Construction of a building and development of infrastructures for the operation of a multidisciplinary experimental site in civil security at Québec City Jean Lesage International Airport (YQB) - Notice of Determination

Quebec Airport Authority must determine whether the proposed project is likely to cause significant adverse environmental effects.

To help inform this determination, Quebec Airport Authority is inviting comments from the public respecting that determination. All comments received will be considered public and may be posted online.

Written comments must be submitted by November 17, 2022 to:

Sophie Lefrançois, Principal Director, Corporate Affairs and Environment

505, rue Principale, Québec (Québec)  G2G 0J4

E-mail : slefrancois@yqb.ca

The project consists of constructing a building of 2 floors with an area of 1 859 m2 intended for the operation of its research center (Centre de recherche et d'innovation en sécurité civile - Centre RISC) and to set up realistic experimentation and simulation stations (intervention on railway tracks, flexible premises (hospital, school, etc.), fire simulations, etc.).

Following activities will be carried out:

Site preparation (excavation, backfilling, etc.), construction of the building and infrastructure (realistic experimentation and simulation stations and parking).

Construction work is scheduled for 2023 for an opening in 2024.

Target site :

The work site is located within the limits of YQB territory. 

Site bounded by route de l'Aéroport with access on the 8e Avenue de l'Aéroport.

Approximate size of the land parcel is 18 600 m2.


Disclaimer

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Latest update

Quebec Airport Authority has determined that the proposed “Construction of a building and development of infrastructures for the operation of a multidisciplinary experimental site in civil security at Québec City Jean Lesage International Airport (YQB)” is not likely to cause significant adverse environmental effects.

 

Quebec Airport Authority is satisfied that that the carrying out of the project is not likely to cause significant adverse environmental effects.

 

Therefore, Quebec Airport Authority may carry out the project.

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Key documents

Key documents
Document Number Document Title File Date
1 Notice of Determination - November 18, 2022

Contacts

Sophie Lefrançois
Sophie Lefrançois, Principal Director, Corporate Affairs and Environment
505, rue Principale
Québec, Quebec G2G 0J4
Telephone: 418-640-2700 ext. 2691
Email: slefrancois@yqb.ca


  • Location

    • Québec City Jean Lesage International Airport (YQB) (Quebec)
  • Nature of Activity

    • Building and Property Development
  • Assessment Status

    Completed
  • Start Date

    2022-10-18
  • Proponent

    Campus Notre-Dame-de-Foy
  • Authorities

    • Quebec Airport Authority
  • Assessment Type

    Project on federal lands
  • Reference Number

    84052

Nearby assessments

..within 200 kilometres
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