My favourite part of the letter is where Perruzza states "…because the developer has every right to go to the OLT when the City does not respond within the amount of time prescribed by the Province, a symptom of our City not adequately funding the Planning Department (just like many other...
I am assuming that Downes Street is the new north-south street on the east side of this project though, labeled New Street, and not the east-west street as shown on this image?
The east-west street is the extension of Harbour.
The building has the right profile for the site, but I wish the windows were as depicted in the renderings. The horizontal bands would have gone a long way in giving it some character and a relationship to The Morgan, seen at right in the image above.
Well, that is a huge step up from the plan for a storage unit building here, phew, thank you Diamond Corp! And I like the stacked boxes articulation of the a—A proposal just fine… but the blank glass wall along the street frontage is rude as anything, with a—A continuing to defy all attempts to...