FCA Comments presented at the OTTAWA PLANNING and and RURAL AFFAIRS COMMITTEE

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

FCA Awards 2018

The awards committee is seeking nominations for the awards presented annually at the June AGM. Up to three awards may be presented: Lifetime Achievement, FCA Contributor, or Builders. 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. Nominations are […]

FCA Awards: Call for nominations

The FCA Awards committee is seeking nominations for the FCA Awards presented annually at the June FCA AGM (June 15, 2017). Up to three awards may be presented: Lifetime Achievement, FCA Contributor, or Builders. You can find a more detailed description of the awards on the awards page under “About Us” on this website or […]

How would you define your FCA-FAC?

Over the summer the board of directors, ably assisted by facilitator Phil Nicholson, met to reflect on options for the FCA-FAC for the coming year and onward. A document for discussion was circulated at the General Meeting of Sept. 15. The discussion paper, with minor amendments reflecting comments at the Sept. 15. meeting, is found at https://secureservercdn.net/104.238.71.109/g4t.993.myftpupload.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/09/Prospect.pdf  Readers […]

Our year-end survey

At its retreat last summer, the board of the FCA-FAC set out some top-level goals to pursue over the year. These were: 1. Get known as an important and useful federation by media, politicians and the public. 2. Present credible and compelling voices of regional groupings of community and citizen associations through a wide range […]

Official Plan Amendment 150

Following a decision of the member associations, the president of the FCA-FAC has written to the mayor and councillors expressing concern with the results of the OMB appeal of the Official Plan. The president has sent the following letter on our behalf.

Call for nominations

The awards committee is seeking nominations for the awards presented annually at the June AGM (mark it on your calendar, June 7th). Up to three awards may be presented: Lifetime Achievement, FCA Contributor, or Builders. You can find a more detailed description of the awards on the awards page under “About Us” on this website […]

Community Association Profiles

Here are the results of the survey we conducted in June. The results (pdf file) can be downloaded at the link below.  

FCA makes presentation on Complete Streets and related transportation issues

Representatives from the FCA-FAC executive made a presentation to the Transportation Committee of Council. Their speaking notes, along with a compendium of written questions submitted by FCA members to the Transport in Transition panelists from our AGM, are included below. See also the letter of support based on motion passed at September meeting that was […]