Woodland Park

EDGAR and BC Housing are proposing to redevelop Woodland Park, over the next 15 - 20 years, into a master planned, well-served community with an innovative mix of housing, significant parks and open space, child care and neighbourhood retail. EDGAR and BC Housing have applied to the City of Port Moody for an Official Community Plan amendment and rezoning, to allow for additional uses, height and density. 

Scroll through the website to learn more about the proposal.

Thank you to everyone that joined us on July 5, 2021 for the Online Open House. If you were unable to attend, you can view a copy of the presentation slides below.

SITE CONTEXT

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Woodland Park is a 23.4 acre site, with 20 existing buildings and 10 surface parking lots which were built in the 1960s. There are currently 200 market rental units. The site is steeply sloped, from Cecile Drive to Clarke Road, with a vertical drop of approximately100 feet. The site also contains a significant amount of environmentally sensitive areas (ESAs) (22% of the total site area).

neighbourhood context

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Woodland Park is situated among some of Port Moody’s greatest green space, close to schools, recreation facilities, and a 20-minute walk to neighbourhood shops and services.

 

The Proposal

Scroll through the proposal by clicking the "next" arrow on the right hand side, you may also enlarge the images by clicking the image.

 

Project highlights

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housing
  • 22% of the site’s housing will be rental housing (457 homes)

  • 325 will be non-market affordable rental homes (provided in first phase)

  • 132 will be market rental homes (provided in third phase)

  • 1,404 up to 1,595 s (with density transfer) strata homes 

  • 73% of the site's housing will be family-oriented

  • 292 of the units will be ground-oriented townhomes

parks & open Space
  • Approximately 70% of the entire site will be open space

  • 3 acres of publicly accessible parks space (2 new parks and a 1.5 km multi-use trail)

  • 22% of the site maintained as environmentally sensitive area

  • Remaining area includes significant open green space between the buildings

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Community Amenities
  • 11,800 square foot child care, with up to 93 spaces

  • 19,000 square foot retail component

  • A public art budget of $2.8 million* will provide public art throughout the site, strengthening Port Moody’s character as the “City of the Arts”

  • 5 acres of land dedicated to the City for a new road link at Highview Place, potential firehall station, and environmentally sensitive area

  • Transportation improvements including Highview Place road link, 2-way cycling lane along Cecile, Angela and Highview Pl, car share, electric vehicle and e-bike infrastructure and more

*Current estimate subject to change based on final project proposal, decisions and budget.

 

PROJECT TIMELINE

First and Second Reading Approval of the Policy and Bylaw Changes

(Spring/Summer 2021)

BC Housing

RFP Process

(Mid-2021)

Apply for Development and Building Permits 

(Late 2021/Early 2022)

Project

Completion

Estimated 2036*

Public Info Session #4

(July 2021)

Public Hearing

3rd Reading

(July 20, 2021)

Final Approval of the Bylaw

(Late 2021)

Construction on 

Phase 1 begins

(Late 2022/

Early 2023)*

*Dates to be confirmed and are subject to change, and to City approval.