Councillor Josh Matlow

Planning & Development

13 12, 2017

Midtown in Focus: Draft Review of Yonge-Eglinton Secondary Plan Approved at Council

2018-07-06T19:39:13+00:00

In 2015, I helped initiate the Midtown in Focus review of growth, built form, social services and infrastructure issues in the Yonge-Eglinton area. I believe this work should've been done two decades ago, before the condo boom. After two years of intensive study by our dedicated City Planning Staff, we now will have an up-to-date [...]

16 11, 2017

Midtown in Focus: Draft Review of Yonge-Eglinton Secondary Plan Released

2018-07-06T19:33:05+00:00Tags: , , |

In 2015, I worked with my fellow Midtown Councillors to initiate the Midtown in Focus review of growth, built form, and infrastructure issues in the Yonge-Eglinton area. After two years of intensive study by our dedicated City Planning Staff, we now have an up-to-date policy that will guide growth in the area and, in combination [...]

6 10, 2017

Forest Hill Village Streetscape Masterplan Public Workshop Consultation

2018-07-06T18:53:09+00:00Tags: , , , |

  When: Monday October 30th from 6:00 to 8:30pm Where: Grace Church on-the-Hill - Gymnasium, 300 Lonsdale Rd. Forest Hill Village community members are invited to join me and my colleague Councillor Mihevc, members of the Forest Hill Village BIA, and representatives from PLANT Architect Inc. at a Public Consultation Workshop for the Streetscape Master [...]

1 07, 2017

Council Approves Start of Updated Plan for Yonge and St. Clair

2018-07-06T18:38:30+00:00Tags: , |

As many local residents know, there is increasing development pressure in the Yonge and St. Clair area. Many of the current development proposals do not conform to the existing policies of the Secondary Plan. That's why I moved a motion to update and strengthen the policies of the local Secondary Plan. The motion also directs City Planning [...]

1 07, 2017

Yonge-Eglinton Planning Review Moving Forward

2018-07-06T18:36:29+00:00Tags: , , |

Building on the success of Midtown in Focus, the new public space Master Plan for Midtown, I've  supported our City Planning Division to lead an inter-divisional review of growth, built form and infrastructure issues in the Yonge-Eglinton area. This study will inform the development of up-to-date policy that will guide growth in the area and, in combination with [...]

1 05, 2017

NoToBrownlow.com Website is Now Online

2018-07-06T17:52:27+00:00Tags: , , |

The South Eglinton Ratepayers' and Residents' Association (SERRA) has asked that I share the following message with you regarding this inappropriate development proposal: Have you been following the NoToBrownlow campaign? SERRA has formed a Party to fight this development at the Ontario Municipal Board (OMB). Here are some of the key points: The north side of Soudan and [...]

6 04, 2017

44 Jackes Avenue Public Meeting

2018-07-06T21:21:29+00:00

The City has received an application to amend the Zoning By-law to permit a new high-rise residential building in the northwest corner of a 1.26 hectare site with two existing high-rise rental apartment buildings. The new building is proposed to be 29-storeys high with a 4-storey podium base. Please join me at 7pm on Thursday, April [...]

31 03, 2017

390 Spadina Road Development Update

2018-07-06T17:39:13+00:00

The South Forest Hill Residents Association (SFHRA) has asked that I share the following message with you regarding this inappropriate development proposal: Forest Hill Village is Under Attack! More than 60 local residents attended the pre-OMB hearing on March 1st forcing the OMB to move the proceedings to their largest room. South Forest Hill Residents Association [...]

Page Reader Press Enter to Read Page Content Out LoudPress Enter to Pause or Restart Reading Page Content Out LoudPress Enter to Stop Reading Page Content Out LoudScreen Reader Support