2. Study Process

This study is following the requirements for a Group ‘B’ project under the MTO Class Environmental Assessment for Provincial Transportation Facilities (2000).

A Transportation Environmental Study Report (TESR) will be prepared and made available for public and agency review for a period of 30‐days at the completion of the study which will document the following:

  • A description of the evaluation of alternatives and selection of the preferred alternative
  • A summary of potential environmental effects and mitigation measures
  • A summary of consultation undertake throughout the project


Notification, advising of the times and locations of the availability of the TESR for review will be published in local newspapers and mailed to those on the Project Contact List.

To be added to the Project Contact List, please complete a comment sheet or email the Project Team at:


Notice of Study Commencement

January 2020

Generate and Assess Preliminary Design Alternatives

Public Information Centre #1

June 2020

Evaluate and Select the Preliminary Preferred Design Alternative

Public Information Centre #2 (WE ARE HERE)

March 2022

Develop Preferred Preliminary Design Alternative

Notice of Study Completion and Transportation Environment Study Report (TESR) Submission

TESR 30-Day Public Review

Environmental Clearance