Creating A Waterfront Master Plan (WMP) for Port Stanley
With the acceptance of the Harbour Secondary Plan, the Council for the Municipality of Central Elgin hired thinc Design Consultants to prepare a plan for the future harbour lands in Port Stanley.
Thinc established a process which resulted in a final submission to CE Council on June 13, 2022
You can see the process, complete timeline and progress at
Some steps that your PSVA Directors and members of the PSVA Harbour Parks Committee have taken related to the Waterfront Master Plan are:
At an April 11 2022 Council meeting, thinc updated Council and presented a fourth option, entitled, Preferred Design Concept, shown below.
These three options can be seen more clearly at
On May 12th 2022 at the Port Stanley Arena, Thinc hosted two public information sessions and presented their overall draft plan for the harbour through a series of presentation panels. Two of these panels are shown below - the draft overall plan and the draft plan for the East Harbour (Berm). More areas (such as Hofhuis Park) can be seen at:
On June 13, 2022, thinc submitted its final plan to the Council for Central Elgin. This plan was approved. The final plan included cost projections and a long term implementation framework. You can find the final plan at this link under the Documents library The Port Stanley Waterfront Master Plan | Let’s Talk Central Elgin (letstalkcentralelgin.ca)