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Lakeside general manager David Prystay says the plan to add residences has been three years in the making first thought of between he and the late Nick Bevanda, a well known architect who passed away last year, as well as Greyback Construction general manager Matt Kenyon.

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“It could be a landmark building.”

The section of property will need to be rezoned for residential use, and it unclear when the application will be before city council.

“We received (the application) approximately a month and a half ago. Staff are in the early stages of our technical review process. and once our community feedback session is completed tonight, we going to be summarizing all of that information,” said Anthony Haddad, the city director of developmental services.