Terminal Development Plans for Bella Coola, Bella Bella (McLoughlin Bay), Ocean Falls and Shearwater
The Terminal Development Plan for terminals on the Central Coast was approved in 2020.The scope of the Terminal Development Plan involved planning, creating conceptual design options, and the development of an implementation schedule and budget estimates for future terminal upgrades. The Plan will provide the framework for the phased implementation of strategies and actions to guide terminal improvements over the next 25 years. This will enable us to develop the terminals in a cost-effective, organized and efficient way.
Our planning process involved engaging with communities and key stakeholders to gather feedback, suggestions and ideas. This included gathering feedback on draft concepts for the terminals and refining them using the feedback we received. After careful consideration of the issues and feedback we received, the concepts were refined into a preferred option for each terminal that meets design requirements and addresses some of the key issues within the terminal areas. The preferred options can be viewed in the Terminal Development Plan.