2442 - 2454 Bloor St W (Humber Odeon)
For the City of Toronto's website regarding this development, including all City reports, please click here.
December 2016 Update - This application went to the City`s Design Review Panel and they voted unanimously for a redesign of the project. For the minutes, please click here
October 2016 Update - The statutory planning meeting was held on September 29th. Those in attendance shared their concerns with planning over the density and the height of this proposal. For the presentations from the Planning Department and the proponent, please see the links below.
September 2016 Update - At the September Community Council meeting the mandatory community meeting for the proposed development at 2442 – 2454 Bloor Street West (the Humber Theatre to Riverview Gardens) was approved. This meeting, hosted by the City’s Planning Department, will be held on Thursday, September 29, from 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm at St. Pius X Catholic School (71 Jane Street). This is the first official meeting to let both the Planning Department and the applicants know your thoughts on this proposal. Please join me for this important consultation.
May 2016 Update - The applicant has now applied to the City with similar plans to that which were shown at the pre-application meeting. For all the documents submitted by the applicant to the City, please click here.
February 2016 Update - Plazacorp presented their proposal at a public meeting on Monday, February 8 from 6:30-8:30pm at the Humber Odeon Theatre. Myself and City Planning Staff were in attendance at this meeting.
The proposal is for a 14-storey building, which includes 4 levels of underground parking, approximately 5,100 square metres of retail split over the first two floors, as well as approximately 250 residential units. Many residents in attendance at the meeting voiced concerns with this proposal, notably related to massing, height and the loss of the movie theatre in the community.
The Applicant should be submitting an application to the City in the next 2 months.
January 2016 - Plazacorp has approached my office to inform me they plan to submit an application to the Planning Department for a 14-storey development at 2442-2454 Bloor Street West (the Humber Odeon site). I have asked that they hold a community meeting prior to submitting this application, to hear our thoughts and concerns. They have agreed to meet, on site, on Monday, February 8.