Archive | April, 2011

City Deadline Approaching

22 April 2011

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Unit Legalization September 1, 2013 is the deadline for owners of mother-in-law apartments that are not recognized by the City to apply for the Unit Legalization process. After this date, applications for legalization will no longer be accepted by the City. For excess dwelling units within single family zoning districts failure to legalize the units […]

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Walkability: Making our Neighborhood Welcoming, Liveable and Safe

15 April 2011

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Walkability: Making our Neighborhood Welcoming, Liveable and Safe

What is Walkability? Walkability is a quantitative and qualitative measurement of how inviting or un-inviting an area is to pedestrians. Walking matters more and more to towns and cities as the connection between walking and socially vibrant neighbourhoods is becoming clearer. Built environments that promote and facilitate walking – to stores, work, school and amenities […]

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