Upper Hannon Creek Master Drainage Plan

The City of Hamilton has initiated a study to update the Hannon Creek - North Glanbrook Industrial Business Park Master Drainage Plan (June 2010).

The purpose of this update is to document the environmental constraints in order to establish the stormwater management needs to accommodate future development based on the City current policies.

Study status: Complete

Classification: Schedule A/A+

Map of the Upper Hannon Creek Study EA

Recommended projects

New Stormwater Management Facilities (SWMFS)


Location: Hannon West Lands
Class EA Planning Schedule: Schedule A
Considerations: 

  • Individual land owners will assemble properties, complete land use concepts and functional servicing including siting SWMFs
  • Approval addressed under the Planning Act

Nebo Road Trunk Storm Sewer


Location: From Twenty Rd. E. to approx. 400m south of Rymal Rd. E. (approx. 900m in length)
Class EA Planning Schedule: Schedule A+
Considerations: 

  • Can be implemented as part of road improvements
  • Assumes all works in existing right-of-way and trenchless water crossings (if required)

Trinity Church Road Trunk Storm Sewer


Location: From approx. 350m south of Rymal Rd. E. (approx. 600m in length)
Class EA Planning Schedule: Schedule A+
Considerations: 

  • Can be implemented as part of road improvements
  • Assumes all works in existing right-of-way and trenchless water crossings (if required)

Public Information Centre No. 2
Held June 15, 2017
Reviewed and discussed the Stormwater Management alternatives and recommendations of the study.
Display panels (PDF, 3 MB) | Comment sheet (PDF, 776 KB)


Public Information Centre No. 1
Held March 31, 2015
Introduced the study and the field work done to date to classify streams, assess karst features, terrestrial, ecological and amphibian communities and illustrate habitat areas. Presentation (PDF, 1.6 MB)

Contact us

Melanie Anderton
​City Hall, 6th floor
Phone: 905-546-2424 ext. 6412
Email: melanie.anderton@hamilton.ca