Transportation Master Plan

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Project Overview

The Town of Niagara-on-the-Lake is developing a Transportation Master Plan (TMP). The TMP will serve as a long-range strategic plan for the Town that addresses existing challenges and opportunities, supports growth, and recommends policies that support an efficient, multi-modal transportation network - including vehicular, bicycle, pedestrian, and transit mobility.

The study will provide an assessment of the Town’s transportation improvement needs to the 2031 horizon and will provide recommendations for operational, design, and transportation policies that the Town uses to manage its transportation infrastructure.

The Process

The Niagara-on-the-Lake TMP will be undertaken in accordance with the Master Planning

Project Overview

The Town of Niagara-on-the-Lake is developing a Transportation Master Plan (TMP). The TMP will serve as a long-range strategic plan for the Town that addresses existing challenges and opportunities, supports growth, and recommends policies that support an efficient, multi-modal transportation network - including vehicular, bicycle, pedestrian, and transit mobility.

The study will provide an assessment of the Town’s transportation improvement needs to the 2031 horizon and will provide recommendations for operational, design, and transportation policies that the Town uses to manage its transportation infrastructure.

The Process

The Niagara-on-the-Lake TMP will be undertaken in accordance with the Master Planning process of the Municipal Class Environmental Assessment (Municipal Engineers Association, 2000 as amended) (Class EA), which is an approved process under Ontario’s Environmental Assessment Act. The TMP will provide the framework for future projects that may require further detailed studies under the Municipal Class EA. We are just beginning the four-phase study, and we anticipate that the study will be completed in the summer of 2021.

Ways to Get Involved

There will be many ways to participate in the study. The first round of Public Information Centres (PICs) will be held on October 27th and November 5th, 2020 to provide background information on the study and initial observations. A second round of PICs will be held early in 2021 to provide preliminary study recommendations. note that the public meeting Please note that the presentation and meeting summary will be posted to JTC following the meetings.

Click here for information on joining the virtual public meeting.

We also encourage you to sign up to this page, where you will find information on the study, key dates and events, and opportunities to submit input to the project team. We look forward to getting to know more about how you get around Niagara-on- the-Lake – whether it's by car, bus, bicycle, walking, or horse and buggy!


  • The Town of Niagara-on-the-Lake is developing a Transportation Master Plan (TMP) to identify needs, opportunities and solutions for all forms of transportation including driving, transit, cycling, and walking. The TMP will address operational design, planning and policy issues for transportation over the next 10 years.

    The following survey questions have been designed to help the Town understand how you use the transportation and mobility network and what your priorities are for improvement.

    We want to hear from you! Please take a few moments to complete these survey questions. There will also be a number of opportunities to contribute throughout the study, including public open houses and other online activities. Be sure to sign up to receive updates on the study.

    Thank you for your valuable input!

    Municipal Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act (MFIPPA):

    Personal information collected on this subject is collected under the authority of the Municipal Act and will be used by Town staff and Council as part of the decision-making process. With the exception of personal information, all information submitted will become part of the public record. For questions on this matter please contact the Town Clerk at 905-468-3266.

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