May 21 2020

Cycling Master Plan Begins

The Notice of Study Commencement was issued May 28, 2020, announcint that the project  formally started, following the procedures of an Environmental Assessment.

May → August 2020

Cycling Survey - Completed

We are drafting a Vision for cycling in the City of Peterborough and this survey helped us to know what we should be striving for. The survey asked questions about cycling in the city, including both impressions and needs.

September → October 2020

Public Information Centre #1 - completed

The purpose of Public Information Centre #1 was to get input on the draft vision statement, principles for deciding where cycling routes should be provided and targets for growing cycling over the next 20 years.

Information and surveys were posted on-line and there were three ways to engage:

  1. Participating in an on-line public meeting held September 24, 2020
  2. Reading information provided on-line and completing the survey
  3. Placing pins on the on-line interactive map showing routes to include on the map of Candidate Cycling Routes


December 01 2020

Background Document Published

This background document will be used to set the foundation for the Cycling Master Plan. It includes the input received on the first two surveys.

March 2021

Vision and Goals Published

The Vision and Goals provide overarching direction for the Cycling Master Plan.

April 2021

Cycling Network Public Engagement

A draft of the proposed Cycling Network will be shared for comment.

June 2021

Draft Cycling Master Plan Available for Comment

The draft Cycling Master Plan will include recommendations that will allow the City to reach the vision for cycling as set out in the plan. Recommendations be on policies, programs, design standards, maintenance standards and the development of the cycling network. The cycling network includes multi-use trails and infrastructure along roads such as cycling lanes, protected cycling lanes and mulit-use paths beside roads.