Letters

I am writing a quick note to say that I support segregated bike lanes in Ottawa. I believe they are necessary in order to ensure the safety of cyclists in... more
Cycling
Cycling safety
segregated bike lanes
Laurier Avenue
Ottawa
City of Ottawa
I agree with both Jeff Darwin, Howard Darwin's son, and with Ottawa Citizen journalist Kelly Egan, on their assessment of the renaming of Merivale arena. As Mr... more
Nepean
Merivale Arena
Howard Darwin
City of Ottawa
Ottawa
Public consultation
renaming public institutions
Dear Mr. Mayor, City Councillors and the Media, I don't believe it matters whether the Lansdowne Partnership Plan is a good idea or not, the process that has... more
Lansdowne Park
Lansdowne Live
Lansdowne Park redevelopment
Ottawa
Ottawa City Council
sole sourcing
RFP
Competitive bidding
NIMBY. Not In My Back Yard. It’s a potent label, convenient for dismissing local residents’ concerns and marginalizing people who want what’s best for their... more
David Chernushenko
City of Ottawa
Ottawa
Development
NIMBY
YIMBY
Communities
Intensification
Public consultation
Capital Ward
Dear Mayor O'Brien and City Councilors, My name is James O'Grady and I am one of the creators of LetsGetItRight.ca. I am writing to you today for the second... more
Lansdowne Park
Lansdowne Live
Lansdowne Park redevelopment
Ottawa
Ottawa City Council
Ottawa Sports and Entertainment Group
CFRA
Mark Sutfcliffe
Competitive bidding
RFP
Larry O'Brien
Of all the issues at play in our town today, one of the biggest is the proposed redevelopment of Lansdowne Park. But the proposal being circulated to... more
Lansdowne Park redevelopment
Lansdowne Live
governance
Public consultation
Development
City of Ottawa
sole sourcing
Just like everyone else in Ottawa, I was shocked an OC Transpo bus driver would berate and threaten a passenger the way the driver did who was fired earlier... more
 
Letter type:
August 29, 2012
City of Ottawa
James OGrady
OC Transpo
Ottawa
bus drivers
I am running for City Council in Ward 9: Knoxdale-Merivale because I believe Ottawa has the potential to be a great city—A sustainable city! Prosperous and... more
2010 Ottawa Municipal Election
amalgamation
Borough Council
community
governance
James O'Grady Campaign
Nepean
Voice
Ward 9: Knoxdale-Merivale
City of Ottawa
I was disappointed to hear and then read in today's paper about what transpired in the Glens community over the last week. It is, unfortunately, another... more
City of Ottawa
CN
Glens Community Association
James O'Grady
Knoxdale-Merivale
Nepean
Ottawa
The Glens
Via Rail
Ward 9
I am happy to see segregated bike lanes come to Ottawa. Segregated lanes have made a big difference to cycling safety in many cities around the world including... more
Cit of Ottawa
Cycling
Cycling safety
Laurier Avenue
Responsbile Cycling Coalition
segregated bike lanes
Cycling infrastructure

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It’s all about perspective. On the first night of the Quebec curfew to curb Covid cases, more than 200 tickets were handed out to people who felt they were... more
 
Letter type:
January 11, 2021
covid-19
curfews
hardship
holidays
WWII
hong kong
Ed Hand
cdnpoli
Quebec
During this holiday season, the team at Unpublished Media would like to extend its Best Wishes to you and your family and friends for a happy, healthy and... more
2021 New Year
Unpublished Media
cdnpoli
James O'Grady
unpublished.vote
Unpublished.Cafe
UnpublishedOttawa.com
Imagine getting into a car accident or waking up to find out you can’t move your legs. You might even have invisible disabilities, like mental health... more
 
Letter type:
November 29, 2020
ODSP
COVID19
pandemic
Doug Ford
ONPoli
People with Disabilities
Social Services of Ontario
Fear is coursing through long-term care homes in Canada as the country slips into the second wave of the pandemic. Will it be as fatal as the first wave?... more
COVID19
covid-19
Long-term care
Whistleblower protection
John Fraser
Joel Harden
Allan Cutler
David Hutton
cdnpoli
onpoli ottpoli