Community Meeting to Discuss 87 Mann Avenue

There will be a public meeting to discuss the proposal for the redevelopment of 87 Mann Avenue (former St. Clement Church).

Thursday, February 28th, 2013
7:00pm- 9:00pm
Sandy Hill Community Centre (250 Somerset Street East)


To retain the church and demolish the existing attached dwelling on the site and replace it with new construction while converting the site to a multi-unit residential building.

Required Zoning By-law Amendments:

  • To create one consistent zoning for the entire property.
  • To add “Apartment Dwelling-Low Rise” and “Neighbourhood Commercial” as Permitted Uses for the site.
  • To reduce the amount of Required Parking.

Members of the public with an interest in this application who are unable to attend can contact Rakan Abushaar, proponent, at

This meeting is being hosted by the proponent and the project team.


A letter from ASH was sent to Mr. Abushaar after the January ASH meeting. ASH supports the repurposing approach for the church property although there are a number of concerns that need to be addressed.

Letter from ASH Concerning 87 Mann – 11 Feb 2013