Category Archives: LRT

Light Rail Transit. A common topic is WLRTC which is about Western Light Rail Transit Corridor planning for the route of Ottawa’s new train public transit system which passes near Champlain Park. After that, we’ll see more about LRT construction, and hopefully some time a notice about it being completed!

Byron Linear Park, Cleary, New Orchard Meeting – May 23

See also http://ottawa.ca/en/city-hall/public-consultations/planning-and-infrastructure/cleary-and-new-orchard-planning-study

LRT Bus Detour Meeting Aftermath

Following up on the LRT Bus Detour Meeting post, there’s a copy of the presentation materials at http://www.stage2lrt.ca/wp-content/uploads/2015/06/FIN_Scott_Detour_Presentation.pdf (other presentations and reports are at http://www.stage2lrt.ca/resources/).

Councillor Jeff Leiper’s archive of the live stream of the meeting is at https://www.facebook.com/KitchissippiWard/videos/714185092095248/ though there seems to be a longer one (possibly unedited footage) also at https://www.facebook.com/pg/KitchissippiWard/videos/.

LRT Bus Detour Meeting – April 4

From http://www.kitchissippiward.ca/content/public-information-session-april-4-lrt-scott-street-detours

Also see https://www.facebook.com/KitchissippiWard/ where there will be a live video stream of the city presentations and Q&A on Facebook starting at 7pm.


The Tom Brown Arena, 141 Bayview Road, will host a public information session April 4 so we can learn more about the temporary Scott Street detours coming as part of construction of Phase 2 of the LRT.

At the session, which starts at 6pm, city staff will show the preliminary plans for Scott Street between Tunney’s Pasture and Dominion Station including a temporary Scott Street extension to the Sir John A. Macdonald Parkway that will run between the Transitway and Workman Avenue. We’ll also hear more about a temporary bridge over the Transitway near Roosevelt Avenue and intersection improvements at Scott Street and Lanark Avenue/Island Park Drive.
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LRT Stage 2 Presentation Materials Available

If you’re interested in maps and station plans of where the O-Train will go, more of them are now available online. Though for our neighbourhood, it’s pretty well settled that it will be in the existing transitway trench beside Scott … Continue reading

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Info Session on LRT Tunnel near Cleary – September 14

From: stage2@ottawa.ca Subject: Public Information Session – Richmond Corridor Tunnel Update/Séance d’information publique -Mise à jour sur le tunnel du couloir Richmond Date: Wed, 7 Sep 2016 18:30:43 +0000 We would like to invite you to attend a public information … Continue reading

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Information Session on Light Rail Stage 2 changes around Cleary Station – April 14

Information Session – Improved Alignment Stage 2 Light Rail Transit Project (Cleary Station) Thursday, April 14, 2016 Notre Dame High School 710 Broadview Avenue 6 to 9 p.m., Presentation at 7:30 p.m. The Stage 2 LRT Cleary Alternative Alignment Study … Continue reading

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Bus Routing around LRT Construction

Thanks go to Lianne on Daniel for passing on this information. (le français suit..) As you are probably aware the City of Ottawa is in the midst of major construction on the Light Rail Transit (LRT) line, which will see … Continue reading