Letters

I was very disappointed to hear that Ottawa has failed to take the opportunity to create a progressive wildlife strategy for Canada's capital. I am a British... more
City of Ottawa Wildlife policy
Wildlife strategy
City of Ottawa
living with wildlife
Ottawa
Urban wildlife
wildlife conflict
Planning
coyotes
beavers
raccoons
Its unbelievable really. The more criticism the Mayor receives for his lack of transparency and consultation, the worse he gets. The criticism is justified... more
Jim Watson
governance
Public consultation
City of Ottawa
Baseball stadium
Decision making
City Policy
City of Ottawa public consultation Policy
City of Ottawa public consultation Guidelines
It certainly isn’t as simple as Councillors or the Planning Department being “in the pocket of the developer.” There seems to be a combination of things that... more
Planning
Development
Corruption
governance
City of Ottawa
Jim Watson
Peter Hume
Ontario Municipal Board (OMB)
Official Plan
Campaign donations
Community Design Plan
Jay Baltz
Greenspace Alliance Response to City of Ottawa Draft Wildlife Strategy General   This Strategy is, on the whole, disappointing.  First and foremost, it offers... more
City of Ottawa Wildlife policy
Wildlife strategy
Wildlife
Greenspace Alliance
Agricultural and Rural Affairs Committee
Jim Watson
Doug Thompson
City of Ottawa
Ottawa
Dear Mayor Watson and City Councillors, I am strongly opposed to the direction you are taking with respect to the City of Ottawa's Wildlife Strategy. As Mayor... more
City of Ottawa Wildlife policy
Wildlife
Ontario Wildlife Coalition
Ottawa
City of Ottawa
living with wildlife
Dear Taxpayers & Transit Users, With reference to allegations we heard from the former Chief of Staff for Mayor Rob Ford at a March 2012 conference,... more
Breach of trust
sole sourcing
Grant Thornton Report
Kathleen Wynne
Metrolinx
Presto
Toronto Transit Commission (TTC)
ACS Xerox
Ontario
Durham
York
Brampton
Hamiliton
Mississauga
Ottawa
Toronto
Oakville
LRT
Transit
taxes
Coalition 0.5
Bob Chiarelli
According to May 24th Citizen, http://bit.ly/12TpY9z, we now have confirmation that electoral fraud did happen for the purpose of diverting other-than-... more
 
Letter type:
May 24, 2013
Federal politics
governance
Robocalls
Senate
Corruption
electoral reform
proportional representation
Conservative Party of Canada
Stephen Harper
John Baird
Pierre Poilievre
Canada
Dear Rangers Fan, I apologize for insulting your team. I am sorry that I underestimated their ability to beat a powerhouse Capitals team that they struggled... more
 
Letter type:
May 22, 2013
Ottawa Senators
New York Rangers
NHL
NHL Playoffs
Hockey
Dear Mayor Watson,   Ottawa as the country’s capital has the responsibility of setting an example and leading other municipalities; instead, the city’s... more
City of Ottawa Wildlife policy
Wildlife
City of Ottawa
Ottawa
Jim Watson
Doug Thompson
Dear Ottawa residents, Preserving healthy streams with clean water has become a focus of greater concern as periods of drought and flooding seem to be the new... more
living with beavers
City of Ottawa Wildlife policy
Wildlife
martinez beavers
living with wildlife
Ottawa
City of Ottawa
Jim Watson
Maria McRae
Doug Thompson

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Liberal Party of Canada
Justin Trudeau
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#TrudeauMustGo
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Justin Trudeau
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SNC-Lavalin
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Jody Wilson-Raybould
Workplace harrassment
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Oilsands
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SNC-Lavalin scandal
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Jody Wilson-Raybould
Michael Wernick