On June 16, Cumberland Coun. Stephen Blais and Francis Drouin, MP (Glengarry-Prescott-Russell) announced $1.89 million to build a cycling connection between Orléans and Cumberland Village.
“Rural Cumberland is a beautiful environment for a range of recreational activities,” says Blais. “This investment will allow us to create a connection allowing Cumberland residents to easily access Orléans, and expose Orléans residents to the beautiful environment and amazing small businesses in Cumberland village.
”Paved shoulders will be built on Old Montreal Road from Famille-Laporte Avenue east to Cox Country Road. They will continue south on Cox Country Road to Wilhaven Drive. Existing shoulders on Dunning Road will be extended south from Brickland Drive to Wilhaven Drive.https://www.ottawacommunitynews.com/news-story/7380114-new-cycle-option-to-connect-cumberland-village-with-orl-ans/