Site Address

1066 Dunbarton Road
Ward 2
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Kindred Works (United Church of Canada)


Kindred Works on behalf of the United Church of Canada has submitted applications for an Official Plan Amendment and Zoning By-law Amendment to facilitate a residential development consisting of 33 stacked townhouse dwelling units and 8 townhouse dwelling. Dwelling units will be contained within 4 separate building blocks proposed to be 3-storeys in height. The 41 dwelling units are proposed to be retained by the property owner and be rental tenure, with 30% of the units (approximately 13 units) targeted to be affordable at 80% of the Median Market Rent per the Canadian Mortgage Housing Corporation National Housing Co-Investment Fund criteria. 

A portion of the existing church, constructed in approximately 1877, is proposed to be retained in its current location, while the balance of the existing building and surface parking area is proposed to be demolished to provide for the development.  The retained portion of the existing church is proposed to be used for a place of worship and day nursery.

A total of 50 parking spaces are proposed to support to the proposed development with 36 spaces being devoted to residents, 6 spaces for residential visitors and 10 spaces to support the place of worship and day nursery. The proposed development will be accessed from an internal private road and Dunbarton Road. 

City Contact

Cody Morrison
Principal Planner, Development Review
Tel: 905.420.4660 ext. 2913

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

File Numbers

Application number(s): OPA 22-004/P & A 11/22

Supporting Documents

Public Open House Meeting

Date: Wednesday, April 12, 2023
Time: 6:30PM to 8:30PM (Presentations starting at 7:00 PMM)

Dunbarton-Fairport United Church
1066 Dunbarton Road

Pickering, ON L1V 1G8

 View Notice of Public Open House

City Staff Presentation

Applicant Presentation

Statutory Public Information Meeting

Date: Monday, June 5, 2023

7:00 PM

City Hall- Council Chambers
One The Esplanade
Pickering, ON L1V 6K7

Residents can attend the meeting in person, or view the meeting livestream via the City of Pickering’s YouTube channel.

If you wish to speak before Committee regarding this proposal, please follow the instructions on the notice below to sign-up as a delegate.

 Notice of Statutory Public Meeting

Staff Information Report 06-23

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.