Send us your feedback! WQW HCD Study Community Consultation Meeting #2

On November 29, 2016, the City of Toronto, along with its consultant team led by FGMDA Architects with MMM Group and ASI Inc., held a community consultation meeting to discuss the West Queen West Heritage Conservation District Study.

Findings from the built form & character analysis and heritage evaluation as well as the draft recommendations of the West Queen West HCD Study were presented, followed by a facilitated discussion and activity.

We received great feedback at the meeting and are inviting further community feedback. The deadline for feedback has been extended to December 20th, 2016.

Send any comments to: wqwhcdstudy@fgmda.com

Click here for presentation materials:

WQW HCD Study CCM2 Presentation

WQW HCD Study CCM2 Panels 1

WQW HCD Study CCM2 Panels 2

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Recommendation to designate Garden District HCD Plan to be considered

City staff recommendations to designate the Garden District HCD will be considered by the Toronto Preservation Board, Toronto and East York Community Council (TEYCC) and Toronto City Council.

The staff report with link to the Garden District HCD Plan can be accessed here:

http://app.toronto.ca/tmmis/viewAgendaItemHistory.do?item=2016.PB19.5  

Meeting dates:

  • Toronto Preservation Board, December 7, 2016 at 2:00 pm. Committee Room 3, City Hall
  • Toronto East York Community Council (TEYCC), January 17, 2017. Committee Room 1, City Hall.
  • Toronto City Council, January 31, 2017 at 9:30 am. Council Chambers, City Hall.

WQW HCD Study Community Consultation Meeting #2

On November 29, 2016, the City of Toronto, along with its consultant team led by FGMDA Architects with MMM Group and ASI Inc., will be holding a community consultation meeting to discuss the West Queen West Heritage Conservation Study where you can ask questions and share your comments.

This Community Consultation meeting will present the findings from the built form & character analysis and heritage evaluation as well as the draft recommendations of the West Queen West HCD Study. This will be followed by a facilitated discussion and activity.

Details are as follows:

Date:  Tuesday, November 29, 2016
Place:  The Theatre Centre, 1115 Queen Street West
Time:  6:00 – 6:30 pm – Open House
             6:30 – 9:00 pm – Presentation, Facilitated Discussion & Activity

You can access the notice here: WQW HCD CCM2 Notice


WQW HCD Study Working Group Meeting #2

On October 26, 2016, the West Queen West HCD Working Group met at the Trinity Recreation Community Centre for its second meeting. The evening was chaired by facilitator, Sabrina Colletti (MMM Group) with material presented by heritage consultant, Dima Cook (FGMDA Architects).

Click here for an agenda of the meeting.

Click here for a copy of the consultant’s presentation.

Click here for a copy of workbooks used to facilitate the discussion.

Click here for a copy of the meeting summary.


Heritage Conservation District Program Update

At the November 2, 2016 meeting of the Toronto Preservation Board, Heritage Preservation Services staff provided an update on two proposed Heritage Conservation District plans, King-Spadina and the Garden District, recently released for public review and comment. The presentation provided highlights of the draft HCD Plans including the district characteristics, geographic boundaries, statement of objectives and policies and guidelines.

The staff presentation is now available online at the link below:

http://app.toronto.ca/tmmis/viewAgendaItemHistory.do?item=2016.PB18.4

 


Kensington Market HCD Community Consultation Meeting

On June 21st, 2016, Heritage Preservation Services hosted a community consultation meeting for the Kensington Market Heritage Conservation District on Thursday June 21st, 2016, 6:00-8:30PM, at St. Stephen’s Community House, 91 Bellevue Ave, Toronto. Presentation materials are available for download.

Click here to download a summary of community feedback received from the June 21st community consultation meeting.

Click here to download the presentation.

Click here to download the display panels.

Click here to download the community feedback worksheet.  If you’d like to share what makes Kensington Market special to you, please fill this out and send back to us at: KensingtonMarketHCD@urbanstrategies.com


Kensington Market HCD Stakeholder Advisory Committee Meeting #1

On May 24, 2016, the Kensington Market HCD Stakeholder Advisory Committee met at St. Stephens-in-the-Fields Church for its first meeting. The evening was chaired by facilitator, Melanie Hare (Urban Strategies Inc.) with material presented by Sharon Hong (Heritage Preservation Services) and Ellen Kowalchuk (Taylor Hazell Architects).

Click here for an agenda of the meeting

Click here for a handout distributed for discussion purposes

Click here for a summary of the evenings proceedings