CWATS News

Posted Tuesday, June 27, 2017

The County of Essex is pleased to share that our Pedestrian Crossover (PXO) is complete. This is the first PXO in Essex County and it is located on CR #11 (Walker Road) between Highway #3 and South Talbot Road in order to allow pedestrians to cross the road. 
As of January 1st, 2016, a new law was introduced under Bill 31: Making Ontario’s Roads Safer Act. This law allows municipal road authorities to install pedestrian crossovers (PXOs) on low-speed and low-volume...

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Posted Wednesday, November 09, 2016

The County of Essex (County) is undertaking a Municipal Class Environmental Assessment (EA) study to assess corridor improvement alternatives for County Road 20, from Kratz Sideroad, in the Town of Kingsville, to Sherk Street, in the Municipality of Leamington. Preliminary study material and plans will be available for public review at the upcoming Public Information Centre (PIC). A study website (www.CR20.ca) has been created to share all project information. Public Information...
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Posted Tuesday, May 31, 2016

Local residents are encouraged to “Gear Up & Go” this summer by cycling Windsor Essex trails
  WINDSOR, ON – This summer, residents and visitors have the opportunity to explore what the Windsor Essex region has to offer by cycling various trails through our nine municipalities.  During the Windsor Essex Bike Summit, Tourism Windsor Essex Pelee Island (TWEPI) unveiled a new multi-partnered program, called “ Gear Up & Go”...

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Posted Wednesday, May 18, 2016

Join us for 30 minutes of fun to celebrate the County Wide Active Transportation System (CWATS) Charter.  Walk or ride your bike with local leaders.  Lots of t-shirt and water bottle giveaways and a grand prize draw will occur at each event.  
Tuesday, May 31 12:30 pm  - Vollmer Culture and Recreation Complex (Pavilion), 2121 Laurier Drive, LaSalle.
Wednesday, June 1, 2016 10:00 am  - Carnegie Arts and Visitor Centre, 28 Division Street,...

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Posted Thursday, April 07, 2016

Notice of Public Information Session:
County Wide Active Transportation System (CWATS) 2016 Update Open House
and
Feasibility Design Study - County Road 2 (Old Tecumseh Road) (East Pike Road to Albert Road) 
The County of Essex and its consultant will provide an update on the implementation of the CountyWide Active Transportation System (CWATS) and proposed future projects. We want your input on CWATS priorities. As part of CWATS, the County and Essex in...

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