PUBLIC INFORMATION SESSION


West Transitway Extension (Bayshore Station to Moodie Drive)

Detailed Design Study – Revised Implementation Strategy

 

PUBLIC INFORMATION SESSION

May 2015

 

Monday, June 8, 2015

6:30 to 8:30 p.m.

Michele Heights Community Centre

2955 Michele Drive, Ottawa, ON

The City of Ottawa invites you to attend a Public Information Session for an update on the West Transitway Extension (Bayshore Station to Moodie Drive) project.

 

WHY:                    To improve transit service reliability, the City has developed a plan to extend the West Transitway from Bayshore Station to Moodie Drive. This plan received provincial environmental assessment (EA) approval in 2012. Recently, as part of the detailed design, City staff have identified the potential to reduce the current construction costs by revising the approach for the Transitway extension near Moodie Drive. This recommendation will be presented to Council for approval.

 

WHAT:                 The Public Information Session will allow residents to learn about the proposed revisions.

 

                                The revised implementation plan includes the extension of the West Transitway from west of Holly Acres Road to Moodie Drive and a new transit station near Corkstown Road (east of Moodie Drive).

 

At the Public Information Session, residents will be able to review the proposed revisions to the implementation strategy, background reports and the proposed design plans, and ask questions. Representatives from the City, the consulting team and the Ward Councillor will be available to discuss the project with you.

 

WHEN:                 Construction on this project is currently planned to begin in late 2015 and is estimated to be ready for use in late 2017.

 

WHERE:               This project will occur immediately north of the Highway 417 westbound lanes, from west of Holly Acres Road to Moodie Drive.

 

Accessibility

Accessibility is an important consideration for the City of Ottawa. If you require special accommodation, please contact the City’s Senior Project Manager below.

 

For further information about this project and/or to submit comments, please contact:

 

Jeffrey Waara, P.Eng.

Senior Project Manager

Infrastructure Services Department

City of Ottawa

100 Constellation Crescent, 6th floor

Ottawa, ON K2G 6J8

Tel: (613) 580-2424 ext. 27805

Fax: (613) 560-6064

Jeffrey.Waara@ottawa.ca

Patrick Hill, P.Eng.

Consultant Project Manager

MMM Group Limited

1145 Hunt Club Road

Ottawa, ON K1V 0Y3

Tel: (613) 736-7200 ext. 3241

Fax: (613) 736-8710

HillP@mmm.ca

 

 

Accessible formats and communication supports are available, upon request, at the following link: https://app06.ottawa.ca/cgi-bin/form.cgi?dir=accessibility_request&form=form_accessibility_en

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