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"Introduction: Municipal governments are often described as the level of government most accessible to its citizens, the government whose services touch... more
city governance
Canadian democracy
Municipal Elections Finance
Ottawa
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"Two years ago, in a report to the City of Ottawa’s Corporate Services & Economic Development Committee and City Council, I prepared an analysis of the... more
city governance
Canadian democracy
Municipal elections
Ottawa
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"In the 2003 municipal election for the City of Ottawa’s 22 council seats (Mayor plus 21 ward councillors) a remarkable thing happened: every incumbent... more
city governance
Canadian democracy
municipal election finances
Ottawa
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Have you noticed? The days are getting longer. Soon enough, the snow will melt and - with a successful vaccine rollout - we may return to... more
On Wednesday, November 4, 2020, Mayor Jim Watson presented the City of Ottawa’s draft 2021 budget. As the mayor noted, 2020 has been a year unlike any other in... more
Ottawa
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climate change
The decision on expanding the urban boundary is the biggest decision city council will make this term. It will shape our future, impact our city services... more
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urban sprawl
urban planning
Urban Boundary
Ottawa
Ottawa City Council
Next week, the Planning Committee of City Council has a big decision to make that will shape how Ottawa grows between now and 2046 through its new official... more
Ottawa
Planning
cities
Sustainability
greenspace
Environment
Ottcity
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West Capital Developments has notified the tenants of the Carp Airport (CYRP) of their plans to decommission runway 04/22 permanently.  This will impact the... more
West Capital Developments has notified the tenants of the Carp Airport (CYRP) of their plans to decommission runway 04/22 permanently.  This will impact the... more
Tips & Soft Skills For A Prospective Renter 1. "Clean up" your social media's In the digital age we live in it's a sure bet that at least one potential... more
Ontario
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Ottawa
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Housing First
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Perth ON
social equality
Stittsville
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It would be difficult to design a transit project for Ottawa that would cost more (7 billion+) and do less. The LRT is a replacement system. It simply replaces... more
 
December 9, 2019
Nov 27th, Ottawa City Council Chamber: Most people arrived early for the Ottawa City Council discussion and vote on housing issues starting at 10 am. Among the... more
Ottawa
Housing
Landlord Licensing
Landlord Registration
Mayor Jim Watson
City Councillors
vote
ACORN
affordable housing
Tenant rights
 For one hundred and seven years, the Gothic Revival turrets of the Château Laurier have towered above the Rideau Canal not far from Parliament Hill. Different... more
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laurier
Ottawa
capital
Architecture
addition
extension
building
Heritage
preservation
controversy
historicism
modernism
desecration
public
input
Parliament
hill
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
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Ottawa
City Council
Development
A few days ago, a stunning 1.4 million children walked out of class in 2,233 cities and towns in 128 countries to protest lack of action by governments,... more
climate change
cdnpoli
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Ottawa
Greta Thunberg
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