E-Decision is now posted
on the OMB website. The City has effectively accepted a settlement offer made by Sentinel. Currently, the City and Sentinel are in the process of working out the finer details of the development proposal and the final form of the ZBA/Site Plan. The details of the settlement have now been made public from the Jan 31 2017
meeting of City Council.
"City Council instruct the City Solicitor and any other appropriate City staff to attend the Ontario Municipal Board Hearing for 215-229 Church Street in support of such appeal as revised in accordance with the settlement offer from the proponent's solicitor David Bronskill, dated September 8, 2016, attached as Confidential Appendix A
to the report (January 31, 2017) from the City Solicitor, including revised plans satisfactory to the Chief Planner...and as further revised as follows: to limit the height of such building to a maximum of 52 storeys together with the related reduction in metres, to increase the Section 37 contribution to $3.1 Million Dollars to be used for capital improvements
... and to resolve the deployment and design of balconies through the submission of the balcony design to the Design Review Committee at the site plan approval stage."
Full details of the settlement offer can be found by using the Appendix A link.