Riverain Park Recreation Amenity Enhancements

The City of Ottawa is proposing to modernize Riverain Park, either through renewal of existing features or the addition of active recreation features. Riverain Park is federally owned land that the National Capital Commission (NCC) leases to the City of Ottawa. The purpose of the project is to modify park amenities to better meet the recreational needs of the City of Ottawa residents.
Project elements include:
-additional tennis and pickleball courts (3),
-relocation of the basketball court and horseshoe pits,
-addition of a secondary pathway.
-addition of skateboard park elements, a splashpad, a fitness circuit,
-an articulating precast block pad for small craft pedestrian launch, and
-an outdoor water fountain.
The anticipated construction dates for this project are from June 2020 to June 2021.

Information on how to obtain copies of reports or other records:
Joanne Moran, Senior Project Manager - joanne.moran@ottawa.ca

Contact for further information

Renée Proteau, Planner II, Parks and Facilities Planning - Renee.Proteau@Ottawa.ca
Jennifer Shephard, Parks and Facility Planning - jennifer.shepherd@ottawa.ca


Latest update

September 25, 2020 - The assessment decision statement has been issued to the proponent.


Key documents

Key documents
Document Number Document Title File Date
2 Notice of determination - September 25, 2020


National Capital Commission
Environmental Assessment
40 Elgin Street
Ottawa, Ontario K1P 5A8
Email: IA-EI@ncc-ccn.ca

  • Location

    • Riverain Park (Ontario)
  • Nature of Activity

    • Recreation and Tourism
  • Assessment Status

  • Start Date

  • Proponent

    City of Ottawa
  • Authorities

    • National Capital Commission
  • Assessment Type

    Project on federal lands
  • Reference Number


This map is for illustrative purposes. The markers represent the approximate locations based on available data. More than one marker may be identified for a given assessment.


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...within 200 kilometres
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