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The Nepean Provincial and Federal Green Party riding associations of Ontario and Canada are calling on Rick Chiarelli to step down from his position as City... more
Rick Chiareli
Nepean Greens
Green Party of Ontario
Green Party of Canada
Ottawa City Council
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Ottawa
The City of Ottawa has released its annual greenhouse gas emissions inventories in the lead-up to the December 15, 2020 meeting of the Standing Committee of... more
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climate change
Environment
Ecology Ottawa
Ottawa City Hall
1) Do not expand the urban boundary. Recently, Ottawa approved another large expansion of its urban boundary, adding houses to the periphery. It will cause... more
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Budget
climate change
Homelessness
Last week, Ottawa’s racialized communities and women across cultures looked for a gesture of solidarity from Ottawa Police Services members. To vote Matt Skof... more
Ottawa Police Services
Unions
Matt Skof
Policing
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Canadian law
Eli El-Chantiry
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
On May 26, the mayor and a majority on Ottawa City Council voted to dramatically worsen urban sprawl. This was the most important environmental vote this term... more
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urban sprawl
climate change
democracy
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
I am critical of the recommendation made in Report ACS2020-PIE-EDP-0012. I believe that the Full Intensification Option is better than the Balanced Scenario.I... more
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Intensification
urban sprawl
Re: Ottawa’s New Official Plan - Growth Management Strategy ACS2020-PIE-EDP-0012 Dear Mayor Watson and City Councillors, The purpose of this letter is to... more
Urban Boundary
Intensification
urban sprawl
neighbourhoods
Communities
FCA
Ottcity
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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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The urban boundary decision is the most consequential environmental decision that council will make this term - and that many councillors will make in their ... more
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climage change
Moving The Ottawa Urban Boundary Will Cause Significant Farmland Losses: Preliminary Doctoral Research Finds Christopher Kelly-Bisson,  PhD Candidate, School... more
Ottawa official plan
Ottawa
Farmland
Urban Boundary
Hold The Line
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urban planning
Farmland Conservation
Agriculture
            Mayor and Members of Council: At the March 25 Council meeting, direction was provided to staff to “look at the feasibility of reprogramming... more
urban planning
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      Open letter to Mayor & Council Re: Urgent request to City of Ottawa Council to purchase hotels to support people experiencing homelessness and... more
 
April 10, 2020
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philanthropy
On Wednesday April 8, 2020, City Council will hold a Virtual Council Meeting. At that time, a motion will be put forward for a vote;   This motion will give... more
Mayor/CEO Power
Councillors Role
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Mayor Jim Watson
Jim Watson
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Ottawa City Hall
Ottawa City Council

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