City Launching Phase 2 of North King’s Town Secondary Plan

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The City is launching the next phase of its work to develop a secondary plan for North King’s Town (NKT) – the Inner Harbour and Old Industrial areas just north of downtown.

This second phase involves five technical studies: land use, cultural heritage, transportation, servicing and finance and implementation.

“These studies will help us create the plan for this diverse and important area and feedback will help us get them right. Because there is so much ground to cover, we are doing this in stages starting with the land use plan and the cultural heritage analysis,” says Sonya Bolton, senior planner.

Come to one of these engagement opportunities to launch Phase 2 of the NKT planning process – and learn about the draft land use plan and cultural heritage analysis:

• Wednesday, Feb. 28 at the Royal Canadian Legion, Branch 560 at 734 Montreal St.

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– 9:30 a.m. to 12 p.m. – members of the local indigenous community are invited to participate in a morning talking circle and workshop
– 2:30 to 5 p.m.  – public open house, presentation (3 p.m.) and workshop (3:30 p.m.)
– 6 to 8:30 p.m. – public open house, presentation (6:30 p.m.) and workshop (7 p.m.)

• Drop-in Information Centres:

– 9 to 11 a.m. on Saturday, March 3 at Artillery Park Aquatic Centre, 382 Bagot St.
– 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. and 1 to 4 p.m. on Tuesday, March 6 at the Heritage Resource Centre, Market Wing, City Hall, 216 Ontario St.

Children are welcome to attend the Feb. 28 events. Kids activity bags with coloring books, crayons and activities will be available.

To learn more about the NKT plan, visit

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