Completed Guidelines

The Design and Planning Guidelines contained within this section have completed their public consultation phase and have been approved by City Council for implementation.
 

Environmental Noise Control

Environmental Noise Control Guideline

[ PDF 1.71 MB ]

May 10, 2006

Urban Design Guidelines for Development along Traditional Mainstreets

Urban Design Guidelines for Development along Traditional Mainstreets

[ PDF 1.46 MB ]

May 24, 2006

Outdoor Patio Design Guidelines

Outdoor Patio Design Guideline

[ PDF 4.96 MB ]

Urban Design Guidelines for Drive-Through Facilities

Urban Design Guidelines for Drive-Through Facilities

[ PDF 1.89 MB ]

May 24, 2006

Regional Road Corridor Design Guidelines

Regional Road Corridor Design Guidelines

[ PDF 7.39 MB ]

Urban Design Guidelines for Gas Stations

[ PDF 1.66 MB ]

May 24, 2006

Right-of-Way Lighting Policy

Right-of-Way Lighting Policy

[ PDF 4.22 MB ]

Urban Design Guidelines for Greenfield Neighbourhoods

Urban Design Guidelines for Greenfield Neighbourhoods

[ PDF 3.83 MB ]

Transit-Oriented Development Guidelines

Transit-Oriented Development Guidelines

[ PDF 2.89 MB ]

September 26, 2007

Urban Design Guidelines for Large-Format Retail

Urban Design Guidelines for Large-Format Retail

[ PDF 1.95 MB ]

May 24, 2006

Urban Design Guidelines for Development along Arterial Mainstreets

Urban Design Guidelines for Development along Arterial Mainstreets

[ PDF 1.83 MB ]

May 24, 2006

Urban Design Guidelines for Low-rise Infill Housing

Urban Design Guidelines for Low-rise Infill Housing

[ PDF 2 MB ]

Road Corridor Planning & Design Guidelines

Road Corridor Planning & Design Guidelines

[ PDF 3.7 MB ]

October 2008

Rural Village Design Guidelines

[ PDF 2.66 MB ]

November 2009

Urban Design Guidelines for High-Rise Housing

Urban Design Guidelines for High-Rise Housing

[ PDF 3.25 MB ]

October 2009

Johnston Road concept plan

Johnston Road Concept Plan

[ PDF 70 KB ]

Gateway Design Consolidated Design Guidelines for New Development Application Gateway Features
[ PDF 286 KB ]
 Downtown moves

Downtown moves: Transforming Ottawa’s streets

[ PDF 15.5 MB ]

Park and Pathway Development Manual Park and Pathway Development Manual [ PDF 3.89 MB ]  cover of plan Building Better and Smarter Suburbs: Strategic Directions and Action Plan [ PDF 4.52 MB ]