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2
Jun

In the name of reconciliation: re-name the SJAM

This morning, Councillors McKenney, Kavanagh and I wrote to the Prime MInister, our Members of Parliament and the National Capital Commission to request that they commence an Indigenous-led process to re-name the Sir John A. Macdonald Parkway. Read our letter attached as the .pdf below.

26
May

930 Carling Avenue and 520 Preston Street - Site Plan Control (Master) and Lifting of Holding Zone - D07-12-21-0059 and D07-07-21-0007

The full plans are available on DevApps.

Site Location

The proposed Hospital Site is located at 930 Carling Avenue and 520 Preston Street that is approximately 21 hectares in size within Wards 16 and 17 and adjacent to Wards 14 and 15.

26
May

52 Garland Ave - Site Plan Submission

A Site Plan submission was made for 52 Garland in August 2020, and has since been resubmitted. It is a standard site plan control application and does not require public consultation or the posting of a sign. 

Applicant’s Proposal

A Site Plan Control application to construct a four-storey mixed-use building, with one unit of ground floor retail space and 12 dwelling units.

Proposal Details

The property is located on the south side of Garland Street, between Ladouceur Street to the north and Armstrong Street to the south.

26
May

1655 Carling - Revised Site Plan Submission

For those following the progress of the proposed development at 1655 Carling, please note that a revised submission has been received for the Site Plan application now that the Zoning has been approved. No major changes have been made. One revision is a new grade separated bike lane that will be constructed (by the applicant) to tie into works the city has planned at the intersection of Chruchill and Carling. 

The most recent submission is dated May 2021.  Plans are available on DevApps.

20
May

What the New Official Plan Means for Renters: Webinar, June 3, 2021

Are you a renter in Ottawa? We want to hear from you!

Please consider joining Councillors Fleury, Kavanagh, King, Leiper, McKenney and Menard for a joint virtual town hall event to discuss what the New Official Plan means for renters in Ottawa. 

Thursday, June 3 2021, 7:00-8:30pm via Zoom

You can register using this link:

19
May

Byron one-way Golden to Redwood starting tomorrow

Good afternoon, Kitchissippi.

14
May

Virtual Kitchissippi Ward Forum

We are pleased to share that we are hosting our virtual Kitchissippi Ward Forum at the end of May, featuring special guest speaker Ian Douglas, water quality engingeer! 

Monday, May 31

7:00-9:00pm

7
May

Active Transportation Plan Public Webinar: Have Your Say!

As many of you already know, the City is currently updating its Transportation Master Plan. There are many pieces to this puzzle, one of them being the Active Transportation Master Plan.

And we want to hear from you!

To that end, our office has joined forces with River, Bay, and College wards to host a public webinar on this subject.

1
May

Kitchissippi development overview

There are multiple complex projects in the ward that are keeping us busy. We're trying to maintain an updated list of those here.

30
Apr

349 Danforth Ave – Site Plan Control Application

The City has received a Site Plan Control Application for the property located at 349 Danforth Ave.

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