Bayview Yards is located about 25 minutes from Kanata’s high tech community; 10 minutes from Ottawa’s downtown core and the seat of federal government; and 20 minutes from the Ottawa International Airport.
This location will provide one of the highest levels of transit access in the City upon completion of the Light Rail Transit (LRT) system that is currently under construction. It is located at the nexus of the city’s O-Train line and a future Light Rail Transit station, facilitating easy access for many different stakeholders.
The development of the innovation centre also catalyzes urban renewal in this part of the city, and attracts a host of new businesses, restaurants and amenities to this region.
Its proximity to the Ottawa River and National Capital Commission park space and bikeway also make it a scenic and outdoor recreation friendly site, enabling the innovation centre to showcase some of Ottawa’s greatest attributes to visiting investors, companies and customers.