This week, the National Capital Commission’s (NCC) Board of Directors approved The Plan for Canada’s Capital, 2017–2067. The Plan will be launched officially on May 9, 2017, at a special event at the Shaw Centre, in collaboration with the Ottawa Chamber of Commerce. At 6 pm the same day, the NCC will welcome the public at its Capital Urbanism Lab for a panel discussion on the Plan.
The Plan for Canada’s Capital, 2017–2067, presents a long-term vision for the future of the region. It offers a direction for the Capital’s development to the bicentennial of Confederation and beyond, and a framework for land use and projects that will be implemented on federal land.
This iteration of the Plan for Canada’s Capital is the culmination of a national conversation undertaken over several years around the following key themes:
- An inclusive and meaningful capital
- A picturesque and natural capital
- A thriving and connected