Just 3 blocks away from Commercial Dr. and 1st Ave. East. Grandview-Woodland is an ethnically diverse area full of eclectic charm and character. A very popular Vancouver attraction is Commercial Drive, known as The Drive by locals, which is a mix of old-world charm meets modern hipness, and one of the city's organic-food hubs. Land assembly opportunity. The intent of this new zone is to provide more housing opportunities through permitting 4-storey low-rise apartments, creating a transition between higher density development and lower-scaled residential areas nearby.