Planning Studies & Initiatives

Bathurst Quay Neighbourhood Plan

What's New

Community Consultation Meeting

On November 28, 2016, the City and Councillor Joe Cressy hosted a Community Consultation Meeting that provided an update on the Bathurst Quay Neighbourhood Plan including ongoing work in relation to a Streetscape and Public Realm Plan for the neighbourhood and a Facilities Needs Assessment for the Waterfront Neighbourhood Centre. A copy of the Community Consultation Notice is available here. Presentation Materials are available here:

Open House and Presentation

On December 15, 2015, the City and Councillor Joe Cressy hosted an Open House that provided an update on the progress of the study, an opportunity to learn more about the emerging directions for the Bathurst Quay Neighbourhood Plan, ask questions and share your comments.

A copy of the Open House and Presentation Notice are available here.

Presentation Materials are available here:

Presentation Panels

Open House Presentaion


Preliminary Directions and Next Steps Report

At its meeting on July 7, 8 and 9, 2015, City Council considered a Preliminary Directions and Next Steps report on the study. The report is available below:


The Bathurst Quay Neighbourhood Plan commenced in January 2015 with the goal of creating a long-term vision for the Bathurst Quay community. The study will develop recommendations for public realm and transportation improvements, pedestrian and cycling connections and facilities, and open space and park facilities. The study will also develop an approach for the future of the Canada Malting silos and address traffic and access issues related to the Billy Bishop Toronto City Airport.

Study Area

Bathurst Quay Neighbourhood Plan - Community Consultation

Community Consultation Meeting - December 10, 2014: City Planning held an Open House and Information Session to kick off the Bathurst Quay Neighbourhood Plan Study on Wednesday December 10, 2014 at the Harbourfront Community Centre and Waterfront School. Presentation materials are available below:

Community Consultation Meetings - February and March, 2015: City Planning staff held meetings in February and March 2015 with residents in each of the residential buildings within the neighbourhood to discuss the study ideas and vision for the neighbourhood, and have focussed discussions about opportunities and challenges within the neighbourhood.

Youth Engagement Open House - April 1, 2015: City Planning held an open with the youth from the Harbourfront Community Centre.
Children's Workshops - April 2, 2015: City Planning held workshops with the students from the Waterfront School and City School. Children were encouraged to get involved in the Neighbourhood Plan and participate in the , "If I were a City Planner" interactive workshops.
Community Consultation Meeting - April 22, 2015: The City held a Community Workshop on April 22, 2015 to present and test alternatives, concept plans, and explore materials for the Neighbourhood Plan. Presentation materials from the Community Workshop are available below:

Decision History

At its meeting on April 1, 2 and 3, 2014, City Council directed the Chief Planner and Executive Director, City Planning to report back to City Council through the Planning and Growth Management Committee on alignment of the Airport Master Plan with the City's policies and objectives, the Official Plan and the Bathurst Quay Precinct Plan. This decision is available here:

Related Studies

Billy Bishop Toronto City Airport Review (2013):

Eireann Quay and Billy Bishop Toronto City Airport Strategic Transportation Study (2012):


Background Documents & Information

Western Channel Dock Wall Rehabilitation Report:

5 Eireann Quay (Canada Malting Silos) Heritage Designation By-law (32-2011):

Contact us

Sue McAlpine, Senior Planner

Community Planning

City Hall, 18th Floor East Tower

100 Queen Street West

Toronto, ON M5H 2N2