Category: Councillor Update

Campeau Drive Extension Project Update

The Campeau Drive Extension project is progressing well. The Province has not suspended work on this project due to COVID-19. The City and contractor continue to work closely to ensure that all recommended safety measures are being followed.    Since ground broke on this project in January, the following tasks have been completed:   Earth excavation, site grading and granular work …

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Transportation Master Plan Update

Last June, Council approved the scope of work for completing the Transportation Master Plan update including updates to the Active Transportation Plan with the intended completion date of April 2022. This deadline was created based on the key milestones listed in the Scope of Work including; a new Origin-Destination Survey, coordination with the Official Plan review, and public consultation milestones.   Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, there will be some changes with respect …

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New Roundabout at Huntmar and Richardson Side Road

Beginning in August, the city will start constructing a new roundabout at the Huntmar Drive and Richardson Side Road intersection. The work will include the construction of a single entry and exit roundabout with a pedestrian crossing around the intersection that will provide a connection to the paved shoulders of the road.  This much-needed roundabout will improve traffic flow and enhance the safety for all road users. Construction is …

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Campeau Drive Extension Project Update

The Campeau Drive Extension project is well underway. Unlike many other projects, the Province has not suspended work on this project due to COVID-19. The city is continuing to work closely with the contractor to ensure strict safety measures are being followed. Ground broke for this project in January 2020. To date, the crews have …

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June 2020 Transportation Updates

Councillor Sudds shared many transportation updates at the June committee meeting. These updates can be seen in the attached presentation. The topics include: Trailhead Signs March Road Repaving/Cycling Improvements Herzberg Sewer Project Sidewalk Projects Temporary Traffic Calming Measures Campeau Road Huntmar Environmental Study OC Transpo Service Changes

OC Transpo Service Change for January 2020

Councillor Sudds has announced that OC Transpo will be making several service changes in Kanata North starting in January: Route 63 will improve service to Gatineau with two more trips in the morning and four more in the evening.  Route 266 stop will be relocated from Stop A to Stop B at Tunney’s Pasture.  Reliability will improve …

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City launches a new Strategic Road Safety Action Plan

Councillor Gower (Stittsville) has posted about the city’s new Strategic Road Safety Action Plan that is built on a some key themes: Prioritizing human life and health. Safety is a shared responsibility between roadway providers, regulators and users. Human error on the roadway should not lead to death or serious injury, and road traffic systems …

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Transit Update

Councillor Sudds has posted that at the Transit Commission last week, OC Transpo management promised to inform Councillors with specifics of what the 40 additional buses that were recently reinstated would mean for our communities.  What this means for Kanata North is that additional capacity has been deployed to the following routes: Morning routes: 62, 63, and 66   Afternoon routes: 62, …

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2018/2019 Ward 4 Winter Report

Councillor Sudds has published the Kanata North 2018/2019 winter maintenance report, summarizing the   feedback received from our community. This has been shared with city staff to make improvements for future years. Winter-Report-Final

Improvements to March Road Signal Timing

  Councillor Sudds has been working with the city to find solutions to ease thedaily congestion on March Road leading into the Kanata North Technology Park. A thorough traffic study was undertaken, collecting data, and new signal timing plans were developed, using computer software simulation. After running many tests and fine-tuning the system, updates to …

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