We are conducting the Character Home Zoning Review to look at options for the retention of heritage and character homes in single-family (RS) zoning districts.
Geographic and zoning options are being explored that could result in changes to regulations for both pre-1940 character homes and new home development in older single-family neighbourhoods.
This review is part of the Heritage Action Plan.
A character home:
The online survey and public consultation events have now concluded. Staff are reviewing all feedback received and will prepare a report with recommendations for City Council consideration in the spring.
View the open house information displays:
Tanis Knowles Yarnell
Request a character assessment for a house built before 1940 before you begin renovations or apply for development permits.