urban planning

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Does Ottawa Need a Community Land Trust Last fall, the City of Ottawa's  submission to the new national housing strategy consultation described a long standing... more
land trusts
affordable housing
City of Ottawa
ottpoli
urban planning
social housing
On Tuesday, the City of Ottawa Planning Committee reviewed a report from staff setting out the City's position on various proposals floated in the Province's... more
OMB
Greenspace Alliance
urban planning
Ontario Planning Act
City of Ottawa
Ottawa City Council
Federation of Citizens Associations of Ottawa
Public consultation
Ottawa
Ontario is undertaking a comprehensive review of how the Ontario Municipal Board (OMB) operates and its role in the province's land-use planning system to help... more
OMB
urban planning
Public consultation
Town Hall public consultation
Ontario Liberal Party
Yasir Naqvi
Ontario Municipality
City of Ottawa
Ottawa
Citizen Liaison Office
Dear Mr. Wylie, From your response to a query from Councillors on the Environment Committee yesterday (April 19, 2016), I understood that your office could... more
tree
People and Trees
City of Ottawa
Urban Forest Management Plan
City of Ottawa policy
trees
urban planning
community
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
(Photo courtesy of Barry Gray / StittsvilleCentral.ca) “I do think it’s fair to ask landowners of designated buildings to think hard and creatively. To raise... more
Kanata
Stittsville
hazeldean
Richcraft
Planning
Heritage
Ottawa
Ottawa City Council
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
 November 15, 2015 Mayor, Jim Watson; Planning Committee Chairman, Jan Harder; Planning Committee Members, Councillors Tim Tierney, Shad Qadri, Rick Chiarelli... more
 
November 15, 2015
Central Wards
Centretown
community based planning
City life
Dear Martha,   Thank you for organizing the launch of the Urban Tree Management Plan yesterday at Landsdowne. There are many positive features of the... more
Urban Forestry Management Plan
City of Ottawa policy
trees
Environment
urban planning
tree
Ottawa Forests
Ottawa
August 21, 2015 Mayor Jim Watson, and members of council, Re: Development Application by Richcraft Developments 560 Rideau Street On Council Agenda Aug 26,... more
City of Ottawa
urban planning
Development
Richcraft Developments
Jim Watson
Rideau Street
Ottawa City Council
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
RE : Zoning By-Law Amendment affecting low density residential zones within the greenbelt (Infill II) Dear Mr. Gauthier, The purpose of this letter is to bring... more
Infill 2
Fisher Heights & Area Community Association
Intensification
urban planning
Nepean
Ottawa City Hall
City of Ottawa Ottawa
Dear Councillor, I am writing to you in support of a motion to amend the Preston-Carling Secondary Plan that will be considered by Council next week.... more
LIttle Italy
Intensification
urban planning
Norman St. Preston St. Dalhousie Community Association
Development
Zoning
Strategic Directions Report
Secondary Plan
City of Ottawa policy
City of Ottawa
Ottawa
TOWN HALL MEETINGTuesday, April 29th, 7:00p.m. – 9:00p.m. Richcraft Recreation Complex Kanata, Minto Room Program Room A Town Hall meeting is a great way to... more
Kanata
City of Ottawa Wildlife policy
urban planning
Wildlife
trees
Environment
City of Ottawa
Ottawa
We need to reboot the public square and the instruments of government. A compact, efficient city with a well-organized transportation system and a light... more
2014 Municipal election
Martin Canning
New Ottawa
urban planning
Sommerset Ward
City of Ottawa
Ottawa
2014 Ottawa Municipal Election

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