Oakdale – Burquitlam Transit-oriented Development Opportunity
The subject site is designated as “Townhousing” through the Burquitlam Lougheed Neighborhood Plan (BLNP), specifically RT-2 or RM-2. This premier site is fronting Thompson Avenue (south) and is within walking distance to the Burquitlam Skytrain Station, future YMCA, and multiple commercial amenities.
Thompson Avenue presents an incredible opportunity for vibrant townhouse living and provides exemplary dimensions for an effective townhouse development. $3 CAC is applied to all density over and above existing residential to a maximum of 1.4 FSR and allows for a maximum of three storeys. Permitted forms of construction include slab-on-grade townhouse, traditional row townhouse w/ underground parkade, or stacked townhouse w/ underground parkade.
The Burquitlam Lougheed Neighborhood Plan ( BLNP ) was fully adopted as of June 26, 2017. The Oakdale Planning Area Designations were approved and adopted into the BLNP on Feb 24, 2020, receiving unanimous support from the city council. All future developments within Oakdale shall be guided by the BLNP (Burquitlam Lougheed Neighbourhood Plan) and related official documents.