Project benefits

Rendering and aerial view of PARC Victoria

Victoria PARC is being designed and planned to provide a host of benefits. These benefits include:

Housing

  • Total renal units: 263
  • Rental unit mix: 1-bedroom, 1-bedroom + den, 2-bedroom, 2-bedroom + den, 3-bedroom
  • Accommodations for independent seniors: 221 (13 studio suites with affordable housing subsidy).
  • Non-age specific rental units: 42 (for the first 5 years)

Greenspace

  • Themed roof gardens and green roofs (accessible to the public at certain times)
  • Designated public rest areas along Fort, Quadra and Broughton streets
  • Urban agriculture

Amenities

  • Medical offices
  • Dining venues
  • Retail spaces
  • Licensed childcare
  • Leisure amenities
  • Offices
  • Meeting and co-working spaces
  • Fitness amenities

Community and recreation

Enhanced streetscape

  • Public art
  • Wider side walks and street trees
  • Animated storefronts

Transportation

  • Easy access by foot, bicycle or scooter
  • Start/end-of-trip bicycle facilities
  • Public, staff and resident parking
  • Proposed parking spaces: Retail/personal service (28), PARC staff/residential (87), childcare (7), medical office (8)