Terms of Reference


Information of the Environmental Assessment Terms of Reference.

On July 27, 2012, a Terms of Reference (ToR) for the LWC Project was submitted to the Minister of the Environment for approval.  The role of the ToR is to provide the proponents with an approved framework for the completion of the Environmental Assessment (EA) for the Lakeview Waterfront Connection (LWC) Project. Where the goal of LWC Project is to create a new natural waterfront park that will establish ecological habitat and public linkages on the eastern Mississauga waterfront, the ToR sets out how CVC and the Region of Peel are proposing to assess the potential environmental effects of the LWC Project.

On December 5, 2012, the Minister of the Environment approved the Terms of Reference (ToR) for the LWC Project. Copies of the Notice of Approval, Comment Disposition Table and Errata are available here:

The Terms of Reference was approved on December 5th, 2012. To view the final, please download it via the link below:

The environmental assessment will be carried out according to the ToR and the requirements of the Environmental Assessment Act. Results will be submitted to the Ministry of the Environment for review. When the environmental assessment is completed, the public and interested stakeholders will be informed when and where the environmental assessment can be reviewed.

Members of the public, agencies and interested stakeholders are encouraged to participate in the environmental assessment process by attending public meetings or contacting staff with information, comments or questions. All public consultation opportunities will be advertised on this webpage, in local newspapers and through the project mailing list.

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