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Online Open House – We want your feedback!

York Region is undertaking a Schedule ‘C’ Municipal Class Environmental Assessment Study to address existing and future transportation needs for Kennedy Road from Steeles Avenue to Major Mackenzie Drive. The proposed improvements will help manage traffic congestion and assist the needs of pedestrians, cyclists, public transit users and motorists. The study area falls within the City of Markham.

Thank you for participating in our Open House. Please take a few minutes to review the materials and offer your comments.

Step #1:  Review the Open House slides
Step #2:  Offer your comments on the proposed project direction
Step #3:  Join our mailing list and stay informed


Review the Open House Materials

Public consultation is a very important part of the Environmental Assessment process. The purpose of this Online Open House is to share the following information and collect your feedback:

  • Background and summary of the project
  • Update on the EA Study following Open House One
  • Analysis and evaluation of design alternatives
  • Preliminary preferred design
  • Next steps in the study

Navigate the slides using the directional arrows. If you would like to view the documents in high-resolution format, please refer to the links below.

 

 

View in High Resolution (PDF)

View Recommended Roll Plan 1 (PDF)

View Recommended Roll Plan 2 (PDF)

View Recommended Roll Plan 3 (PDF)

View Recommended Roll Plan 4 (PDF)


Provide Comment on the Project Here


Project Background

The Regional Municipality of York is undertaking a Schedule ‘C’ Municipal Class Environmental Assessment (EA) Study to review the current and future transportation needs on Kennedy Road between Steeles Avenue and Major Mackenzie Drive in the City of Markham.

Kennedy Road Study Area Graphic Map. For a detailed description contact 1 877 464 9675 extension 75908.

 


Public Notices

Notice Study of Commencement - May 18, 2017

Notice of Open House - February 8, 2018

Notice of Open House 2 - November 14, 2019


Public Open Houses

Throughout the duration of the EA Study, the public is encouraged to provide comments, feedback and submit questions regarding the project.

Open House 1 – Wednesday, February 21, 2018 and Thursday, February 22, 2018

The first Open House was held at Milliken Mills Community Centre and Angus Glen Community Centre both in the City of Markham. The following information was provided:

  • Purpose of the study
  • Planning for the future
  • Socio-Economic, Cultural Heritage, Natural, Cycling and Pedestrian Environments
  • Transit Network
  • Traffic Analysis
  • Problems and Opportunities
  • Evaluation Criteria and Recommendations

Review Presentation Materials: Open House 1 Display Boards (PDF)

Review Open House 1 Summary Report (low resolution PDF)
For a print version of the report please contact the Project Manager.

Open House Two – Monday, November 25, 2019 and Monday, December 2, 2019
York Region is hosting a second open house where the recommended designs for Kennedy Road improvements will be presented. You are invited to discuss key issues with the project team and provide your input. The open house will be held on:

Date:
Monday, November 25, 2019

Time:
Visit anytime between 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

Location:
Milliken Mills Community Centre
South Hall
7600 Kennedy Road, Markham

Date:
Monday, December 2, 2019

Time:
Visit anytime between 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

Location:
Markham Pan Am Centre
Multipurpose Room 3/4
16 Main Street Unionville, Markham

Please let us know if you require accommodations to participate.

If you cannot attend, information from the open house will be posted on this page. An online survey will also be made available for the public to provide comments on the proposed improvements. Please check back here on or after November 25.

Open House Two Display Boards (PDF)

View Recommended Roll Plan 1 (PDF)

View Recommended Roll Plan 2 (PDF)

View Recommended Roll Plan 3 (PDF)

View Recommended Roll Plan 4 (PDF)


Road, Municipality:

Kennedy Road, Markham

Project Number:

99240, 84890, 98960, 81954

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

Teresa Vader
Communications and Community Engagement Specialist
1-877-464-9675 ext. 75889
Email: roads.ea@york.ca

 

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