Feedback Sought on Draft Studies for North King’s Town

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Join City staff and the North King’s Town project team for an update on progress made and share your feedback on three of the five technical studies being done for phase two of the project: land use, cultural heritage, and transportation.

Come to one of two workshops on Tuesday, June 26 at the Royal Canadian Legion, Branch 560 at 734 Montreal St., from 2 to 4:30 p.m. or 6 to 8:30 p.m.

Both sessions will include opportunities for feedback and updates on the revised land use plan, draft heritage character areas, and information about the draft transportation plan (including the problem/opportunity statement, revised evaluation criteria, and a draft inventory of potential network improvements).

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Residents are also invited to hear about project updates and offer comments at an information booth at the Skeleton Park Arts Festival in McBurney Park, 167 Ordnance St., on Saturday, June 23 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

The City is developing a secondary plan for the North King’s Town area – the Inner Harbour and Old Industrial areas just north of the downtown core. Phase one, the community visioning exercise and preliminary market analysis, was completed from 2016 to 2017. The second phase of the project is ongoing and includes five technical studies, including: land use, transportation, servicing, cultural heritage, and finance and implementation. To learn more about the NKT plan, please visit

Children are welcome to attend the June 26 events. Kids activity bags with colouring books, crayons and activities will be available.

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