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Dear residents of Ottawa, After a week of new drama symbolic of the relationship between the NCC and the City, the Ottawa Taxpayer Advocacy Group (OTAG) is... more
Ottawa's waterfront
Ottawa River
City of Ottawa
NCC
Federal Government
Provincial Government
Ottawa
Waterfront Ottawa
governance
Planning
Domtar
Riverkeeper
Ottawa residents
This is the online launch of my campaign to get elected to the National Council of Fair Vote Canada, to be held at the Annual General Meeting June 2013. I’m... more
electoral reform
proportional representation
Fair Vote Canada
governance
Canada
Now that the cost of the City staff's preferred route looks about to double, maybe the "too expensive" Carling route can come back on the table for serious... more
Light Rail Transit
LRT
Transit
Carling Avenue Routing
OC Transpo
Individuals, groups and community associations that helped press city hall into holding the GHG Roundtable on March 23; and more, who strongly encouraged the... more
 
April 26, 2013
climate change
GHG
Greenhouse Gases
What a firestorm on Twitter over a plot of land being chainsawed in Kanata South. First #KanataINFO reported that a forest was being clearcut by a condo... more
 
April 24, 2013
Katimavik
Kanata
Ottawa
Development
Environment
Dear friends, Ottawa Mayor Jim Watson and City Councillor Matthieu Fleury have made the case that “no one wants a rundown building in their neighbourhood”.... more
P3
Development
Canada's 150th birthday
Ottawa River
Ottawa
Waterfront Ottawa
Ade Olumide
Jim Watson
Matthieu Fleury
The Ottawa Sun's Sue Sherring writes about the shocking news that Ottawa mayor Jim Watson has blocked the Twitter account of the CasiNO advocacy group. This... more
 
April 20, 2013
Twitter
mayor
blocking
democracy
Dear Mayor Watson and Ottawa City Councillors, As you know, Claridge is proposing to add five storeys to the existing 11-storey Union du Canada building... more
Development
Planning
Heritage
Byward Market
Lowertown
Claridge Homes
Heritage Conservation District
Ottawa
City of Ottawa
Dear Mayor and Councillors, At the Manotick public meeting it was clear that Ottawa's proposed Official Rural Plan is a bureaucratic strategy that fails to... more
Official Plan
Rural life
Rural land use
Employment lands
Local food
Ottawa
City of Ottawa
Planning
Development
Hazardous waste
City sewage sludge
Agricultural land
Jim Poushinsky
Dear Prime Minister Stephen Harper, I am concerned about the shifting relationship between the government and public scientists. A recent report by the... more
muzzling
democracy
science
Open letter to Sens fans, With the NHL 2013 regular season coming to an end, I find myself marveling at the way Daniel Alfredsson, the Senators captain,... more
Daniel Alfredsson
Alfredson
Ottawa Senators
Senators
Sens
NHL
Ottawa
Steve Yzerman
Yzerman
Hockey
Dear Friends, After pounding the pavement over the last few weeks The Ottawa Taxpayer Advocacy Group believes they have the secret recipe to reshape the... more
 
By OTAG
April 10, 2013
OTAG
Kevin MacDonald
Waterfront Ottawa
Waterfront Toronto
Mark Brandt
David Chernushenko
If we were honest with ourselves, we would have to admit that it is a thrill to see our names emblazoned in some publication, any publication - at the... more
freedom of expression
The attached submission, like many public submissions to Council, has not been posted with the minutes or other records on Ottawa.ca It contains... more
Water rates
Water
City of Ottawa
Ottawa
Dear Mr. Mayor, City Councillors and the Media, I don't believe it matters whether the Lansdowne Partnership Plan is a good idea or not, the process that has... more
Lansdowne Park
Lansdowne Live
Lansdowne Park redevelopment
Ottawa
Ottawa City Council
sole sourcing
RFP
Competitive bidding

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