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PUBLIC INFORMATION SESSION

Proposed Zoning for 1375 Clyde Avenue (Dymon Storage Development) PUBLIC INFORMATION SESSION Wednesday, September 27th Drop in between 6:00 – 8:00 p.m. Old Value Village Building 1375 Clyde Avenue View the plans for the site and get your questions answered by City Planning Staff, the Planning Consultants, Ward Councillors, and the Dymon Group. THE MAIN…

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We All Share The Pathway

The NCC ‘bike path’ is an integral part of our community. It’s used by cyclists, walkers, joggers, skateboarders – young and old. This variety of users more appropriately identifies the pathway as recreational, rather than strictly for cycling. Like our roadways, which are shared by many different users, the ‘recreational pathways’ need to be shared.…

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Guidelines For Snow Plow Driveway Markers

The City is formalizing current guidelines for snow plow driveway markers and is seeking feedback. Please complete the online survey. Background Markers used by private snow plow contractors to identify their customers’ driveways are prohibited by various Ottawa by-laws. However, a pilot program has been in place during recent winters to allow them on a…

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Help Save J.H. Putman Middle School

‎This local school is proposed for closure, as part of the OCDSB Western Area Review. The students, parents and community have serious concerns, because JH Putman is a thriving school with near capacity enrolment, and with award winning teachers and programs. On Sunday, January 22, 2017, a public rally will be held, at 2pm, on…

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Rapid Transit Corridor on Baseline Road

Baseline Road rapid transit corridor travelling towards opposition 13.8-kilometre transit corridor requires the partial expropriation of more than 200 properties Read the full article at cbc.ca Read more from the Algonquin Times

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Online Police Reporting

Please be aware that there have been concerns regarding traffic and minor thefts in the neighborhood recently. Please file a police report online to ensure that this can be monitored and ideally addressed by the City of Ottawa?: https://www.ottawapolice.ca/en/contact-us/Online-Reporting.asp

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Potential changes to our schools

Potential changes to our schools JH Putman / Woodroffe HS Families: Did you Know?? The OCDSB (School Board) is looking to make some changes to our schools: Filling vacant spots within the board Reducing transitions (eliminate middle school) Grouping together larger cohorts of similar students For Putman / Woodroffe PS / Agincourt / Pinecrest /…

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Greenlawn Tennis Courts Unplayable Until August 29

Due to the recent heavy rain, the schedule for repair and resurfacing of this neighbourhood facility has been delayed. Residents are asked not to walk on the surface until after August 29th. Please assist your Community Association, by informing your children and neighbours of this.

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Ottawa Police Annual Report for 2015

The Ottawa Police Annual report for 2015 has just been released. If you would like to see how your ward has fared please click http://www.ottawapolice.ca/en/crime/Crime-Stats.asp When the councilors information pops up click on “ward profile” for the ward specific stats. The Ward 8 Crime Statistics and Trends document is available in PDF. Cst Sue Wright…

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Marjorie Shaver-Jones receives Ontario Senior of the Year Award

The Ontario Senior of the Year Award gives each municipality in Ontario the opportunity to honour one outstanding local Ontarian who after the age of 65 has enriched the social, cultural or civic life of his or her community. Please joins us in congratulating our very own Marjorie Shaver-Jones on receiving the award! Full details…

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