The Woodside Square Planning Review was initiated in Fall 2019. The landowner of Woodside Square has expressed a desire to explore additional development opportunities for the site, including new housing and parkland. The mall is proposed to be maintained. The planning review will evaluate the appropriateness of permitting additional land uses on the site. The planning review will also establish the policy framework to guide any future redevelopment on the site.
The applicant has recorded an overview of their proposal.
Virtual Community Consultation, May 12, 2021
The City hosted a virtual community consultation meeting on Wednesday, May 12, 2021. The purpose of the meeting was to provide information about the Planning Review process, to discuss details of the Zoning By-law Amendment application submitted by the applicant for the redevelopment of the Woodside Square Mall site, and seek feedback from the public.
The community consultation meeting consisted of presentations by both the City of Toronto staff and the applicant’s consultant team, followed by a question & answer session.
Local Advisory Group Meeting #1
The Local Advisory Group (LAG) was formed to provide city staff with feedback, guidance and advice and to ensure that the opinions and ideas of local community members are included in the planning review process. The group membership is composed of 12 volunteer residents, local business owners and employees, and representatives of non-profit community organizations.
Public Open House, December 4, 2019
The City held a community consultation meeting where participants learned about the planning review, asked questions, and shared comments. The meeting was attended by approximately 250 people.
On September 15, 2020 Scarborough Community Council will consider a preliminary staff report on the zoning by-law amendment application (development proposal). The item will be considered by City Council on September 30, 2020.
On October 2, 2019, City Council directed City Planning staff to initiate a planning review for 1571 Sandhurst Circle.
To view current plans and reports for the rezoning application, please visit the Application Information Centre.
There are many ways to provide your input into the Woodside Square Planning Review and influence the final recommendations for future redevelopment of the site.
Type (don’t copy and paste) your email into the box below, check the box next to the e-update description and then click “Subscribe”. You will receive an email with instructions to confirm your request.
This review is being conducted in Ward 23.