Big changes could be coming to your neighbourhood as Toronto looks to increase its housing supply by relaxing current zoning restrictions which limit new construction to single dwellings on relatively large lots in almost all of Willowdale and most other areas outside the downtown.
The City's Planning staff are currently looking at providing "missing middle" housing in the form of semi-detached units, duplexes and multiplex units.
To find out more about what's being considered, and to provide your comments, you are invited to an online presentation of the Expanding Housing Options in Neighbourhoods initiative April 5, from 7 to 8:30 p.m.
John will be holding an additional meeting for Willowdale residents only, details to be announced later.
Here are the details of how to join. From a computer, visit https://toronto.webex.com/toronto/j.phpMTID=m858889d93a386e899d231f093f9af7fa . The webinar number is 2453 750 8141 and the webinar password is NorthYork. To join by phone, dial +1 647-484-1598. The access code is 245-375-08141.