Pic River Roads Rehabilitation

This project will rehabilitate and widen approximately 4 km of Access Road and 1.7 km of Pic River Road including repavement, drainage and culvert replacement, traffic calming devices, improved sidewalks/walking trails along the road and a bus pull-over.

Project update - March 14, 2021: 

  • Road rehabilitation and widening along Access Road (850m) and Pic River Road (1.9km). Pulverize existing asphalt, repair and improve base as required, widen to 6.5m and resurface with hot mix asphalt. Improve drainage with ditching and culvert replacements.
  • Addition of pedestrian trails either adjacent to the road surface or separate from the road. Construction will consist of a granular base and hot mix asphalt surface. Trails to be added along Access Road, Pic River Road, and Rabbit Road.
  • Traffic calming, pedestrian safeguards, and signage replacement will be incorporated throughout the areas of the road rehabilitation and trail additions.
  • The entire project is scheduled to occur in the Summer of 2021 and there is no anticipated carry-over into 2022.
  • Colliers Project Leaders is retained for Project Management Services and TBT Engineering has been retained as the Design Consultant.


Latest update

July 28, 2021 - The assessment decision statement has been issued to the proponent.


Key documents

Key documents
Document Number Document Title File Date
2 Notice of Determination - July 28, 2021
1 Pic River Roads Rehabilitation - June 1, 2020


Aboriginal Consultation and Environmental Services
1100 - 180 Kent St
Ottawa, Ontario K1P 0B6
Email: infc.aboriginalconsultenv-consultautochtonesenv.infc@canada.ca

Infrastructure Canada
Calvin Kemm, Senior Environmental Review and Approvals Officer
1100-180 Kent Street
Ottawa, Ontario K1P 0B6
Telephone: 613-292-8120
Email: calvin.kemm@infc.gc.ca

  • Location

    • Pic River Roads Rehabilitation (Ontario)
  • Nature of Activity

    • Highways and Roads
  • Assessment Status

  • Start Date

  • Proponent

    Ojibways of the Pic River First Nation
  • Authorities

    • Indigenous Services Canada
    • Infrastructure Canada
  • Assessment Type

    Project on federal lands
  • Reference Number


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...within 200 kilometres
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