Overview

A Development Application has been submitted to amend the Official Plan and Zoning By-law to allow for a long-term, mixed use plan for the entire Yorkdale Shopping Centre site. The applications include three conceptual block master plan options that comprise of a range of retail, office, hotel and residential uses and an internal private street network.

Proposed development is intended to occur in a phased manner over the next 20+ years. Supporting application information for each option can be found on the Yorkdale Block Master Plan Application.

Below are the three proposed development options with a gross floor area and unit breakdown for each option.

plan showing option one of the development proposal for Yorkdale Block, showing retail, hotel, office and residential spaces

 

Development Option 1:

  • 320,338m² of additional gross floor area:
    • retail: 90,986m²
    • hotel: 11,891m² (comprising of 240 units)
    • office: 57,189m²
    • residential: 160,271m² (comprising of 1,496 units)
  • Total development of the site would be 586,462m² with a floor space index of 2.

plan showing option two of the development proposal for Yorkdale Block, showing retail, hotel, office and residential spaces

Development Option 2:

  • 416,545m² of additional gross floor area:
    • retail: 90,949m²
    • hotel: 10,108m² (comprising of 208 units)
    • office: 197,004m²
    • residential: 118,485m² (comprising of 738 units)
  • Total development of the site would be 682,670m² with a floor space index of 2.3.

plan showing option three of the development proposal for Yorkdale Block, showing retail, hotel, office and residential spaces

Development Option 3:

  • 371,108m² of additional gross floor area:
    • retail: 88,543m²
    • hotel: 10,108m² (comprising of 208 units)
    • office: 170,527m²
    • residential:101,930m² (comprising of 962 units)
  • Total development of the site would be 637,233m² with a floor space index of 2.1.