Motion To: WHEREAS the City of Ottawa currently is providing encroachment permits to JADCO Inc. and Claridge Homes Inc. to facilitate their residential developments located at the intersection of Nepean Street and Metcalfe Street; AND WHEREAS as construction progresses to the next phase City staff have determined, in consultation with the Provincial Ministry of Labour, that in the interest of public safety a portion of Nepean Street between O’Connor and Metcalfe must be closed to all vehicular, cyclist and pedestrian traffic for approximately 18 months beginning this June to facilitate construction; AND WHEREAS to ensure that construction can continue City staff have worked with both proponents on a traffic mobility plan that includes turning a portion of Nepean Street to two-way traffic; AND WHEREAS the aforementioned change to two-way traffic will increase the probability of pedestrian/bike/vehicle conflict at the intersection of Nepean Street and the O’Connor Street bikeway, an

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Vote recorded from City Council on 2020-03-25 regarding agenda item NOTICES OF MOTION (FOR CONSIDERATION AT SUBSEQUENT MEETING) .

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