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What is missing in the draft Official Plan released last November?  The list is long but here are some highlights, and why they matter. First and foremost, the... more
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Development
community planning
Ottawa City Hall
Remarkably, the best stuff is in the environment area.  There are some good policies on increasing resiliency against extreme heat.  The overall goal for the... more
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Development
community planning
Ottawa City Hall
What is meaningful consultation? This question is at the root of much of the recent debate about Ottawa’s new Official Plan, at Council, in the media and among... more
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Development
community planning
Ottawa City Hall
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
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
Ottcity
Mayor Jim Watson
Jim Watson
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Ottawa City Hall
Ottawa City Council
Last week we learned about the abuse of power inside the Ontario PC Party when leader Patrick Brown approved the nomination of candidates whose nominations... more
Abuse of Power
Corruption
Patrick Brown
Jan Harder
Ontario PC Party
Ottawa City Hall
Planning
John Moser
Jeff Leiper
James O'Grady
Kathleen Wynne
Jim Watson
Green Party of Ontario
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Ottawa – Mayor Jim Watson invites everyone to attend the Family Day Skating Party on the Sens Rink of Dreams at City Hall on Monday, February 20 (Family Day)... more
Family Day
Jim Watson
Sens Rink of Dreams
Ottawa City Hall
Ottawa Events
Tim Hortons
Winterlude
Farm Boy
Dear Fellow Citizens, Let us pause and consider for a moment, the fine kettle of fish, in which we find ourselves; 1.         About an hour ago, I leashed up... more
governance
councillor chill
contradictory policies
Jim Watson
Jan Harder
Alan Hubley
Tobi Nussbaum
Jeff Leiper
Ottawa City Hall
municipal policy
NCC-CCN
Infill
roads
Development
democracy
City of Ottawa
Walkley Rd.
City Council
Public consultation
 It appears Osgoode ward councillor, George Darouze has been inhaling too much exhaust from his snowmobile.  You know, George.  He's the one time head of a... more
Hookah
smoking
Culture
shisha
CDC
health canada
Ottawa Public Health
George Darouze
Ottawa City Cuncil
Ottawa City Hall
roads
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
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Sustainability
Greenspace Alliance
Waterloo
Kitchener
Ottawa
There are serious issues concerning the Audit report that has been prepared for the Election Compliance Audit Committee relating to the audit of the 2014... more
City of Ottawa
Ottawa News
Eli El-Chantiry
Municipal Elections Act
Pierre Kingsley
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Ottawa City Hall
Ottawa
Is it just me, or has the city become much dirtier over the past decade?  By dirty I mean garbage / debris everywhere. If you have not noticed this, I urge you... more
Clean Environment
City of Ottawa
Cleaning the Capital
Environment
Garbage
City of Ottawa policy
Jim Watson
Kevin Wylie
Marilyn Journeaux
Ottawa City Hall
Ottawa
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
Ottawa123, in partnership with City for all Women Initiative (CAWI) and th Coalition of Community Health and Resource Centres of Ottawa, is welcoming all... more
Ottawa 123
Ranked Choice Ballot
Ontario municipal election law
campaign financing
Municipal Elections Act
Ontario
Public consultation
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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