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Ottawa Park Summit & Earth Day Events

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Apr 182017
 
Ottawa Park Summit & Earth Day Events

Ottawa Earth Day events – April 22, 2017 Want to know more about how to get involved with your local park? Check out this event on Saturday April 22 from 1-5pm, at 250 City Centre Ave, Bay 216, hosted by Ecology Ottawa. This Earth Day event will feature keynote speak Dave Harvey of Park People […]

Noise complaints – City Public engagement sessions

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Apr 182017
 

Have a complaint or comment about how the City of Ottawa handles noise complaints? The City is holding public meetings on a review of the Noise By-Law.  To register: http://ottawa.ca/2/en/city-hall/public-engagement/public-workshops-noise-by-law-review-april-25-2017 Options for the sessions are below: Wednesday, April 26, 6:30 to 8 p.m: McNabb Recreation Centre (180 Percy Ottawa, ON, Assembly Hall) Tuesday, April 25, […]

Mar 202017
 

The City of Ottawa’s current Transportation Master Plan (TMP) was approved in 2013, based on 2006 census information, 2011 traffic data, background reports and public consultation. It contains targets and strategies regarding walking, cycling, transit and vehicles for 2031. The City originally intended to update the TMP for 2018, but now does not expect to […]

FCA-Urban Forest Management Plan – Feedback & Submission to the City of Ottawa

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Mar 102017
 

Below is the Federation of Citizens’ Associations’ Comments regarding the proposed Urban Forest Management Plan. http://fca-fac.ca/wp-content/uploads/2017/03/FCAreUFMP161130.pdf Ontario’s provincial policy statement of 2014 under the Planning Act can be found here: http://www.mah.gov.on.ca/AssetFactory.aspx?did=10463 Also a power point outlining some of the main points relating to Urban Forests and the health of cities from an FCA power point presentation […]

Ottawa greenspaces – FCA Monthly Survey

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Mar 102017
 

This month our FCA survey is focusing on how CAs manage greenspace around the city. Ottawa’s many beautiful natural areas are used by its residents all year round. How important is your greenspace in your neighbourhood? Take this 3 minute survey to chime in : https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/ZQTL962

Transportation Presentation available

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Feb 212017
 

The presentation on the Transportation Master Plan delivered at the FCA-FAC General Meeting of 15 Feb. 2017 is now available as a pdf file at http://fca-fac.ca/wp-content/uploads/2017/02/1702TMP.pdf