Public input sought in Lansdowne Street West Operational Improvement Project

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Lansdowne Street at Clonsilla Avenue

Peterborough, ON – The City of Peterborough is undertaking an operational and safety improvement project for Lansdowne Street West from the intersection of Spillsbury Drive/Kawartha Heights Boulevard, to the intersection of Clonsilla Avenue.

The general goals of the project are to:

  • Improve traffic flow, vehicle safety, and driveway access by constructing a centre two-way left-turn lane;
  • Improve the lane arrangements at the Spillsbury Drive/Kawartha Heights Boulevard and Clonsilla Avenue intersections;
  • Improve pedestrian, cyclist and vehicular safety;
  • Add / improve pedestrian and cyclist facilities, including off-street multi-use trails on both the north and south sides of the roadway; and,
  • Improve access to commercial and residential properties within the corridor.

The project is being undertaken in general accordance with the recommendations set out in the approved Environmental Study Report (ESR) for Lansdowne Street West completed in 2012.

Through the Connect Peterborough website,, you can view the project scope and plans, additional project information and resources, and provide your questions and feedback through the online question engagement tool.

The project team will review and evaluate the feasibility of all feedback received through Connect Peterborough as it considers changes to the project plan.


For further information, members of the media are invited to contact the undersigned:

Sharron Hayton, Customer Service Coordinator

City of Peterborough

705-742-7777 ext. 1868