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To accommodate growth in the Kanata South and Stittsville communities, this project involves the widening to four lanes of Old Richmond Road and West Hunt Club Road between Hope Side Road and 200m east of Moodie Drive. The project also includes roundabouts at Hope Side Road/Old Richmond Road, Stonehaven/Old Richmond Road, and Old Richmond Road/West Hunt Club Road. Resurfacing of Hope Side Road between Freeport and Old Richmond Road is also included.
As part of the 2020 budget, additional funds have been secured to widen West Hunt Club Road, east of Moodie Drive to Highway 416. Work includes:
- Tree removal to accommodate construction;
- Widen and resurface West Hunt Club Road west of Moodie Drive to Highway 416
- New tree planting and landscaping; and
- Environmental mitigation on-site and wetland compensation off-site.
Preliminary design: 2015 to 2016
Detailed design: 2016 to 2018
Construction (original scope): 2019 to late 2020
Construction of new extension: 2020 to mid 2021
Project funds approved to date are $44,000,000.
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 City’s Project Manager.
COVID-19 is an unprecedented situation and the City of Ottawa is committed to protecting people and the community. The Province of Ontario has allowed certain businesses and workplaces, including all municipal construction projects, to continue operations subject to compliance with strict public health and safety protocols. The City is working closely with the industry and complying with restrictions and recommendations provided by municipal, provincial and federal health officials, as well as the Ministry of Labour, Training and Skills Development.
For further information or to provide comments, please contact the City’s project manager.