Public meeting for proposed Metric Homes development on January 11

(Via Councillor Shad Qadri)

A Zoning By-Law Amendment and Plan of Subdivision Application has been submitted for the property municipally known as 950 Terry Fox Drive is located south of Hazeldean Road and west of Terry Fox Drive in the Fernbank community.

A public meeting will be held on this proposed development on Monday, January 11th from 7:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. in the Sobeys Grocery Store (Upstairs Community Room) located at 700 Terry Fox Drive.

The property is an irregular shaped vacant 14.3 ha parcel of land within the Fernbank community.  Lands north-east of the property include the Glen Cairn Storm Water Management facility and part of the Carp River corridor.  Low density residential housing as well as a Sobey’s grocery store is at the corner of Hazeldean Road and Terry Fox Drive.  East of Terry Fox Drive is the existing Glen Cairn neighbourhood.  South of the property is a hydro corridor, the Trans Canada Trail and further south is the future Monarch Blackstone subdivision.  To the west are future residential lands within the Fernbank community.

The owner, SPB Developments Inc. (Metric Homes) is proposing the development of 245 residential units comprised of single detached, townhouses and low rise apartment dwellings, with an accessory commercial/storage facility, as well as a park and adjacent open space.

Comments can be made to City Planner, Mary Ellen Wood at or 613-580-2424 ×16482.


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