Arden building will proceed in Courtenay

Plans for a 128-unit residential development in the Lambert Drive and Arden Road area are moving ahead.

Courtenay council adopted the Official Community Plan (OCP) and zoning amendment bylaws, which allow 128 homes at the end of Lambert Drive, fronting onto Arden Road, last week.

Arden Road Developments Ltd. is proposing to build 128 patio homes on the 30-acre site at 2368, 2498 and 2650 Arden Rd., including a mix of single, duplex and triplex residential units.

The development also proposes the dedication of about 9.88 acres of parkland to the city and an extensive trail system.

A site will be dedicated to the City, and Peter Crawford, Courtenay's director of planning services, says the City will likely work with Habitat for Humanity.

We encourage an open exchange of ideas on this story's topic, but we ask you to follow our guidelines for respecting community standards. Personal attacks, inappropriate language, and off-topic comments may be removed, and comment privileges revoked, per our Terms of Use. Please see our FAQ if you have questions or concerns about using Facebook to comment.

You might like ...

Vanier teacher offers donation option for Giving Tuesday
Gentle man covered all the bases
PAPA eyes fuel dock
Surgical waits average five months in B.C.
Sooke Fire Department kept busy in the month of October
Bearing witness through a work of art
Flooding in Errington may be caused by intentionally clogged drain
Put on those sports jerseys for free recreational opportunities
Have you considered ‘offroad’ shopping?

Community Events, November 2014

Add an Event

Read the latest eEdition

Browse the print edition page by page, including stories and ads.

Nov 25 edition online now. Browse the archives.