Site Address

1899 Brock Road
Ward 3
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First Simcha Shopping Centres Limited and Calloway REIT (Pickering) Inc. (Smart Centres)


Applications (City File Numbers OPA 20-003/P, A 07/20 and S 06/20) for Official Plan Amendment, Zoning By-law Amendment and Site Plan Approval have been submitted by First Simcha Shopping Centres Limited and Calloway REIT (Pickering) Inc. to facilitate the redevelopment of a portion of their lands municipally known as 1899 Brock Road. The subject lands to be redeveloped (referred to as Block 1) are located at the northeast corner of Brock Road and Pickering Parkway, as shown on the Location Map above. 

The applicant is proposing to redevelop the lands within Block 1 for a phased mixed-use development consisting of 4 residential towers containing a total of 1,678 dwelling units and 3,670 square metres of grade related commercial uses. Phase 1 represents the westerly portion of Block 1 adjacent to Brock Road to be developed with two towers ranging in height from 33 to 34 storeys, connected by a 4-storey shared podium, containing 737 dwelling units and 1,346 square metres of grade related commercial uses. Future phases will be developed separately at a later time, each of these phases being proposed for single residential towers (Towers 3 and 4) ranging in height from 40 to 43 storeys, containing 941 dwelling units and 2,323 square metres of grade related commercial uses as shown on the Submitted Phasing Pan

These lands are located within the Council endorsed Kingston Road Corridor and Specialty Retailing Node Intensification Plan Area.  

City Contact

Cristina Celebre
Principal Planner, Development Review

Mailing Address:
City of Pickering
One The Esplanade
Pickering, ON  L1V 6K7

Tel: 905.420.4660 ext. 2194

File Numbers

Official Plan Amendment OPA 20-003/P
Zoning By-law Amendment A 07/20
Site Plan Application S 06/20

Supporting Documents

Electronic Public Open House

Have your say Pickering!

This is an early opportunity to participate in the planning process and will be followed by a Statutory Public Information Meeting at a later date.

Wednesday, August 19, 2020 at 6:30 pm to 8:00 pm

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Notice of Electronic Public Open House

Due to the current COVID-19 pandemic and the Premier’s Emergency Order to prohibit public events and limit gatherings, the City of Pickering is hosting an Electronic Public Open House. The meeting will provide interested parties the ability to learn more about the proposal and provide any comments.

Instructions on how to participate in the Electronic Open House meeting:

To participate and provide comments, complete the online participation form or email or by calling 905.420.4660, ext. 2194. Persons who wish to speak must register by 4:30 pm on Tuesday, August 18, 2020.

During the meeting, the organizer will invite each registered person, one by one, to join the meeting via audio connection. Please ensure you provide the phone number that you wish to be contacted on your participation form.

Alternatively, you are invited to email with questions in advance of, or during the meeting. We cannot guarantee that every question will be addressed live but staff will respond to all inquiries within 2 business days.

Please be advised that your name and address will appear in the public record.

Statutory Public Information Meeting

To be announced. 

Recommendation Report

None at this time.

Planning Act Requirements

This application has been deemed complete in accordance with the Planning Act.

If a person or public body does not make an oral submission at a public meeting or make written submissions to the City of Pickering before the City of Pickering gives approval or refusal of the Zoning By-law Amendment, the person or public body:

i)   is not entitled to appeal the decision of the Council to the Local Planning Appeal Tribunal; and,

ii)  may not be added as a party to the hearing of an appeal before the Local Planning Appeal Tribunal unless, in the opinion of the Tribunal, there are reasonable grounds to do so.

If you wish to be notified of the decisions you must make a written request to the City Clerk. All submissions shall include the full name and address of the presenter.


We welcome your feedback on this development proposal. 

Personal information contained on this form is collected pursuant to the Municipal Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act. This information is collected to notify you of future meetings regarding this proposal. Any questions related to the collection of this information should be directed to the City Clerk, One The Esplanade, Pickering, ON L1V 6K7, 905.420.4611.