Hurontario / Main Street Corridor Co­m­munity Improvement Plan

A critical city-building initiative for Brampton and Mississauga

  • MMM, as part of a multidisciplinary project team, developed a comprehensive master plan and Community Improvement Plan for Hurontario / Main Street between Port Credit in Mississauga and Downtown Brampton
  • Conducted a study to examine how a higher-order transit system, along with supportive land uses and urban design, can help to achieve the cities’ strategic goals, provincial growth targets, and Metrolinx’s vision of an integrated transportation network
  • Prepared detailed zoning by-law performance standards to implement the vision for an active, pedestrian-oriented, and mixed-use corridor
  • Won a Canadian Institute of Planners Award for Planning Excellence in Transportation and Infrastructure, 2011
  • Public consultation and communication initiatives included a project website, a page on Facebook, regular newsletters, a public information centre, community workshops, and a stakeholder visioning symposium

Role:

  • community improvement strategy
  • Location: Mississauga and Brampton, Ontario