Public Meeting on the Future of the Rail Corridor Site
Date: Monday, September 25th, 2017
Time: 6:00-8:30 pm
Location: City Hall, Council Chambers and members Lounge, 100 Queen St. W.
“This is the second public meeting regarding the City-initiated Official Plan Amendments for the rail corridor between Bathurst Street and Blue Jays Way. The purpose of this meeting is to offer the public the opportunity to learn more about the project and provide feedback to City staff on the emerging vision and draft Official Plan Amendment. The event will begin with an Open House at 6:00 pm and a presentation at 6:30 pm. A question and answer period will follow the presentation.
This City-initiated amendment to the Toronto Official Plan proposes a new planning framework to support a large park over the rail corridor between Bathurst Street and Blue Jays Way (“Rail Deck Park”). The proposed planning framework envisions a vibrant, sustainable, and accessible park for all Torontonians, and will address land use, public realm improvements, connectivity, and servicing, among other matters. The City-initiated amendments will include updates to the Railway Lands West, Central, and East Secondary Plans.
Public consultation is an important part of the planning process for the rail corridor and Rail Deck Park. We look forward to hearing your input on this important city building initiative. You can find more information at the following website: www.toronto.ca/railcorridorstudy”
Download September 25 Meeting Notice pdf file