Waterdown Planning Projects

What City planning projects are taking place in Waterdown?

The City of Hamilton has three different planning initiatives occurring in the Waterdown area:

  • Waterdown Community Node Secondary Plan Study
  • Waterdown Community Transportation Management Study
  • Waterdown Village Built Heritage Inventory

Map showing the boundaries of the Waterdown planning projects

Waterdown Community Node Secondary Plan Study

The City’s Official Plan identifies the central Waterdown area as a Community Node. It serves as a focal point for the surrounding community.

Purpose of study:

  • to create a plan to help manage change and redevelopment in this area

We want to hear from you about your future vision for central Waterdown.

Project website:

Waterdown Community Transportation Management Study

This study is being completed following the requirements of Phase 1 and 2 of the Municipal Class EA process.

Purpose of study:

  • to review the existing transportation network
  • identify areas for improvements to address existing and future transportation needs
  • build on road improvements already planned or in progress

We want to hear from you about issues and opportunities for transportation improvements.

Project website:

Waterdown Village Built Heritage Inventory

This inventory includes the survey and evaluation of each property in the study area. Preliminary findings and an overview of the historical evolution of Waterdown Village will be available.

Purpose of inventory:

  • to identify what has heritage value or interest in Waterdown

Project website:

Project timelines

All studies are in the first stages. Completion is expected in late 2020.

How can I get involved?

We need you to tell us your vision for the area. How you can have your voice heard and be informed:

  • Visit the project websites to learn more about each study.
  • Fill out the survey and/or map your comment.
  • Contact us to add your email to our project mailing lists to receive notifications/updates.
  • Attend an event or community meeting. Event notifications are emailed to our contact list.

Contact us

For comments, questions or to be added to our project mailing lists, contact:

Waterdown Community Node Secondary Plan
Robert Clackett
Planner, Community Planning & GIS
71 Main Street West, 5th Floor
Phone: 905-546-2424 ext. 1274
Email: waterdownnodeplanning@hamilton.ca

Waterdown Community Transportation Management Study
Mohan Philip
Project Manager, Transportation Planning
77 James Street North, Suite 400
Phone: 905-546-2424 ext. 3438
Email: transportation@hamilton.ca

Waterdown Village Built Heritage Inventory
Alissa Golden
Heritage Projects Specialist
28 James Street North, 2nd Floor
Phone: 905-546-2424 ext. 4654
Email: alissa.golden@hamilton.ca