The Town of Whitby is currently undertaking an Active Transportation Plan (ATP) Study which will involve significant public and stakeholder consultation. The anticipated completion date is December 2017.
The purpose of the ATP is to build upon the Town of Whitby Cycling and Leisure Trails Plan (2010) and Town of Whitby Transportation Master Plan (2010 and to develop a comprehensive forward looking plan that contributes to increased transportation options and outlines the Town's short, medium and long term Active Transportation strategy for walking, cycling, and other forms of active transportation.
The ATP will evaluate options and identify opportunities and make recommendations for connectivity, safety, convenience, maintenance, accessibility, and encouraging, promoting, creating, and improving facilities and events for non-motorized transportation for the purpose of improving community health through physical activity, reducing greenhouse gas emissions, and alleviating traffic congestion.
Please attend our second Public Open House on November 28, 2017 between 6:00 and 8:00p.m. at Town Hall, 575 Rossland Road East. See below link for more information.
A draft report of the Active Transportation Plan was considered by the Operations Committee at its meeting on November 13, 2017. The draft report can be found at the link below:
Get Involved! Your input is critical to the success of this study! Please complete this survey to help create a future implementation strategy for active transportation in Whitby.
Please attend our first Public Open House on May 9, 2017 between 6:00 and 8:00p.m. at Town Hall, 575 Rossland Road East. See below link for more information.