Bulletin Board

The space where members can communicate with each other and where FCA can communicate with members and interested organizations on issues or matters arising from decisions of the Executive or at our monthly general meetings.

Nov 072019
 

FCA-FAC with Ottawa Neighbourhood Study present “Neighbourhoods Count” a workshop to better understand the physical and social pathways by which communities in Ottawa affect our health and well-being. Learn to react, analyze and argue with data. Discover facts that will support evidence-based decision-making. The workshop will be held at Overbrook Community Centre, the morning of […]

Nov 072019
 

Ecology Ottawa and Greenspace Alliance are running a workshop on “Climate Solutions and Ottawa’s Official Plan on November 15 and 16. Details and registration information is at https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/climate-solutions-and-ottawas-official-plan-nov-15-and-16-registration-74353638735

Aug 232019
 

Our president Sheila Perry spoke at the combined PLANNING and and RURAL AFFAIRS COMMITTEE meeting on August 22nd, 2019 and presented the following comments to the published ‘5 Big Moves‘ on our behalf: Comments Please take a look at the response from Alain Miguelez, Manager – Planning Policy & Resiliency too: Response

Apr 252019
 

The awards committee is seeking nominations for the awards presented annually at the June AGM. Up to four awards may be presented: Lifetime Achievement, FCA Contributor, Builders or Excellence in Media. You can find a more detailed description of the awards on the awards page under “About Us” on this website or simply follow this link. […]

Jan 052019
 
Invitation to all - Wednesday, January 9 at City Hall 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Happy New Year Greetings to all! Please see below our FCA (Federation of Citizens Association)  invitation to all residents, community associations, city staff, councillors and interested citizens.Date:   Wednesday, January 9 Time:   6 to 8 p.m.This is an opportunity to combine 2 information/discussion sessions on planning matters :1.  6 p.m. Site Plan Control Proposed Changes  and2.  […]

Dec 232018
 

First meeting of the year will feature “speed-dating”, brief interviews on a rotational basis with experts on city services. (See below for further details.) The meeting will be held in the Richmond Room at Nepean Sportsplex on Woodroffe Ave. A draft agenda for the Jan. 16 meeting is found at http://secureservercdn.net/166.62.113.120/g4t.993.myftpupload.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/01/190116DA.pdf Note that the agenda […]

Dec 072018
 

The next General Meeting of the FCA-FAC [Federation of Citizens’ Associations of Ottawa] will be held Wednesday December 12 from 7pm at 8 Sweetnam Drive in Stittsville. A draft agenda for the meeting is found at   http://secureservercdn.net/166.62.113.120/g4t.993.myftpupload.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/12/181212DA.pdf .  Draft Minutes for the previous meeting on November 21 are found at http://secureservercdn.net/166.62.113.120/g4t.993.myftpupload.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/12/181121DM.pdf    .

Dec 022018
 

In the context of the Governance Review which the new Council will consider on December 5, FCA-FAC has written to request the terms of reference for the Transit Commission be changed to permit Councillors to review (and be held accountable for) major operational issues. Currently Council votes only on the OC Transpo budget, fare structure […]

Nov 052018
 

The next General Meeting of the FCA-FAC [Federation of Citizens’ Associations of Ottawa] will be held Wednesday November 21 from 7:15 pm at the New Edinburgh Park Field House, 193 Stanley Ave. A draft agenda for the Nov. 21 meeting is found at  http://secureservercdn.net/166.62.113.120/g4t.993.myftpupload.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/11/181121DA.pdf   Draft minutes for the previous (October 17) meeting are found at http://secureservercdn.net/166.62.113.120/g4t.993.myftpupload.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/11/181017DM.pdf

Oct 152018
 

The next General Meeting of the FCA-FAC [Federation of Citizens’ Associations of Ottawa will be held Wednesday October 17 from 7:15pm at Van Lang Community Centre, 29 Van Lang Private. The theme of the meeting will be disaster preparedness in our neighbourhoods. Each member association is invited to sent two delegates to General Meetings. Observers […]