Notice of Study Completion - Pringle Creek Master Drainage Plan Update

Posted on Thursday March 22, 2018

Pringle Creek Master Drainage Plan Update - Class Environmental Assessment

The Town of Whitby, in partnership with Central Lake Ontario Conservation (CLOCA) has completed a Master Drainage Plan Update for the Pringle Creek Watershed to provide guidance to both the Town and CLOCA in the continued management of the Pringle Creek watershed, in terms of flood and erosion control, resource protection and development planning.

The Study Update was carried out in accordance with ‘Schedule B’ Master Plan requirements as outlined in Municipal Engineer’s Association “Municipal Class Environmental Assessment” (2000, as amended in 2007, 2011 and 2015) which is approved under the Ontario Environmental Assessment Act.

A Project File Report was prepared to document the entire study process including background information, public and stakeholder consultation and recommended strategies for management of Flood Hazard, Water Quality and Quantity, Natural Feature Restoration and Urban Stormwater.

The Project File Report will be placed on public record for a 30-day review period beginning Friday, March 23, 2018 and will be available for review at the following locations:

Town of Whitby
Public Works Department
575 Rossland Road East
Whitby, Ontario L1N 2M8
Tel: 905.430.4307

Whitby Central Library
405 Dundas Street West
Whitby, Ontario L1N 6A1
Tel: 905.668.6531

Central Lake Ontario Conservation Authority
100 Whiting Avenue Oshawa, Ontario L1H 3T3
Tel: 905.579.0411

Digital copy of the Project File Report can be downloaded from Town’s website at:

Interested persons are encouraged to review this document and direct written or electronic comments to the Project Engineer in the Town of Whitby’s Public Works Department by Monday April 30, 2018.

If concerns regarding this project cannot be resolved in discussions with the Town, a person/party may request that the Minister of the Environment and Climate Change make an order for the project to comply with Part II of the Ontario Environmental Assessment Act (referred to as a “Part II Order”). Requests must be received by the Minister, at the address below, by Monday April 30, 2018. A copy of the request must also be sent to the Town’s Project Engineer and the Town Clerk at the addresses indicated below:

Hon. Chris Ballard - Minister of Environment and Climate Change
77 Wellesley Street West 11th Floor
Ferguson Block
Toronto, Ontario M7A 2T5

Antony Manoharan - Project Engineer, Town of Whitby
575 Rossland Road East
Whitby, Ontario L1N 2M8

Chris Harris - Town Clerk, Town of Whitby
575 Rossland Road East
Whitby, Ontario L1N 2M8

If there are no Part II orders received by Monday April 30, 2018, the Town may proceed with the recommendations as outlined in the Project File Report.

Personal information is collected under the authority of Section 11 of the Municipal Act, 2001 and will be used for information purposes only for this project. Questions regarding the collection and use of personal information should be directed to the Town of Whitby Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Office, Telephone 905.430.4300.

This Notice was first issued on Thursday March 22, 2018.


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