I am pleased to announce that three winners have been chosen in my essay contest for high school-aged youth living in Gloucester-Southgate Ward. This year’s topic was “Local Government Matters.” We received many creative, thought-provoking entries from young people all over the community, which were judged by representatives from Hydro Ottawa and the South-East Ottawa […]
With March Break fast approaching, the City of Ottawa will open online registration for its popular March Break camps on Wednesday, January 17 at 9:00 p.m. Children of all ages can experience a week of fun with Parks, Recreation and Culture camps. Take a look at www.ottawa.ca to view the brochure for the 2018 […]
Tell the City how you think it should allocate more than $450,000 in the Vehicle-for-Hire Accessibility Fund. Public consultations will take place at City Hall, 110 Laurier Avenue West, on Tuesday, January 30 and Friday, February 16. There will be three sessions each day: 9:30 am to noon 1:30 pm to 4 pm 5:30 pm […]
Starting Friday, January 5, the City will handle calls about sick and injured animals and will take on responsibility for transporting them. If you see an injured domestic animal, such as a dog or cat, or small wild animal, such as a raccoon, squirrel, rabbit or skunk, please call 3-1-1. The City will assess the […]
On November 22, after more than 25 hours of debate and deliberation at Committee and Council, the majority of Council (16-7) voted in favour of amending the City’s Official Plan and Zoning Bylaw to allow a shelter component as part of the Salvation Army’s application for a 350 bed residential care facility to be located […]
Come celebrate the official launch of the new Community Kitchen located at the Albion-Heatherington Recreation Centre.