The Richmond Landing shoreline access improvements are a key component of the Portage corridor, offering a new way to discover and experience the Ottawa River shoreline.
The replacement of the Sir John A. Macdonald Parkway LeBreton Bridge with a new structure will improve safety and user comfort.
The NCC provides details on major infrastructure projects.
The Blair Road boat launch is located near a gravel parking lot adjacent to the NCC’s Ottawa River multi-use pathway. This location is a great spot for launching smaller boats to explore the river and nearby islands.
I became involved in Sidewalk Labs in 2015 —before there was any idea of the project coming to Toronto. I participated in a think tank in New York that was made up of urbanists and technologists who came together to brainstorm and explore the potential of new technology to make city life better.
The NCC is continually working to improve infrastructure throughout Canada’s Capital Region to ensure the safety of all users: pedestrians, cyclists and motorists.
Parking Lot Relocation and Landscape Design
To protect this heritage building — a historic landmark — and to make it universally accessible for all Canadians to enjoy year-round, several elements will be restored.