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Bronson Avenue and Raven Road Transit Priority Improvements

Project Status: 
Planned

Project overview (August 2019)

Project description

The City of Ottawa is planning to implement Transit Priority (TP) improvement measures on Bronson Avenue and Raven Road in order to enhance transit service in the area. This includes the following work:

  • extension of the existing Raven Road to connect to Bronson Avenue
  • a new signalized intersection
  • widening of Bronson Avenue to the east
  • modifications to the northeast corner of the intersection of Raven Road and University Drive
  • review of pedestrian / cycling connectivity

Study Area

Map showing the study area on Bronson Avenue and Raven Road.

Project timing

Environmental assessment completion: November 2019
Design assignment completion: February 2020
Construction completion: September 2020

Project budget

Approved project funds to date are $3,048,000.

Public engagement

A Public Information Session is planned for September 11, 2019 from 6:30 to 8:30 pm at the Ottawa South Community Centre located at 260 Sunnyside Avenue. At this time attendees will be able to review and provide comments on the alternatives being considered.

Contact information

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

Patrick Duquette, P.Eng.
Senior Engineer, Infrastructure Projects
Design and Construction - Municipal
100 Constellation Drive
Ottawa, ON K2G 6J8
Tel: 613-580-2424 ext. 16038

Public information session (September 11, 2019)

Posted: 
Thursday, August 29, 2019, 8:31 am
Last updated: 
Wednesday, September 4, 2019, 2:48 pm

Dates & Times

Wednesday, September 11, 2019,
6:30 pm to 8:30 pm

Location

Ottawa South Community Centre
260 Sunnyside Avenue
Ottawa, ON

The City of Ottawa invites you to a Public Information Session concerning the proposed transit priority improvements on Bronson Avenue and Raven Road. This project is being planned as a Schedule B project under the Municipal Class Environmental Assessment. The public consultation is planned to provide further information to the public on the proposal and to receive input and comment from interested persons.

Who: The design consulting firm, Morrison Hershfield Limited, has been retained to complete the Environmental Assessment and develop the design of the project.

Why: The objective of this project is to enhance transit service in the area.

What: The City of Ottawa is planning to implement Transit Priority (TP) improvement measures on Bronson Avenue and Raven Road in order to enhance transit service in the area. This includes the following work:

  • Extension of the existing Raven Road to connect to Bronson Avenue.
  • A new signalized intersection and widening of Bronson Avenue to the east.
  • Modifications to the northeast corner of the intersection of Raven Road and University Drive.
  • Review of pedestrian/cycling connectivity.

When: Construction is planned to commence in spring of 2020.

Where: Raven Road between University Drive and Bronson Avenue

City staff and the project consultants will be on hand to discuss the current project status and respond to questions.

Accessibility is an important consideration for the City of Ottawa. If you require special accommodation, please contact the undersigned. Accessible formats and communication supports are available.

If you have any questions or comments about this project, please contact the undersigned:

City's Project Manager
Patrick Duquette, P.Eng.
Senior Project Manager
City of Ottawa
Tel: 613-580-2424, ext. 16038

Consultant Environmental Assessment Lead
Kelly Roberts
Senior Environmental Planner
Morrison Hershfield
Tel: 613-739-2910, ext. 1022303

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