Letters

How can Mayor Watson think Ottawa City Hall is open and accessible when they don’t even provide written meeting minutes anymore? Ie. There are no written... more
 
Letter type:
April 6, 2013
Open Government
Jim Watson
Ottawa
Ottawa City Hall
Public consultation
Lobbyist Registry
Advisory committees
Meeting minutes
To: Prishram Jain, Architect, TACTDesign Re: 19 Beechwood Avenue, Planning Committee approval, 26 March 2013 Mr. Prishram Jain, I attended the public meeting... more
view protection
development approval
Planning
Planning Committee
TACTDesign
Architecture
Design
Minto
Beechwood Avenue
Beechwood Cemetery
Ottawa
I am appalled re. your article in last Saturdays Citizen regarding the "Catholic Church in need of change". The Catholic church has been around for... more
 
Letter type:
April 1, 2013
Catholic Church
Janice Kennedy
Catholic Church reform
Pope
Hon. Minister James Flaherty House of Commons Room 435S, Centre Block Ottawa, ON K1A 0A6 Dear Mr. Minister, Over the last few months, the world's attention has... more
Elizabeth May
Green Party of Canada
Federal Budget
Budget
Jim Flaherty
Conserviative Party of Canada
Canada
Carbon Tax
Clean Tech
Sustainability
Economy
If my experience in Toronto living in a highrise condo is any example, I would say that highrises sterilize the environment in which they are located. They... more
 
Letter type:
March 26, 2013
Development
Skyscrapers
Condos
Ottawa
Downtown Ottawa
Sterile environment
Urban wildlife
Parks
Life
The right answer to any question can only be obtained when all of the stakeholders are included in the decision making process. The community is a stakeholder... more
 
Letter type:
March 25, 2013
governance
community
Lowertown
Ottawa
I’m not so sure about that. Renewal can’t happen if there is no change in personnel. These are the people who were responsible for many of the mistakes the... more
Ontario Liberal Party
Kathryn Wynne
Ontario
Politics
Dalton McGuinty
It was nice the Mayor could fit us in to his busy schedule yesterday. By all accounts, the General Burns Cup was a big success as was the rest of the Hockey... more
 
Letter type:
March 11, 2013
Communities
Community events
Jim Watson
Ottawa
City of Ottawa
Hockey Day
Ward 9: Knoxdale-Merivale
Ward 9
Knoxdale-Merivale
Nepean
KMC
Trend-Arlington
General Burns
If that’s the case then they obviously have no imagination because the potential economic upside to redeveloping Carling Ave. is far greater than Byron simply... more
Light Rail Transit
Transportation
Carling Ave.
Merivale Rd.
Westgate
Ottawa
City of Ottawa
Doing something right, even if it means upturning the road for construction temporarily, is better than making a 100 year mistake. It wouldn’t be the first... more
Light Rail Transit
Transportation
City of Ottawa
Ottawa
Byron Ave.
Westboro
Carling Ave.

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Listen in on Jody Wilson-Raybould's telephone conversation with Privy Council Clerk Michael Wernick regarding the Defered Prosecution Agreement for SNC-Lavalin...
SNC-Lavalin scandal
cdnpoli
Jody Wilson-Raybould
Michael Wernick
Names are a combination of words by which a person, place, thing, or any object of thought is labeled. The Name 'Ottawa' and its origins are of the Algonquian... more
First Nations
Origins
Ottawa
Algonquin
Iroquois
Outaouais
Anishnabeg
Ojibwa
Pottawatomie
Mowhawk
Ottcity
ottpoli
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