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Consultation Lincoln Fields to Bayshore

Open House - June 19, 2014

Planning and Environmental Assessment Study

Thursday, June 19, 2014
Foster Farm Community Centre Gymnasium
1065 Ramsey Crescent, Ottawa
6 to 8:30 p.m.
Transit Access: approximately 250m walk from Pinecrest Station

By attending this open house session, you will learn more about this study for a light rail transit (LRT) corridor to run between the planned Western LRT Corridor (from a junction south of Lincoln Fields Station) and Bayshore Station. At the meeting, City Staff will provide information on the process and objectives and identify preliminary design issues to be addressed by the study. You will have the opportunity to meet and discuss your comments with the study team.

The City's Transportation Master Plan (TMP 2013) identifies the Western Light Rail Transit Corridor Extension as a component of the future expanded rapid transit network, integral to achieving modal share targets for public transportation.

Study Area

The Study Area extends between the existing Transitway (from a junction south of Lincoln Fields Station) and Bayshore Station, along Highway 417. It includes Connaught Park and Pinecrest Creek towards the east.

Proposed Western LRT Extension alignment

The Environmental Assessment portion of the study will be undertaken in accordance with the Transit Project Assessment Process (TPAP) as prescribed in Ontario Regulation 231/08, Transit Projects. The final Environmental Project Report will be integrated with that of the Western Light Rail Transit Corridor (Bayview to Baseline) Planning and Environmental Assessment Study.

Accessibility is an important consideration for the City of Ottawa. If you require special accommodation, please call or e-mail the project lead below.

Questions? Please contact:

Nelson Edwards
Senior Project Manager
Transportation Planning
110 Laurier Avenue West
613-580-2424, ext. 21290
Fax: 613-580-2570
E-mail: Nelson.Edwards@ottawa.ca