Notice of Study Completion: Reconstruction of County Road 65 Concrete Arch Culvert

Map of County Road 65 culvert location

The County of Northumberland has completed a Municipal Class Environmental Assessment for the reconstruction of the County Road 65 Concrete Arch Culvert located over the Ganaraska River on County Road 65, approximately 3.5 km south of County Road 9 in the Municipality of Port Hope.

The project is being planned in accordance with the latest edition of the Municipal Class Environmental Assessment Manual as a Schedule “B” undertaking.

A Public Consultation Centre was held on November 28, 2019 at which time plans for the proposed reconstruction of the structure were presented to the public.

The project plans and further information on the project is available by contacting the following individuals:


Matt MacDonald, P.Eng
Project Manager
Jewell Engineering Inc.,
1 – 71 Millennium Parkway
Belleville, ON
K8N 4Z5
Telephone: (613) 969-1111
Fax: (613) 969-8988


Ms. Brunilda Tena
Project Coordinator
Northumberland County
555 Courthouse Road
Cobourg, ON
K9A 5J6
Telephone (905) 372-3329 ext 2355
Fax (905) 372-1696

Interested persons should provide written comment to the County on the proposal within 30 calendar days from the date of this Notice.  Comment should be directed to the parties listed above.

If concerns arise regarding this project, which cannot be resolved at this review phase, a person or party may request that the Minister of the Environment and Climate Change make an order for the project to comply with Part II of the Environmental Assessment Act (referred to as a Part II Order), which addresses individual environment assessments. Reasons must be provided for the request.  Requests must be received by the Ministry at the addresses below within 30 calendar days of this Notice. The Part II Order Request Form must be used to request a Part II Order. The Part II Order Request Form is available online on the Forms Repository Website by searching “Part II Order” or “012-2206E” (the form number).

A copy of this request must also be sent to the individuals listed above. If there is no request received by January 10, 2020, the project will proceed to design and construction as presented in the planning documentation.

Minister Rod Phillips
Ministry of Environment, Conservation and Parks
777 Bay Street, 5th Floor
Toronto, ON
M7A 2J3


Director, Environmental Assessment and Permissions Branch
Ministry of Environment and Climate Change
135 Clair Avenue West, 1st Floor
Toronto, ON, M4V 1P5 

Please note that ALL personal information included in a Part II Order submission, such as name, address, telephone number and property location is collected, maintained and disclosed by the Ministry of Environment and Climate Change for the purpose of transparency and consultation. The information is collected under the authority of the Environmental Assessment Act or is collected and maintained for the purpose of creating a record that is available to the general public as described in s.37 of the Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act. Personal information you submit will become part of a public record that is available to the general public unless you request that your personal information remain confidential. For more information, please contact the ministry’s Freedom of Information and Privacy Coordinator at 416-327-1434.

This Notice issued December 12, 2019

Ms. Brunilda Tena, Project Coordinator, County of Northumberland