Category: Councillor Update

Construction on the new Kizell Pond Trail has started

Construction has started on the Kizell Pond Trail as well as a new parking lot for residents to easily access the trails. The trail can be accessed on the north side from Goulbourn Forced Road via a new parking lot under construction. The trail on the south side can also be accessed at various points in the Richardson Ridge and Kanata Estates subdivisions.   The …

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Campeau Drive Extension Update

Construction continues on the Campeau Drive extension project. Upon completion, this project will create an important connection to Arcadia, Tanger Outlets and the Kanata West Business Park. The project, which extends Campeau Drive from Country Glen Way to Didsbury Road, includes a four-lane road, segregated cycling lanes, sidewalks, the roundabout at Winterset Road, two signalized intersections at Kanata Commons and Didsbury Road, and a new bridge over the …

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Proposed Sidewalk Projects on parts of Varley Dr and Leacock Dr

The following new sidewalks are planned for the Kanata North neighbourhood of Beaverbrook: Varley Drive west from Beaverbrook Road to Carr Crescent north (east side) Varley Drive east from Beaverbrook Road to Milne Crescent north (west side) Leacock Drive west from Beaverbrook Road to The Parkway (west side) Some residents are concerned about pedestrian safety along Varley Drive and Leacock Drive. Having three elementary …

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Halton Terrace Proposed Sidewalk Project

A new sidewalk is planned on the south side of Halton Terrace from Flamborough Way to Newcastle Avenue that will improve safety and connectivity within the community. You can share your feedback on October 6th at 7 p.m., during a virtual public consultation with city staff and me. Staff will provide a brief background and description of the proposed project and limits. Currently, the project is in the early planning stages. When planning …

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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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