The Essex Region Conservation Authority in conjunction with the City of Windsor and the Town of Tecumseh has completed a Master Plan Study in accordance with Phases 1 and 2 of the Municipal Class Environmental Assessment (EA) process. The preferred alternative includes stormwater management facilities that provide controls for more than one property and are located near other facilities along corridors.
The Class EA process includes public and review agency consultation, an evaluation of alternatives, an assessment of the impacts of the proposed alternative, and identificiation of a preferred solution. Based on input received from the public as well as from technical agencies and other stakeholders, the Project Team ahs prepared the Environmental Study Report (ESR) for this study. The ESR is being placed on the public record for a 30-day review period at www.citywindsor.ca, www.tecumseh.ca, or by visiting the following locations during normal business hours.
City of Windsor
Office of the City Clerk
350 City Hall Square West, Suite 203
Windsor, ON, N9A 6S1
Town of Tecumseh
917 Lesperance Road
Tecumseh, ON, N8N 1W9
Interested persons should provide written comments related to this proposed undertaking by October 30, 2017. Comments should be directed to the following individuals.
John Henderson, P. Eng. Jayson Innes, M.A.Sc., P. Eng.
Water Resources Engineer Project Manager
Essex Region Conservation Authority Stantec Consulting Ltd.
360 Fairview Avenue West 100-300 Hagey Boulevard
Essex, Ontario, N8M 1Y8 Waterloo, Ontario, N2L 0A4
Tel: (519) 776-5209 Tel: (519) 585-7282
Fax: (519) 776-8688 Fax: (519) 579-6733
If concerns regarding this project cannot be resolved, a person or party may request that the Ministry of the Environment and Climate Change make an order for the project to comply with Part II of the Environmental Assessment Act which address individual environmental assessments. Requests for a Part II Order must be received by the Minister of the Ministry of the Environment and Climate Change at 77 Wellesley Street West, 11th Floor, Ferguson Block, Toronto, Ontario, M7A 2T5 no later than October 30th, 2017, including a copy submitted to the project team members listed above.
If no request is received, the Design Study will become the guiding document for stormwater management controls on Upper Little River.
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