Lakeshore Developments Inc. - Certificate of property use

Instrument type: Certificate of property use

ERO number
Ministry reference number
Notice type
Environmental Protection Act, R.S.O. 1990
Posted by
Ministry of the Environment, Conservation and Parks
Notice stage
Proposal posted
Comment period
March 10, 2023 - April 24, 2023 (45 days) Closed
Last updated

This consultation was open from:

March 10, 2023
to April 24, 2023

Proposal summary

The ministry has accepted a risk assessment prepared for the owner, Lakeshore Developments Inc., as part of their development plans for a property at 2150 and 2194 Lake Shore Boulevard West, Toronto. The director is considering issuing a Certificate of Property Use.

Location details

Site address

2150 and 2194 Lake Shore Boulevard West
Toronto, ON
M8V 1A3

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Lakeshore Developments Inc.
85 Hanna Avenue
Suite 400
Toronto, ON
M6K 3S3

Proposal details

A risk assessment was undertaken for this property to establish the risks that the contaminants identified in the risk assessment may pose to future users and to identify appropriate risk management measures to be implemented to ensure that the property is suitable for the intended use of residential as defined by Ontario Regulation 153/04 (the "Regulation"), as amended, made under the Environmental Protection Act (the "Act").

Based on the documents provided to the ministry as part of the risk assessment reports, the reviewers confirmed that the risk assessment has been conducted in accordance with the Act, the Regulation, and the associated guidance documents. The director provided the proponent with written Notice of the Director’s Decision to accept the risk assessment relating to the property in accordance with section 168.5 of the Act.

The director is considering issuing a Certificate of Property Use (CPU) in relation to the property. The CPU incorporates the risk management measures proposed in the risk assessment and any additional conditions proposed by the director. A section 197 Order is included and requires that a certificate be registered on the property title in accordance with section 197 of the Act and that before dealing with the property in any way, a copy of the CPU must be given to any person who will acquire an interest in the property.

The proposed risk management measures include:

  • building construction restrictions
  • barriers to site soils
  • inspection and maintenance program of barriers to site soils
  • soil and groundwater management plan
  • site specific heath and safety plan for workers
  • groundwater monitoring program
  • reporting requirements

The proposed CPU No. 7170-C8LNEJ, including the section 197 Order, is provided as a link under the supporting materials section of this notice.

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Toronto District Office

5775 Yonge Street
8th Floor
Toronto, ON
M2M 4J1


Commenting is now closed.

The comment period was from March 10, 2023
to April 24, 2023

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