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Public Notice

16th Avenue

Notice of Study Commencement

Municipal Class Environmental Assessment Studies of 16th Avenue

Study A, between Yonge Street and Woodbine Avenue and Study B, between Woodbine Avenue and York/Durham Line in the Town of Richmond Hill and the City of Markham

The Regional Municipality of York is beginning two transportation Environmental Assessment Studies (EA Studies) for 16th Avenue. Study A is between Yonge Street and Woodbine Avenue in the Town of Richmond Hill and the City of Markham and Study B is between Woodbine Avenue and York/Durham Line in the City of Markham.

The two EA Studies will identify possible improvements to 16th Avenue to accommodate the current and future transportation needs of pedestrians, cyclists, transit users and motorists along this corridor.

Graphic map showing the study area on 16th Avenue. For a detailed description of this map please call 1 877 464 9675 extension 75560.

York Region is looking for residents and stakeholders to provide their feedback and suggestions throughout the EA studies. Information regarding open houses and other community events will be published in newspapers, on the Environmental Assessment Study page and on York Region’s Facebook and Twitter social media channels.

To submit a comment, question or for more information, please contact:

Ashley Pacheco
Communications and Community Engagement Specialist
The Regional Municipality of York
Phone: 1-877-464-9675 ext. 75886

The studies are being conducted in accordance with Schedule ‘C’ of the Municipal Class Environmental Assessment document (October 2000, as amended). This notice was issued on June 20, 2016. Personal information submitted is collected, maintained and disclosed under the authority of the Environmental Assessment Act and the Municipal Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act for transparency and consultation purposes. Personal information you submit will become part of a public record that is available to the general public, unless you request that your personal information remain confidential.

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