Final Environmental Assessment

Toronto and Region Conservation Authority (TRCA) has completed the Scarborough Waterfront Project Environmental Assessment report.

As required under section 6.2(1) of the Environmental Assessment Act and according to the Terms of Reference approved by the Minister of the Environment and Climate Change on December 15, 2015, TRCA has submitted its Environmental Assessment to the Ministry of the Environment, Conservation and Parks for review and approval.

The Environmental Assessment will be available for public review and comment from June 15, 2018 to August 3, 2018. Anyone wishing to provide comments on the Environmental Assessment must submit their comments in writing and/or by fax to the Ministry of the Environment, Conservation and Parks by August 3, 2018. All comments must be submitted to:

Ms. Anne Cameron, Project Officer
Ministry of the Environment, Conservation and Parks
Environmental Approvals Branch
135 St. Clair Avenue West, 1st Floor
Toronto, ON  M4V 1P5
Phone: 416-314-1181 / 1-800-461-6290
Fax: (416) 314-8452

A copy of all comments will be forwarded to the proponent for consideration.



Final Environmental Assessment


  1. Introduction
  2. Purpose of the Undertaking
  3. Description of the Potentially Affected Environment
  4. Description, Evaluation and Rationale for “Alternatives to”
  5. Description, Evaluation and Rationale for “Alternative Methods”
  6. Description of the Preferred Alternative
  7. Potential Effects, Effects Assessment and Mitigation Measures for Preferred Alternatives
  8. Monitoring and Adaptive Environmental Management
  9. EA Amendment Process
  10. Consultation
  11. Advantages and Disadvantages
  12. References and Works Cited
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