We’re working to make sure that the area around each ION station stop is well planned and prepared to accommodate future growth and development in the most appropriate locations.

On this page:

  1. Phase 1
  2. Phase 2

Phase 1

The first phase of the Planning Around Rapid Transit (PARTS) project included:

  • identifying study areas
  • gathering data on the existing conditions in each area
  • setting goals to help us create station study area plans
  • prioritizing the next phases of work

More information is available here:


Phase 2

The purpose of Phase 2 was to lay some groundwork for the future station study areas and to provide some direction for our review of development applications in advance of the PARTS Plans being completed. Before we started the detailed planning exercise for each station area, our staff: