Many plans and policies affect cycling in Ottawa and sometimes it’s not easy to know where to look for them. We have tried to compile here the most relevant documents for easy reference.
Bike Ottawa Guides:
Bike Ottawa’s Biking Infrastructure Technical Guide
Bike Ottawa’s Guide to Advocacy
Bike Ottawa’s Winter Cycling Network Missing Links Report
(Read our blog about the Winter Network here).
Finding current and ongoing projects:
City of Ottawa: Official Plan and master plans (including Active Transportation)
City of Ottawa: Development Application Search Tool
City of Ottawa: Active transportation planning website
Resources to help provide feedback:
This will provide you with information regarding the ‘must asks’ and what Bike Ottawa’s focus is for building a liveable City:
City of Ottawa Protected Intersection Guide
City of Ottawa 30km/hr streets Toolbox
(Read our discussion of the Toolbox here)
Ontario Ministry of Transportation: MTO Book 18: Cycling Infrastructure