Transportation Master Plan 2008

Chatham-Kent Council adopted the Transportation Master Plan final report on March 11, 2008.  The 2008 Transportation Master Plan (TMP) was created to consolidate and update all transportation plans created prior to the 1998 Chatham-Kent amalgamation, and to project future transportation requirements for the Municipality. The TMP was developed following the Municipal Class Environmental Assessment (EA) process. The complete Transportation Master Plan 2008 document is available for download by clicking here.  

Transportation Master Plan Update 2020

The Transportation Master Plan Update 2020 will be presented to Chatham-Kent Council at the June 1, meeting by the engineering consultant; BT Engineering.  A copy of the presentation is available in the Downloads section of this webpage or by clicking here.

The Transportation Master Plan Update report will function as a supplementary document to the 2008 Transportation Master lan (2008 TMP), not a replacement.  The complete Transportation Master Plan Update 2020 document is available for download by clicking here.

On October 1, 2018 Chatham Kent Council approved the award of a contract to BT Engineering of London, Ontario to complete this work. Additional details regarding the request for proposal award can be found in this report: RFP Award: R18-239 – 2018 Transportation Master Plan

The engineering consultant provided a Master Plan Update Study Design Report which can be found in Appendix A of the Transportation Master Plan Update 2020 document.

Community Cafe - February 21, 2019

A Community Cafe has been scheduled for Thursday February 21, 2019 from 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm in the Red Line Room at the Thames Campus Arena (999 Grand Ave West) in the Community of Chatham.  The Thames Campus Arena and the Red Line Room located on the second floor is fully accessible.  Please read the Notice of Study Commencement for additional details regarding the Community Cafe and how to pre-register for this event.  The notice is available in the download section. 
Correspondence from the Community Cafe can be found in the Transportation Master Plan Update 2020 Appendix B (page 49).

Public Information Centre #1A - Saturday June 22, 2019 - Chatham Retrofest

The Municipality of Chatham-Kent Engineering and Transportation Division, along with BT Engineering Inc., will be hosting a Transportation Master Plan Public Information Centre (PIC) on Saturday, June 22, 2019 from 9:00 AM to 2:00 PM at the Civic Centre in the Community of Chatham. The PIC will be located on the front patio at the Civic Centre and held during the Retrofest Classic Car Show. 

Everyone is welcome to visit the table and display board setup by the front doors of the Civic Centre review items currently being considered for inclusion in the Transportation Master Plan and review preliminary tech memos that will also form part of the final document. This will be an opportunity to add comments and feedback before the final draft document is produced.

Correspondence from PIC #1A, B & C can be found in the Transportation Master Plan Update 2020 Appendix B (page 78)

Public Information Centre # 1B- Saturday July 20, 2019 - Blenheim Cherryfest

The PIC was hosted in front of the Municipal Centre at 35 Talbot Street West between 9:00 AM and 2:00 Public Information Centre - Saturday August 10, 2019 - Wallaceburg Antique Motor and Boat Outing (WAMBO)
Correspondence from PIC #1A, B & C can be found in the Transportation Master Plan Update 2020 Appendix B (page 78)

Public Information Centre #1C - Saturday August 10, 2019 - Wallaceburg Antique Motor and Boat Outing (WAMBO)

The PIC was hosted in front of the Municipal Centre at 786 Dufferin Avenue between 9:00 AM and 3:00 PM
Correspondence from PIC #1A, B & C can be found in the Transportation Master Plan Update 2020 Appendix B (page 78)

Public Information Centre #2 - Tuesday November 19, 2019 - Chatham

The Municipality of Chatham-Kent Engineering and Transportation Division, along with BT Engineering Inc., will be hosting a Transportation Master Plan (TMP) Public Information Centre (PIC) on Tuesday, November 19, 2019 from 3:30 PM to 6:30 PM. The PIC will be held in Room 1B of the Bradley Centre, located at 565 Richmond Street in the Community of Chatham. The official notice is available in the download section on this webpage.

The TMP is being conducted as a Master Plan project under the Municipal Class Environmental Assessment (2007), as amended in 2015. The Study will complete Phases 1 and 2 of the Class EA Process by establishing the need and justification for the projects, policies and programs, considering all reasonable alternatives with acceptable effects on the natural, social and cultural environments, and proactively involving the public.

The second Public Information Centre (PIC) is being held to present the potential transportation projects, policies and programs currently included in the draft, and provide an opportunity for public feedback. The Final Study Design Report, which describes study approach, study process and public consultation program of the TMP, is available in the download section on this webpage.

Correspondence from PIC#2 can be found in the Transportation Master Plan Update 2020 Appendix B (page 124)