IN THE MATTER OF THE ONTARIO HERITAGE ACT
R.S.O. 1990, CHAPTER 0.18 AND
CITY OF TORONTO, PROVINCE OF ONTARIO
308 GERRARD STREET EAST
NOTICE OF DECISION
Take notice that the Council of the City of Toronto on October 2, 2017, having considered an application to demolish the structure at 308 Gerrard Street East, a designated Heritage Property in the Cabbagetown South Heritage Conservation District, decided among other things, to:
1 Approve the demolition of the heritage building at 308 Gerrard Street East, in accordance with Section 42 of the Ontario Heritage Act subject to the following:
a. City Council approve the replacement structure for 308 Gerrard Street East, as shown in the plans and elevations submitted by the applicant and prepared by Reinders and Rieder Ltd., dated April 12, 2017 and on file with the Senior Manager, Heritage Preservation Services, and that the replacement structure be constructed substantially in accordance with the submitted plans;
b. That prior to the issuance of any heritage permit for the property at 308 Gerrard Street East including a demolition permit, but excluding permits for interior work, repairs and maintenance and usual and minor works for the existing heritage building as are acceptable to the Senior Manager, Heritage Preservation Services, the applicant provide the following to the satisfaction of the Senior Manager, Heritage Preservation Services:
i. photo documentation of the existing structure at 308 Gerrard Street East;
ii. final building permit drawings for the replacement structure consistent with the plans and elevations submitted by the applicant and prepared by Reinders and Rieder Ltd., dated April 12, 2017, and with the Cabbagetown South Heritage Conservation District Plan.
Notice of Appeal
The Ontario Heritage Act states that if the council refuses the permit applied for or gives the permit with terms and conditions attached the owner of the property may appeal the council decision to the Ontario Municipal Board.
The owner of the property who wishes to appeal the decision of the council shall, within 30 days of the day the owner received notice of the Council’s decision, give notice of appeal to the Ontario Municipal Board and to the Clerk of the municipality, Attention: Ellen Devlin, Administrator, Toronto and East York Community Council, Toronto City Hall, 100 Queen Street West, 2nd Floor West, Toronto, Ontario, M2H 2N2. Notice of appeal must be received on or before December 20, 2017.
A notice of appeal shall set out the reasons for objection to the decision of the Council of the municipality and be accompanied by the fee prescribed ($300.00) under the Ontario Municipal Board Act.
Dated at Toronto this 20th day of November, 2017.
Ulli S. Watkiss