The subdivision of 8.3 hectares of land to provide for phase 9 of the Whistle Bend subdivision development was approved by city council at its July 25 meeting.
Council OKed phase 9 subject to the condition that the Yukon government enter into a development agreement with the city.
The government owns the land and has been the primary developer of Whistle Bend.
The most recent subdivision approval for Whistle Bend was in 2018 for phases seven and eight.
Phase 9 includes 53 single-family lots, 28 duplex lots, eight townhouse lots, nine condo townhouse parcels and one multifamily lot, for a total of 99 lots.
It’s estimated phase 9 will yield between 130 and 170 living units.
In keeping with the theme of naming streets in Whistle Bend after northern steamships, the street names proposed are Alert Avenue, Aurora Drive and Hope Street.