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Ashburn Drive, Wigan Drive, Hogan Street and Ness Street Road Reconstruction, Watermain and Sewer Replacements

Project Status: 
Underway

Project Overview

The City of Ottawa has identified the need to replace sanitary sewers and watermains on Ashburn Drive, Wigan Drive, Hogan Street and Ness Street with construction planned to begin in 2020. 

The proposed scope of work involves full road reconstruction including new sidewalks as well as minor road widenings in select locations to improve safety.

Study Area

The study area below identifies the project limits for these planned renewal works.   

Hogan, Wigan, Ashburn, Ness Project study area

Study Process

The Study Process to determine the surface design of these streets will follow the City of Ottawa Complete Street Implementation Framework, including Official Plan policy directions and public consultation.

The focus in 2017 will be to confirm sidewalk locations and the extent of the minor road widenings. Detailed design will follow in 2018/2019 with an emphasis on specific details such as road, sewer and watermain locations and elevations, landscaping and traffic management during construction.

Timelines

Provided below are tentative timelines for this project:

  • Public Information Session #1 (Road and Sidewalk Scope) – 2017
  • Detail Design – 2018-2019
  • Public Information Session #2 (Details Review) – 2018/2019
  • Construction – 2020

Get involved!

Public input and comments are welcomed in 2017 with respect to the roadway scope of work, including the need for sidewalks, and in 2018/2019 as part of the review of the specific details of work. All Public Information Session materials, including additional project updates, will be available on this website for review and comment. You are encouraged to participate.

For further information or comments, please contact the City’s project manager below:

Neeti Paudel, E.I.T.
Technologist, Monitoring and Evaluation
Transportation Engineering Services
Transportation Services Department
613-580-2424, ext. 22284
Email: neeti.paudel@ottawa.ca

Public Information Session #1 - November 23, 2017

The City of Ottawa has identified the need to replace sanitary sewers and watermains on Ashburn Drive, Wigan Drive, Hogan Street and Ness Street. The proposed scope of work involves full road reconstruction including new sidewalks as well as minor road widenings in select locations to improve safety. The purpose of this Information Session is to receive input on the sidewalk requirements and possible minor road widenings.

Please join Councillor Keith Egli and City staff to learn more about this project, including opportunities to provide your input. The format for this Information Session will include display board information as well as a slide presentation that will begin at 7 p.m. followed by a question and answer session.

Accessibility is an important consideration for the City of Ottawa. If you require special accommodation, please call or email the project manager below prior to the meeting.

Tell Us What You Think

Complete the feedback questionnaire or email your questions/comments by Monday December 31, 2017, to:

Neeti Paudel, EIT
Technologist, Monitoring and Evaluation
Transportation Engineering Services
Transportation Services Department
613-580-2424, ext.22284
Email: neeti.paudel@ottawa.ca

Dates & Times

Thursday, November 23, 2017,
6:30 pm to 8:30 pm

Location

St. Pius X High School
Room B204 (Cafeteria)
1481 Fisher Avenue
Ottawa, ON
Presentation at 7 p.m.