Letters

There were some amusing moments at the Agriculture and Rural Affairs Committee meeting on Thursday.  Such as chair, Doug Thompson’s suggestion that Ottawa’s... more
City of Ottawa Wildlife policy
Wildlife
Public consultation
City of Ottawa
Jim Watson
living with wildlife
Agriculture and Rural Affairs Committee
Doug Thompson
Thump! Went my heart when I read on Twitter that my favorite hockey player, the Ottawa Senators' captain Daniel Alfredsson, has opted to sign a 1-year contract... more
Daniel Alfredsson
Ottawa Senators
Detroit Red Wings
NHL
Hockey
Free Agency
Brian Murray
Prior to 2002, we had no history with emerald ash borer (EAB) the way we do with native pests. We also had no established methods to control it. Instead, we... more
Ash trees
Emerald Ash Borer
trees
TreeAzin
BioForest
Ottawa
Toronto
Ontario
Oakville
Its a waste of taxpayer money for the City to continue with this plan despite the NCC's objections. The City is behind their timeline because they haven't,... more
 
Letter type:
July 3, 2013
Light Rail Transit
LRT
WLRT
taxes
Richmond Underground
NCC
City of Ottawa
Keith Egli
Russell Mills
Jackie Holtzman
Breaking News! As we countdown to the final hours of the ‘Banned on the Hill’ campaign, two great environmental advocacy organizations, DeSmog Canada and... more
climate change
Government Censorship
Government of Canada
Canada
Art
Oil sands
Oil
Conservative Party of Canada
Stephen Harper
From an WLRT online discussion on the Citizen.com... I think it can be done Michael. I know the City says it can't but I've seen it work in Europe and in... more
Light Rail Transit
LRT
WLRT
Carling Avenue Routing
Carling Ave. LRT option
Carling Ave. City of Ottawa
Ottawa
Federal Government
Kids don't cross where you want them to cross, that's why the parents are concerned. As a teacher I know. It doesn't matter where the kids are from, all kids... more
 
Letter type:
June 28, 2013
Safe school crossings
Traffic
Intensification
OCDSB
Children
City of Ottawa
Ottawa
Jim Watson
Kathleen Wynne
Dear Ottawa Taxpayers,  Over the last several months we have all listened to complaints from members of Ottawa City Council and the Police service Board about... more
Property Taxes
Police
Ottawa
City of Ottawa
Ottawa Budget
My primary job as a councillor's assistant became working on planning and environment files because three of the communities in Capital Ward were being... more
 
Letter type:
June 24, 2013
Planning
Zoning
Intensification
Ottawa South
Kanata
Ottawa
City of Ottawa
Bill Teron
If an active group of Old Ottawa East residents, supported by Ottawa city staff, is successful, Ottawa may enjoy its first “complete street” by late 2015.... more
Transportation
Planning
Sustainability
LRT
Suburbs
Complete Streets
Urban
Cycling
Walking
Transit
Ottawa
City of Ottawa
David Chernushenko

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Sunday February 10th, Opposition Leader Andrew Scheer sent a letter to Prime Minister calling to waive solicitor-client relationship priviledge in respect to... more
SNC-Lavalin
Justin Trudeau
Jody Wilson-Raybould
PMO
cdnpoli
Today is the first day and it's a cold one. - 20C and -30 windchill. I'm heading to the GRC on Route 62 to begin a busy day of ward meetings. I'll be meeting... more
Ottawa City Council
public transit
Stittsville
City of Ottawa
OC Transpo
Glen Gower
Aboriginal title and the concept was foreign to many indigenous people before European contact. Generally, indigenous people acknowledged their own customary... more
Indian land claims
Indigenous land claims
First Nations treaties
Chaudière Falls
Chaudière sacred islands & falls
cdnpoli
ottpoli
  The Ontario PC Government recently introduced Bill 66, the Restoring Ontario’s Competitiveness Act. Part of the Bill would allow municipalities to create “... more
 
Letter type:
December 17, 2018
ontarion
gmovernment
Conservation
Environment
Greenbelt
ONPoli