, Slow Rides in Port Colborne and throughout Niagara
Niagara Region is currently reviewing and revising its
Transportation Master Plan
(TMP.) The TMP will serve as a guiding instrument for decisions relating to transportation issues and road construction for almost 25 years through to 2041. Affected by this process is the Strategic Cycling Network.
To learn more: Visit the Regions TMP documents here:
In summer 2017 the section of Millennium Trail from Lundys Lane to Royal Manor Drive was opened. Final design work is underway for completion of the connection along the Hydro Canal from Hwy 420/Dorchester to Drummond/Morrison. For more on the completion of the Millennium Trail, read the February 2016 report approved by City Council regarding the remaining phases of the Millennium Trail.
Upcoming: MTO Bridge Replacement, QEW over Welland River
The MTO has engaged a consultant to review impacts arising from a replacement of the existing parallel bridges crossing Oakwood Drive, the Welland River, the CP spur line to south Niagara Falls and the entrance to Baden Powell Park. The study will follow the approved environmental planning process for Group “C” projects under the Class Environmental Assessment for Provincial Transportation Facilities (2000) with the opportunity for public input throughout. To learn more about the project, the process and to get involved visit: