New – Project Update

Replacement of Anne Street Bridge and Installation of Noise walls,
Highway 400, Barrie, Ontario
Detail Design and Class Environmental Assessment Study
GWP 2504-17-00

The Ministry of Transportation of Ontario (MTO) has retained McIntosh Perry Consulting Engineers Ltd. to complete the Detail Design and Class Environmental Assessment (Class EA) Study for the replacement of the Highway 400 Anne Street underpass bridge in the City of Barrie, Simcoe County. The project also includes pavement resurfacing of Highway 400 from north of Dunlop Street to north of Sunnidale Road and from north of Bayfield Street to north of St. Vincent Street, Highway 400 median barrier replacement, drainage improvements within the resurfacing limits and the installation of noise walls in the vicinity of Anne Street, Bayfield Street and Duckworth Street. Study details and a key map showing the study area are available on the Notice of Project Update.

The study is following the approved planning process under the Class Environmental Assessment for Provincial Transportation Facilities (2000) for a Group “B” project.

The purpose of this Project Update is to present the study process, recommended design, environmental mitigation, and construction staging and receive comments on the proposed improvements.

Following the Project Update and completion of the Detail Design, a Design and Construction Report will be prepared and made available for a 30-day public review period.  Further notification will be provided at that time.

If you would like to obtain further information about this project or provide comments, please feel free to contact us.