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Ontario is taking action to overhaul the province's land use planning appeals system to give communities a stronger voice and ensure people have access to... more
OMB
urban planning
Development
Ontario Liberal Party
community issues
ONPoli
Ottawa – The launch of a process for public feedback on the proposed redevelopment of the Château Laurier was announced today at the City’s Planning Committee... more
Chateau Laurier
Development
Planning
City of Ottawa
Public consultation
National Capital Commission
Planning Committee
Built Heritage Sub-Committee
Zoning
Wellington Street West
Hintonburg
Official Plan Amendment
Kanata Centrum Shopping Centre
Kanata
Ottawa
It is very distressing to learn (West Carleton Review – December 22/16) that tree cutting in the Kanata Lakes North Development is slated to start any day.... more
Wildlife
Development
City of Ottawa
KNL
animals
living with wildlife
South March Highlands
Tree Conservation Guideline
Ottawa
Hon. Kathleen Wynne, Premier Hon. Bill Mauro, Minister of Municipal Affairs October 31, 2016 Open Letter Dear Premier Wynne and Minister Mauro, Local food.... more
urban sprawl
Development
Planning
OMB
Greenbelt
Environmental Protection
Green Party of Ontario
Kathleen Wynne
Bill Mauro
Mike Schreiner
ONPoli
Ontario
Ms. Erin Thompson Seabert Fish and Wildlife Technical Specialist Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry Dear Ms. Seabert, Re:  EBR Registry Number: 012-... more
Development
Minto
Blandings turtles
Ottawa Field Naturalists' Club
Ottawa-Carleton Wildlife Centre
Donna Dubreuil
Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry
Kanata North
Ottawa
The City's proposal to initiate a stormwater fee separate from water and waste water charges has stirred much passion. In the heat of the argument, the basic... more
City of Ottawa
stormwater fee
urban planning
Development
taxes
property
Ottawa River
fees
Ottawa City Hall
Public consultation
runoff
sewers
ottpoli
Sustainability
Greenspace Alliance
Waterloo
Kitchener
Ottawa
Early Citizen Engagement - A Remedy for Defeatism The sentiment “something is better than nothing” is familiar yet damaging.  It has created perpetual public... more
LeBreton Flats
LeBreton Flats redevelopment
Ottawa
Citizen engagement
Federal politics
Canada’s Capital Region—As Canadians get ready for Canada’s 150th anniversary celebrations, the National Capital Commission (NCC) is preparing the Plan for... more
NCC
National Capital
Big Ideas
urban planning
Development
Ottawa
Gatineau
City of Ottawa
National Capital Commission
Ottawa River
Ontario
Quebec
383 Daly Ave Ottawa, K1N 6G8 July 23, 2015 Dear Mr. Mayor, During the discussion of Richcraft’s request for zoning and official plan amendments at the Planning... more
City of Ottawa
Jim Watson
Planning
Development
Community Design Plans (CDP)
Richcraft
Ontario Municipal Board (OMB)
Ottawa City Hall
I recall a number of conversations in recent years between FCA members on what it would take to allow communities to fully engage in the process to which I'm... more
Developer Ambassadors
Planning
Jim Watson
Ottawa City Hall
Public consultation
community
community based planning
Ottawa
In response to Ottawa City Councillor Jan Harder's comments in the Ottawa Citizen about the Developer Ambassador initiative the Planning Department is touting... more
DeveloDeveloper Ambassadors
Development
Planning
City of Ottawa
Ottawa City Hall
Jan Harder
Lobbyist Registry
Ottawaper Ambassadors
As President of the Kanata Beaverbrook Community Association, my initial reaction to Jan Harder’s “client relationship leaders” (CLR) project is that it puts... more
Official Plan
Planning
Ottawa City Council
Jan Harder
Development
Otawa City Hall
Ottawa
Community Associations
Developer Ambassadors
When does the dream end, and reality takes over? Like many people, I have enjoyed several attractions  and events that took place along Preston Street –... more
Preston Street
LIttle Italy
City Hall
City of Ottawa
Development
Condos
ethnicity
Italy
Italian
Intensification
community and neighbourhood
Culture
Ottawa
Dear Friends,   Today the Ontario government introduced new planning rules to ensure that growth and development occur in a way that supports economic... more
Ontario Planning Act
Development Charge Act
OMB
urban planning
Development
building community
Ontario provincial policy
Yasir Naqvi
Ontario Liberal Party
Official Plan
Ontario
Ottawa
Randall Denley misses the mark in his criticism of the City’s draft Wildlife Protection During Construction Protocol.   The lack of wildlife planning in new... more
Wildlife
living with wildlife
Killing wildlife in cities
Development
Construction
Donna Dubreuil
Ottawa-Carleton Wildlife Centre
City of Ottawa policy
City of Ottawa
Ottawa

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