The City of Ottawa will start construction work near your neighbourhood. This work is being conducted to construct the new Innovation Station and Park and Ride Facility southwest of the Innovation Drive and Terry Fox Drive intersection.
Who: Karson Asphalt Paving Inc. will be completing the work for the City of Ottawa.
Why: The City of Ottawa will be constructing a new transit station and park and ride facility including new intersections on Terry Fox Drive and Innovation Drive to provide access to the facility.
Where: The site location boundary is Terry Fox Drive to the north, Innovation Drive to the east, Goulbourn Forced Road to the south and the Hydro One transmission corridor to the west.
What: Work will include:
- New signal controlled intersections on Terry Fox Drive and Innovation Drive for access to the facility including roadway widenings to provide turning lanes;
- New transit station, bus-lay-by and bus turnaround;
- New transit only connection to Goulbourn Forced Road;
- Two new access roads through the transit station and park and ride facility including a parking lot with capacity for 252 vehicles;
- New multi-use pathway through the site between Terry Fox Drive and Goulbourn Forced Road.
When: The work is tentatively planned to begin the week of March 28th. Construction of the facility is anticipated to be completed in late 2016 with final landscaping completed during the spring of 2017.
Please note that the City of Ottawa Noise By-law (2004-253) allows construction activity to occur weekdays between 7 a.m. and 10 p.m. On Saturdays, work is permitted between 7 a.m. and 10 p.m., while Sunday and statutory holiday work is allowed between 9 a.m. and 10 p.m.
Accessibility is an important consideration for the City of Ottawa. The City makes every effort to provide access through and around construction sites. If you require special accommodation, please contact the Contractor’s representative.
Karson Asphalt Paving Limited will be assuming full responsibility for the construction work until it is entirely complete. The Contractor will take every precaution necessary to minimize interruptions to the everyday life of your family and/or operation of your business, but as you can appreciate, there may be some inconvenience during the course of the operation of the work, such as delays when travelling by the construction zone, noise, dust and vibration. We would like to thank you for your patience and co-operation. Every effort is being made to reduce the duration of the construction impacts in your community.
For any emergency outside normal working hours on weekdays and on weekends, please call the City at 3-1-1.
Should you have any questions or concerns, please do not hesitate to contact:
Karson Asphalt Paving Inc.
Todd Williams - Project Manager
Jack Lay, P.Eng.
Stantec Consulting Ltd.
City’s Project Manager:
Danny Palermo, P.Eng.
Senior Engineer, Infrastructure Projects
Design and Construction Municipal West
(613) 580-2424, Ext. 25568
Stantec Consulting Ltd.