Notice: Tenth Line and Mountain Road Improvements


Tenth Line and Mountain Road Improvements

Schedule ‘C’ Municipal Class Environmental Assessment

Notice of Study Commencement / Public information Centre No. 1


The Project
The Town of Collingwood has retained the services of the Ainley Group to undertake a Municipal Class Environmental Assessment (Class EA) and detailed design to facilitate road and intersection improvements on the Tenth Line, from Sixth Street to Mountain Road (approximately 1.2 km) and on Mountain Road from Cambridge Street to the Tenth Line (approximately 1.3 km).  The purpose of this undertaking is to address capacity and operational deficiencies and to accommodate future growth.  This project will provide improvements to the existing road cross-section as well as drainage, safety and intersection improvements including rehabilitation or replacement of the existing Black Ash Creek Bridge. 
The Process
This project will follow the Schedule ‘C’ planning and design process in accordance with the Municipal Class Environmental Assessment (Oct. 2000, as amended 2007, 2011 & 2015). 
Public Information Centre No. 1
The first of two Public Information Centres has been scheduled to introduce the project and to allow all interested parties an opportunity to review the alternative solutions developed to address the identified deficiencies and to discuss the project with the study team.  Public Information Centre No. 1 has been scheduled as follows:
Date:               Thursday, June 1st, 2017.
Time:              4:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.
Location:       Community Room B and C,
      Third Floor
      Collingwood Public Library
      55 Ste. Marie Street
      Collingwood, Ontario L9Y 0W6
Public input is encouraged throughout this process and will be given consideration during the planning and design of this project.  The deadline for the submission of comments following Public Information Centre No. 1 will be June 15, 2017.  Information will be collected in accordance with the Municipal Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act.  With the exception of personal information, all comments will become part of the public record.  
To obtain additional information or to provide input, please contact either of the following members of the study team:

Mr. Trevor Harvey, BSc, C.E.T.

Project Coordinator

Town of Collingwood

545 Tenth Line North, P.O. Box 157

Collingwood, ON  L9Y 3Z5

Tel:  705-445-1292

Fax:  705-445-1286


Mr. Tom Nollert, C.E.T.

Consultant Project Manager

Ainley Group
280 Pretty River Parkway
Collingwood, ON  L9Y 4J5

Tel:  705-445-3460 ext. 156

Fax:  705-445-0968


This notice first issued May 12, 2017.