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North King's Town - Public Engagement

North Kings Town area

ENGAGEMENT OPPORTUNITIES

Learn more about the North King's Town Secondary Plan and offer your ideas about the project at an upcoming consultation event.

Phase 2 - Technical Studies

Stay tuned to this page for updates on how to be involved in the technical studies once Phase 2 of the NKT Secondary Plan is underway.

RFP Opens: July 17, 2017

The request for proposals (RFP) for the North King's Town Secondary Plan Phase 2: Technical Studies was released. Submissions are accepted via the City's Bids & Tenders page.


Doug Fluhrer Park

Council has directed staff to conduct consultation and make information available to the public on this proposal. View the Council Reports 15-197 & 16-218, related map and Q&A document. This will be done as part of the North King's Town Secondary Plan.


Phase 1 consultations

The following is a list of all of the events from the community visioning exercise and preliminary market analysis for the NKT Secondary Plan. This includes links to display materials, presentations, consultation summaries, and draft reports.

Public launch: Tuesday, May 24, 2016

The project launch for North King's Town took place at the Royal Canadian Legion.

Visioning workshop: Monday, June 20, 2016

This interactive workshop was held at the Portuguese Cultural Centre.

Community visioning exercise: Wednesday, June 22, 2016

A community visioning exercise for North King's Town was held in Douglas R. Fluhrer Park, along with a free public barbeque and concert. This event was co-hosted by the City and the Skeleton Park Arts Festival.

Community information booth: Saturday, June 25, 2016

The City had a community information booth about the North King's Town Secondary Plan in McBurney Park as part of the Skeleton Park Arts Festival.

Old Industrial Area Visits: Friday, June 10 and Wednesday, July 20, 2016

City staff visited the Old Industrial Area on two occasions to engage with businesses, social service providers, and the residents about the North King's Town project.

Community information booth: Saturday, July 30, 2016

The City had a community information booth about the North King's Town Secondary Plan downtown as part of the Princess Street Promenade from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Pop-up consultation booth: Thursday, Aug. 4, 2016

The City held two short pop-up consultation sessions about the North King's Town project at Kingston Community Health Centres on Weller Avenue and at the Chat-a-Bit Station on the corner of Montreal Street and John Counter Boulevard.

Talking circle: Monday, Sept. 19, 2016

The City and the consulting team hosted a talking circle at City Hall for the local indigenous community to provide input into the future of the North King's Town area.

Open house: Monday, Sept. 19, 2016

The City and the consulting team presented components of the draft report for public comment.

Open house: Monday, Nov. 14, 2016

The City hosted an informal, drop-in open house. There was no formal presentation, but staff and members of the consulting team were available to answer questions and receive comments about the draft report.

Open house: Wednesday, April 19, 2017

The City hosted an informal, drop-in open house (with no formal presentation). Staff were available to answer questions and receive comments about the revised draft report.

Planning Committee: Thursday, May 18, 2017

The final draft of the North King's Town Visioning Report & Preliminary Market Analysis was presented to Planning Committee.

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