Sophia Creek Owen Tributary Storm Outlet from Memorial Square

Type
Stormwater & Creeks
Status
In Progress
Estimated Completion
November 2023

The City completed the Sophia Creek Watershed & Mulcaster Drainage Area, Master Drainage Update in 2017. This project is to design the trunk storm sewer from Memorial Square to the Bayfield Basin through Heritage Park.

Project Updates

December 2022

In November, the following work was completed:

  • 30% submission delivered to the City to review.
  • The specifications for the geotechnical subconsultant were provided to the City.
  • Archaeological phase 1 and 2 continued.

Project Features

The project will connect the trunk storm sewer located close to the sidewalk on the north side of Simcoe Street to the Harbour Wall within the Bayfield Basin. Expected work:

  • Complete archaeological investigations
  • Complete test holes for all utility crossings
  • Complete environmental studies required to obtain all permits necessary to complete the work.
  • Complete a structural assessment of the existing Harbour Wall
  • Complete all geotechnical investigations necessary for the project.
  • Complete all hydrogeology investigations necessary for the project.
  • Complete the Detailed Design necessary for the project.
  • Coordinate with existing utilities to request relocation necessary for the project.
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aerial view of Heritage Park and Transient Marina
Project Location: Sophia Creek Owen Tributary Storm Outlet from Memorial Square

 
Project Schedule

Engineering DesignMarch 2022 to November 2023
Utility Relocation2023
Construction2024