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WHAT'S GOING ON HERE? Low-density residential development proposed near Yonge in Oak Ridges

Applications seek permit for 4 single detached dwelling units
Feb. 28, 2022
Yoyo Yan

A low-density residential development has been proposed for four single detached dwelling units near Yonge Street and King Road.


Who: Babak Masoodi and Alireza Saremi

Where: 51 Elm Grove Ave.

What: A request has been received to amend the Zoning Bylaw and for approval of a Plan of Subdivision for lands on the address above. The applications seek to permit the construction of a low density residential development comprising four single detached dwelling units and the extension of Carmela Avenue.

What next: A "complete" development application has been received by the City of Richmond Hill pursuant to the Planning Act. The application has been circulated to city departments and external agencies for review and comment. A Council Public Meeting will be scheduled and held at a later date, with formal notice being provided pursuant to the statutory requirements of the Planning Act.

Any person wishing to submit written comments that will become part of the public record may do so by email to, or by mail to the City Clerk, The Corporation of the City of Richmond Hill, 225 East Beaver Creek Rd., Richmond Hill, Ont., L4B 3P4, or fax to 905-771-2502.

Contact: Additional information about the application may be obtained by contacting the assigned planner, Sandra DeMaria, at 905-747-6312 or

If you wish to be notified of the passing or refusal of the proposed Zoning Bylaw Amendment, you must make a written request to the City Clerk.