We are proud to be involved in many inner-city developments and public-realm improvements in Kensington. We welcome your input and ideas on our projects.
The Dobbin Group is proud to present a new rezoning application for 13 lots on Memorial Drive adjacent to the Kensington Inn. This development is intended to create a new residential building with strong historical inspiration and massing appropriate for the Kensington area while addressing shared lane-way pressures and traffic concerns. This rezoning seeks two tiered density bonussing based upon MC-2 and MH-1 zoning with an ARP amendment to include the site in the ARP’s “mid-rise low density” or new “high...read more
Kensington’s new and exciting mixed-use development, “The Lido Development” is set to premier in the Fall of 2013. Our development partner, Battistella Developments, will be handling the sales launch and sales, visit their website to register for...read more
227, 301 & 303 – 10 Street NW This recently completed rezoning to a Direct Control (DC) Guideline was completed in May 2013. This rezoning paves the way for the development of these properties in the future to utilize the maximum height and floor area ratios provided to properties within the Area Redevelopment Plan and Transit Oriented Development. In addition to the required community consultation on the rezoning, The Dobbin Group also hosted a Laneway Roundtable Discussion to engage the community in addressing concerns about...read more
Our recent contribution to the public realm in Kensington is the new 10A Street Patio, a raised curb patio with custom designed bench & chair forms and colourful bistro-style patio & umbrella sets. This little hot spot is always busy! Created in collaboration with the City of Calgary, this public patio brings even more life to a vibrant street! As part of the project the light control box was painted by our very own Jennifer Dobbin as a TARDIS, featuring major themes from Doctor Who. You can read a little more about this project in...read more
The following are several of The Dobbin Group’s completed projects. Additional developments include warehouse, apartment and residential inner-city buildings and a Partnership with Cadillac Fairview in the Park Place Mall. 302 10 Street NW – CityCore Building Extensive exterior and interior renovations by our partner and tenant CityCore Developments, this building has positively impacted the 10th Street retail presence. 1204 Kensington Road NW – Scotiabank Building Another significant exterior and interior renovation...read more