At our Public Planning Meeting, Council had an application that was in front of us for the second time. The application seeks to sever 3 lots on Cousins Drive and build 5 homes. The first time we had this application before Council, every member present made the same point – that 5 homes was not acceptable. Council asked that the applicant come back to Council at a future Public Planning meeting with a revised application that addressed the concerns that had been raised. The “new” application was before Council last evening and, frankly, I was astounded by what was before us. It was largely the same proposal we had seen previously – for 5 homes on 3 lots. I put forward a motion to deny the application as it is non-compatible in keeping with the existing neighbourhood. Council in the majority on a recorded vote (6-2) approved the motion to deny the application ( Councillor Abel and Pirri opposed). Here is what I said….