urban planning

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I have lived in Kanata South since 2012. I’m a suburban resident opposed to more sprawl. We should focus on improving existing neighbourhoods, within the... more
affordable housing
urban planning
Ottawa urban boundary decision
Urban Boundary
ottpoli
ottnews
Governments are preparing for the re-opening of businesses to kick start the economy. The calls for “shovel-ready” projects are already being heard loud and... more
climate change
Economic Development
talent
procurement
federal stimulus
green infrastructure
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
ottpoli
urban sprawl
urban planning
Urban Boundary
Ottawa
Ottawa City Council
            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
ottpoli
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
Does Ottawa Need a Community Land Trust Last fall, the City of Ottawa's  submission to the new national housing strategy consultation described a long standing... more
land trusts
affordable housing
City of Ottawa
ottpoli
urban planning
social housing
On Tuesday, the City of Ottawa Planning Committee reviewed a report from staff setting out the City's position on various proposals floated in the Province's... more
OMB
Greenspace Alliance
urban planning
Ontario Planning Act
City of Ottawa
Ottawa City Council
Federation of Citizens Associations of Ottawa
Public consultation
Ottawa
Ontario is undertaking a comprehensive review of how the Ontario Municipal Board (OMB) operates and its role in the province's land-use planning system to help... more
OMB
urban planning
Public consultation
Town Hall public consultation
Ontario Liberal Party
Yasir Naqvi
Ontario Municipality
City of Ottawa
Ottawa
Citizen Liaison Office
Dear Mr. Wylie, From your response to a query from Councillors on the Environment Committee yesterday (April 19, 2016), I understood that your office could... more
tree
People and Trees
City of Ottawa
Urban Forest Management Plan
City of Ottawa policy
trees
urban planning
community
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
(Photo courtesy of Barry Gray / StittsvilleCentral.ca) “I do think it’s fair to ask landowners of designated buildings to think hard and creatively. To raise... more
Kanata
Stittsville
hazeldean
Richcraft
Planning
Heritage
Ottawa
Ottawa City Council
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
 November 15, 2015 Mayor, Jim Watson; Planning Committee Chairman, Jan Harder; Planning Committee Members, Councillors Tim Tierney, Shad Qadri, Rick Chiarelli... more
 
November 15, 2015
Central Wards
Centretown
community based planning
City life
Dear Martha,   Thank you for organizing the launch of the Urban Tree Management Plan yesterday at Landsdowne. There are many positive features of the... more
Urban Forestry Management Plan
City of Ottawa policy
trees
Environment
urban planning
tree
Ottawa Forests
Ottawa
August 21, 2015 Mayor Jim Watson, and members of council, Re: Development Application by Richcraft Developments 560 Rideau Street On Council Agenda Aug 26,... more
City of Ottawa
urban planning
Development
Richcraft Developments
Jim Watson
Rideau Street
Ottawa City Council
Ottawa

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