Cabana Road Corridor Improvements
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Cabana Road Corridor Improvements​

Background

Cabana/Division Corridor Environment Assessment (EA) Study was completed in November 2005. This corridor had been identified as a priority in both the Windsor Area Long-Range Transportation Study (WALTS) and the Bicycle Use Master Plan. The Cabana Road corridor is the only continuous east-west arterial roadway in South Windsor.

The intersections of Cabana and Howard, and Cabana and Provincial Road (including the at-grade railway crossing) were completed as part of the implementation of the preferred plans in the Howard Avenue EA and Provincial/Division Corridor EA.

City Council approved overall project budget of $46 million in the 2016 capital budget for the implementation of Cabana/Division Corridor EA recommended multi-phase improvements between 2016 and 2025. 

Cabana Phase 1 - Cabana Road East from west of Provincial Road to Howard Avenue

  • March 7, 2016 – The City retained RC Spencer Associates as their Consultant for the phase 1 design and construction administration under CR 118/2016.
  • May 3, 2016 - Public Information Centre (PIC) meeting for proposed permanent road closures in Cabana Phase 1.
  • November 14, 2016 - Planning, Heritage & Economic Development Standing Committee meeting recommended permanent closure of Kathleen Street and Harcourt Street.
  • December 12, 2016 - Council meeting approved the standing committee recommendation, permanent closure of Kathleen Street and Harcourt Street.
  • April 11, 2017 - Tender 28-17 for Cabana Phase 1 construction closed. Amico Infrastructure Inc. were the low bidder.
  • May 24, 2017 - Public Information Centre (PIC) meeting for the commencement of phase 1 construction. Amico Infrastructure Inc. as the contractor and RC Spencer Associates as the Consultant.
  • November 30, 2017 - Phase 1 construction was substantially completed.
  • December 1, 2017 till now - Phase 1 work is on maintenance.

Cabana Phase 2 - Cabana Road from Howard Avenue to Dougall Avenue

  • January 11, 2017 - The City retained RC Spencer Associates as their Consultant for the Phase 2 design and engineering.
  • March 2018 - May 2018 - Phase 2 Union Gas relocation work complete.
  • May 2018 - August 2018 - Phase 2 EnWin Utilities hydro line relocation work complete
  • August 2018 - November 2018 - Phase 2 Cogeco, MNSi cable relocation work complete; Bell relocation work partially complete.
  • December 5, 2018 - Public Information Centre (PIC) for proposed permanent road closure of Huntington Avenue at Cabana Road East. The information boards and comment sheet can be found at the following links:

  • June 5, 2019 - Public Information Centre to discuss upcoming construction on Cabana Road between Howard Avenue and Dougall Avenue. The press release for the PIC can be found at the following link:
  • June 10, 2019 - Construction of Cabana Road between Howard Avenue and Dougall Avenue to begin. All businesses adjacent to the construction will remain open during the project. The resident notification letter can be found at the following link:

Cabana Phase 3 & 4 - Cabana Road from Dougall Avenue to Highway #3

  • June 3, 2019 - The City retained Dillon Consulting Ltd. as their Consultant for the Phase 3 & 4 design and engineering.
  • Cabana Phase 3 is scheduled for construction in 2020 and 2021, from Dougall Avenue to Mt. Carmel Drive.
  • Cabana Phase 4 is scheduled for construction in 2022 and 2023, from Mt. Carmel Drive to west of Northway Avenue. 
  • Utility relocation work will be implemented prior to the road construction.
  • August 12, 2019 – A public notice was distributed containing a general project update. A copy of the letter can be found at the following link: Project Update Notification​

Engineering Department
Infrastructure and Geomatics
350 City Hall Square West, 3rd Floor
Windsor, Ontario
Canada
N9A 6S1

Phone: For general information, call 311. 
For detailed inquires, call Jane He, P. Eng., at (519) 255-6257 ext. 6358 
or Michael Cappucci, P. Eng., at (519) 255-6257 ext. 6355
Email: jhe@citywindsor.ca, ​​​​​​​mcappucci@citywindsor.ca