The City of Windsor has initiated a study to develop a sustainable strategy for a transportation system
that supports Council’s Strategic Vision for a vibrant and inviting Downtown Windsor focusing on place
making and supporting active transportation choices, taking into account existing and planned land uses
The goal of this study is to repurpose the existing public right-of-way to optimize space for streetscaping,
utilities and all users (vehicles, transit, bicycles and pedestrians) to achieve a balanced transportation
network for people that encourages non-motorized uses and establishes vibrant and inviting public
Public Information Centre
The public is invited to review and comment on
the development of the Downtown Transportation
Strategy during a Public Information Centre (PIC).
This PIC will consist of an informal drop-in centre
with display boards to obtain public input on the
Development and Evaluation of Alternatives.
Representatives from the City and the Consultant
Project Team (CIMA) will be present to answer
questions and discuss the next steps in the study.
The Public Information Centre (PIC) has been
scheduled on the following date:
Date: Wednesday, October 14th, 2015
Time: 4:00 pm to 8:00 pm
Location: Windsor International Aquatic and
Training Centre, 401 Pitt St W, Windsor, ON, N9A
If you are unable to attend the PIC and would like to obtain more information or provide comments
please contact one of the Project Managers.
If you need accommodation for accessibility to attend the PIC, please contact the City’s Project Manager
below as early in advance as possible.
Andrew Dowie, P. Eng.
City of Windsor
1266 McDougall Avenue
Windsor ON N8X 3M7
Tel.: 519-255-6247 ext. 6018
CIMA, Project Manager
3027 Harvester Road, Suite 400
Burlington, ON L7N 3G7
Also for your information, Planning and Building Services is commencing a Downtown Windsor Planning
Study and will be holding a Public Visioning Session on Wednesday October 28, 2015 from 4 pm to 7
pm at the Windsor Family Aquatic Complex (401 Pitt Street West). For more information, please contact
Greg Atkinson, Planner III – Economic Development at 519-255-6543, extension 6582 or
Information will be collected in accordance with the Municipal Freedom of Information and Protection of
Privacy Act. With the exception of personal information, all comments will become part of the public
The City of Windsor is holding a series of public meetings over the coming months and we hope you can attend and provide input. Each meeting will begin with discussion and ideas surrounding Council’s 20-Year Strategic Vision Planning and be followed by a Ward Meeting where issues specific to your Ward will be addressed. Your attendance and input is vital to our success.
|Wednesday, October 7||Ward 3 Councillor Bortolin||20-Year Strategic Vision 6pm
Annual Ward Meeting 7pm
400 City Hall Square East
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
Downtown Windsor Farmers Market
Windsor, Ontario-May 28, 2015- The Downtown Residents Association (Windsor) (www.drawindsor.ca) announces the 2015 season of the Downtown Windsor Farmers Market located at Charles Clark Sq. (Located between Chatham Street East and University Avenue East, midway between Goyeau and McDougall streets). The first day for the market is this Saturday May 30, 2014 starting at 8:00am. The market will run every Saturday until Thanksgiving weekend. There will be many new and exciting local farms and artisans represented.
The mission of the Downtown Residents Association is to unite the diverse communities of Downtown Windsor and to provide an innovative forum for all community stakeholders to contribute to a healthy, vibrant and inclusive Downtown neighbourhood.
The market is possible due to the generous sponsorship by The Corporation of the City of Windsor, Rose City Ford, Caesars Windsor and the Downtown Windsor Business Improvement Association.