London-Middlesex is in the Red/Control category of the Provincial Keeping Ontario Safe and Open framework. A number of City facilities have reopened to the public for in-person programs and services.
Adelaide Street North is a major road that will be operating over capacity in 2030, mainly due to development in north London. The 2030 Transportation Master Plan recommended the City widen this road from two to four lanes.
The Adelaide Street North Environmental Assessment was initiated to:
The project team is preparing an Environmental Study Report to present the study results, along with a recommendation on the need for road widening. This report will be available for a 30-day public review period. The report is expected to be complete by the end of 2020.
The City sent out a notice of commencement to residents, business owners and interested stakeholders to notify them of the Environmental Assessment's start.
A Public Information Centre was scheduled for November 2018 at the Stoney Creek branch of the London Public Library - interested parties were encouraged to attend. The public provided comments specific to the potential Adelaide Street North road widening to the project team which was critical to the development of this Environmental Assessment.
A Public Information Centre was scheduled for June 2019 at A. B. Lucas Secondary School. The team provided all interested parties with an update on the project and listened to feedback that will be critical to shaping the recommendations provided by the Environmental Study Report.
The project team is currently preparing an Environmental Study Report. This report will be available for a 30-day public review period, and is expected to be complete by the end of 2020.