WATERLOO — Iconic. Remarkable. Futuristic. Those were just three of the words councillors used Monday to describe a five-building, multiuse project on a massive swath of land at 124 and 130 Columbia St.
The approved plan includes Five buildings ranging from 6 to 14 storeys. Six hundred one- and two-bedroom units, 769 bedrooms. 2,250 square metres of commercial space. 283 parking spaces, mostly underground with walking distance to transit, employment and the universities.