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Premier Ford has never stopped looking for ways to carve up more farmland and greenspace for deep-pocketed land speculators. After trying multiple times to get... more
ONPoli
Development
Housing
Agriculture
        Dear Minister Yurek, I am writing to express my concern about the Government of Ontario's decision to temporarily exempt all ministries from the... more
ONPoli
Environment
Development
Green Party of Ontario
Mike Schreiner
City Hall belongs to you. City Hall is your building. Council members work for the public and should be tasked with putting the needs of the people first over... more
ottpoli
Ottawa
City Council
Development
My opinion of the tunnel and its extensions has always been it is too expensive, (8 billion), too difficult to build (cave ins) and too long to make happen (20... more
City of Ottawa
Development
LRT Rail
Housing
ottpoli
Commuting
This study examines the extent to which separatism in South Sudan led the failure of the state and its institutions and aims to draw lessons from this... more
South Sudan
Sudan
Ontario is taking action to overhaul the province's land use planning appeals system to give communities a stronger voice and ensure people have access to... more
OMB
urban planning
Development
Ontario Liberal Party
community issues
ONPoli
Ottawa – The launch of a process for public feedback on the proposed redevelopment of the Château Laurier was announced today at the City’s Planning Committee... more
Chateau Laurier
Development
Planning
City of Ottawa
Public consultation
National Capital Commission
Planning Committee
Built Heritage Sub-Committee
Zoning
Wellington Street West
Hintonburg
Official Plan Amendment
Kanata Centrum Shopping Centre
Kanata
Ottawa
It is very distressing to learn (West Carleton Review – December 22/16) that tree cutting in the Kanata Lakes North Development is slated to start any day.... more
Wildlife
Development
City of Ottawa
KNL
animals
living with wildlife
South March Highlands
Tree Conservation Guideline
Ottawa
Hon. Kathleen Wynne, Premier Hon. Bill Mauro, Minister of Municipal Affairs October 31, 2016 Open Letter Dear Premier Wynne and Minister Mauro, Local food.... more
urban sprawl
Development
Planning
OMB
Greenbelt
Environmental Protection
Green Party of Ontario
Kathleen Wynne
Bill Mauro
Mike Schreiner
ONPoli
Ontario
Ms. Erin Thompson Seabert Fish and Wildlife Technical Specialist Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry Dear Ms. Seabert, Re:  EBR Registry Number: 012-... more
Development
Minto
Blandings turtles
Ottawa Field Naturalists' Club
Ottawa-Carleton Wildlife Centre
Donna Dubreuil
Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry
Kanata North
Ottawa
The City's proposal to initiate a stormwater fee separate from water and waste water charges has stirred much passion. In the heat of the argument, the basic... more
City of Ottawa
stormwater fee
urban planning
Development
taxes
property
Ottawa River
fees
Ottawa City Hall
Public consultation
runoff
sewers
ottpoli
Sustainability
Greenspace Alliance
Waterloo
Kitchener
Ottawa
Early Citizen Engagement - A Remedy for Defeatism The sentiment “something is better than nothing” is familiar yet damaging.  It has created perpetual public... more
LeBreton Flats
LeBreton Flats redevelopment
Ottawa
Citizen engagement
Federal politics
Canada’s Capital Region—As Canadians get ready for Canada’s 150th anniversary celebrations, the National Capital Commission (NCC) is preparing the Plan for... more
NCC
National Capital
Big Ideas
urban planning
Development
Ottawa
Gatineau
City of Ottawa
National Capital Commission
Ottawa River
Ontario
Quebec
383 Daly Ave Ottawa, K1N 6G8 July 23, 2015 Dear Mr. Mayor, During the discussion of Richcraft’s request for zoning and official plan amendments at the Planning... more
City of Ottawa
Jim Watson
Planning
Development
Community Design Plans (CDP)
Richcraft
Ontario Municipal Board (OMB)
Ottawa City Hall
I recall a number of conversations in recent years between FCA members on what it would take to allow communities to fully engage in the process to which I'm... more
Developer Ambassadors
Planning
Jim Watson
Ottawa City Hall
Public consultation
community
community based planning
Ottawa

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