Tag: Dunbar

City planner kills six-storey proposal that saved Stong’s in wake of Dunbar outcry

A six-storey mixed use proposal for Dunbar that exceeded the community plan’s four-storey limit, but ensured the future of Stong’s grocery store, a neighbourhood institution, has been quashed in response to community opposition. City council members had heard… Read More

Two storeys in Dunbar: city planner “clarifies” status of seniors’ housing proposal

A developers’ proposal to build a six-storey seniors’ complex on Dunbar — four storeys is the height limit in the community plan — has triggered an uproard in that quiet neighbourhood, with some residents rallying at City Hall… Read More