Britannia Renewal

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Welcome to the Rezoning Phase Virtual Open House

Together with the community, we are working on the rezoning phase of the Britannia Renewal.

In 2018, project partners (the City of Vancouver, Vancouver Park Board, Vancouver School Board, Vancouver Public Library and Britannia Community Services Society) adopted a Master Plan that sets out the vision for the renewal of the Britannia Community Services Centre.

We are now working on the next phase of the renewal, which is to submit a site wide rezoning application. Building upon the Master Plan, the rezoning process will identify the types of uses that can be included on site, and a number of development criteria including building density, heights, and green space requirements.

This webpage provides a one-stop location where you can learn about the Britannia Renewal, provide your feedback on the rezoning phase, and stay up to date on future engagement opportunities.

By meeting here, it allows us to respect the provincial health recommendations regarding the COVID-19 pandemic. This Virtual Open House will run from March 9 to April 16. If you are not able to participate virtually, please visit the Britannia Information Centre or the Britannia Library branch to submit written feedback.

Getting started:

  • Watch this video for an overview of the progress to date on the Renewal and what work is being done during the rezoning phase
  • Alternatively, review background documents to learn more about the Master Plan

Provide your feedback:

  • Complete a survey.
  • Use this map to tell us how you connect to the land, nature, and places that make Britannia.
  • Participate in a virtual Showcase. This event has been postponed to allow partners to hold additional conversations with community members. A revised date for this will be confirmed and shared here shortly.

Any feedback you provide will help project partners develop site options for the Britannia Community Services Centre site. Specifically, your input will help project partners:

  • develop design guidelines and characteristics of buildings and the site
  • think about key access points to the site from the surrounding neighborhood
  • plan outdoor spaces
  • set general height and shape of future buildings
  • plan for how non-market housing integrates with other uses on site

Feedback received will help project partners develop detailed design options for the site, which will then be presented to the community for addition feedback in the spring.

Welcome to the Rezoning Phase Virtual Open House

Together with the community, we are working on the rezoning phase of the Britannia Renewal.

In 2018, project partners (the City of Vancouver, Vancouver Park Board, Vancouver School Board, Vancouver Public Library and Britannia Community Services Society) adopted a Master Plan that sets out the vision for the renewal of the Britannia Community Services Centre.

We are now working on the next phase of the renewal, which is to submit a site wide rezoning application. Building upon the Master Plan, the rezoning process will identify the types of uses that can be included on site, and a number of development criteria including building density, heights, and green space requirements.

This webpage provides a one-stop location where you can learn about the Britannia Renewal, provide your feedback on the rezoning phase, and stay up to date on future engagement opportunities.

By meeting here, it allows us to respect the provincial health recommendations regarding the COVID-19 pandemic. This Virtual Open House will run from March 9 to April 16. If you are not able to participate virtually, please visit the Britannia Information Centre or the Britannia Library branch to submit written feedback.

Getting started:

  • Watch this video for an overview of the progress to date on the Renewal and what work is being done during the rezoning phase
  • Alternatively, review background documents to learn more about the Master Plan

Provide your feedback:

  • Complete a survey.
  • Use this map to tell us how you connect to the land, nature, and places that make Britannia.
  • Participate in a virtual Showcase. This event has been postponed to allow partners to hold additional conversations with community members. A revised date for this will be confirmed and shared here shortly.

Any feedback you provide will help project partners develop site options for the Britannia Community Services Centre site. Specifically, your input will help project partners:

  • develop design guidelines and characteristics of buildings and the site
  • think about key access points to the site from the surrounding neighborhood
  • plan outdoor spaces
  • set general height and shape of future buildings
  • plan for how non-market housing integrates with other uses on site

Feedback received will help project partners develop detailed design options for the site, which will then be presented to the community for addition feedback in the spring.