The Regional Municipality Of York


Class EA Public Consultation McCowan Road between Steeles Avenue and Major Mackenzie Drive in the city of Markham graphic banner.

Project Background

The EA Study will identify possible improvements to McCowan Road to accommodate the current and future transportation needs for pedestrians, cyclists, transit users, and motorists along this corridor.

Graphic map of the McCowan Road EA study area. For a detailed description please contact 1 877 464 9675 extension 75908.


Public Notices

Notice of Study Commencement March 2, 2017

Open House Notice (PCC1) September 21, 2017

Open House Notice (PPC2) April 18, 2019

Public Open Houses

Community input is an important part of an EA study. Throughout the EA study, the public is encouraged to provide comments, feedback and submit questions about the project.

Open House One – Wednesday, October 4, 2017 at Centennial Community Centre and Thursday, October 5, 2017 at Father Michael McGivney Catholic Academy

The purpose of the Open House was to share information and collect community feedback:

  • Purpose of the study, study process and project background
  • Planning for the future
  • Socio-Economic, Cultural Heritage, Natural, Cycling and Pedestrian Environments
  • Transit and Traffic Network Analysis
  • Problems and Opportunities
  • Evaluation Criteria and Recommendations
  • What's next in the study

Review the Presentation Materials (PDF)

Read the Summary Report for Open House 1.

Open House Two - Wednesday, May 1, 2019 at Centennial Community Centre and Thursday, May 2, 2019 at Armadale Community Centre

York Region is hosting a second open house for the McCowan Road EA Study. You are invited to attend to meet the project team, review the recommended plan and share your experiences. The open houses will be held on:

Review the Materials:

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)

Summary Report for Open House 2

Road, Municipality:

McCowan Road, Markham

Project Number:

99550, 99780, 81979, 81948

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

Edward Chiu
Senior Project Manager
1-877-464-9675 ext. 75908


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