The City of Vancouver has received an application to rezone 349 West Georgia Street (former Post Office site) from Downtown (DD) District to Comprehensive Development (CD-1) District to allow for redevelopment retaining the existing Post Office building and adding two residential towers and one office tower above. The proposal includes:
•Retention of heritage building and its conversion into a seven-storey podium containing retail along all street frontages, housing, office, and parking
•Adding three towers above podium, including 17 storeys of office, and 18 and 20 storeys of residential
•799 residential units (372 market condominium units and 427 market rental units)
•An overall floor space ratio of 12.9 FSR
•Six levels of parking, including 1,168 bicycle spaces
•A 49-space childcare facility
This rezoning application is being considered under the Rezoning Policy for the Central Business District (CBD) and CBD Shoulder.