Kings Mill Park Shoreline and Habitat Work

Proposed amendment:

Concert Properties (on behalf of the City of North Vancouver) proposes to extend the validity of the approved permit (PER No. 18-074), which expires on December 31, 2023. The amendment is being requested because the project is dependent on the municipal approval process for the design of the related upland residential development (outside the port authority's jurisdiction). There are no changes to the approved construction activities or scope of the work. 

Approved project:

Concert Properties, on behalf of City of North Vancouver, propose to conduct shoreline and habitat work along a 670 metre section of the shoreline at Harbourside Drive in North Vancouver.

A larger redevelopment project, the Harbouside Waterfront Development Project, includes mixed-use commercial and residential community development, construction of four new pocket beach habitats, and the installation of a sheet pile wall. These works  are located on municipal lands, and are therefore outside of the scope of this review.

Shoreline works proposed on Federal managed lands and waters include the construction of five rocky reef headlands and upgrades to an existing stormwater outfall. The shoreline works are proposed for flood protection improvements, marine habitat enhancements, and integration of the shoreline with the upland development. The rocky reef headlands will make use of existing riprap and serve to protect the new pocket beach habitats from erosion and to enhance marine habitat. The existing stormwater outfall and headwall is proposed to be upgraded and extended to align with the eastern most rocky headland. Construction of rocky headlands are anticipated to be completed from the upland by excavator and take place in the fish least risk window for Burrard Inlet.


This map is for illustrative purposes. The markers represent the approximate locations based on available data. More than one marker may be identified for a given assessment.


Latest update

Modification de la date d'expiration du permis de projet approuvé de travaux de restauration de l’habitat et du rivage au parc Kings Mill – Le public est invité à formuler des commentaires. 

Le 4 mai 2023 – Dans le cadre de son processus d'examen environnemental et d'examen de projet, l’Administration portuaire Vancouver-Fraser doit déterminer si la proposition de modification de la date d'expiration du permis du projet approuvé de travaux de restauration de l’habitat et du rivage au parc Kings Mill est susceptible d'entraîner des effets environnementaux néfastes importants. Le projet se situe sur le rivage adjacent au chemin Harbourside à North Vancouver (C.-B.). Les commentaires écrits doivent être présentés d’ici au 2 juin 2023. .



Project and Environmental Review
Vancouver Fraser Port Authority
100 The Pointe, 999 Canada Place
Vancouver, British Columbia V6C 3T4

  • Location

    • Kings Mill Park Shoreline and Habitat Work (British Columbia)
  • Nature of Activity

    • Ports and Harbours
    • Other, not otherwise specified
  • Assessment Status

    In progress
  • Start Date

  • Proponent

    City of North Vancouver
  • Authorities

    • Vancouver Fraser Port Authority
  • Assessment Type

    Project on federal lands
  • Reference Number


Nearby assessments

...within 200 kilometres
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