East of Bay Planning Study Approved

City of Toronto Planning Department  reviewed  the existing and planned built form context for the areas bounded by: Bloor Street, to the south; Davenport Road, to the north; Yonge Street, to the east: and Bay Street, to the west to establish appropriate heights for the areas outside of the Height Peak, Height Ridges and Low-rise areas as illustrated in Site and Area Specific Official Plan Policy 211. The review  assessed  the existing and planned pedestrian linkages within the study area boundary as per Area Specific Official Plan Policy 225 and resulted a  Planning Framework for Yorkville - East of Bay area which was approved by City Council on August 25th. It will be used to evaluate current and future development applications for  the area of Yorkville located between Bay Street and Yonge Street, from Bloor Street to Davenport Road. It complements and clarifies existing Official Plan policies and design guidelines. 

To read  the Staff  Report click HERE.
To read the Planning Framework click HERE.