Gatineau Park

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Dear NCC, Gatineau Park is in serious trouble: four new houses are being built[i]; the government is covering up its report on the violation of the Species at... more
Gatineau Park
parc de la Gatineau
Commission de la capitale nationale
Blanding's Turtles
Tortues mouchetées
According to information obtained from Environment Canada, the National Capital Commission (NCC) violated the Species at Risk Act in a project involving... more
National Capital Commission
Gatineau Park
#cdnpoli
Environment Canada
Blanding's Turtles
Species at Risk Act
Scourge of Private Properties in a Conservation Park
At his virtual town hall meeting on January 20, Hull-Aylmer MP Greg Fergus flagged construction of a house at Meech Lake to announce that he and his West... more
Greg Fergus
Sophie Chatel
Gatineau Park
Julie Miville-Dechêne
Senate of Canada
Environment
National Capital Commission
Tobi Nussbaum
Filomena Tassi
Steven Guilbeault
Steven McKinnon
Graeme C. Clark
Hot off the press is a book on Gatineau Park that promises to rattle the NCC’s cage and the status quo—it may even wake up Canada’s sleeping parliamentarians... more
Gatineau Park
Michael Lait
Tobi Nussbaum
Marc Seaman
National Capital Act
Anita Anand
Failure of Parliament
Senate of Canada
Public Services and Procurement Canada
I’m glad to see that the Canadian Parks and Wilderness Society has stopped undermining its Gatineau Park campaign by bending over backwards to legitimize the... more
CPAWS-OV
Gatineau Park
2020 Master Plan
Conservation
Environment
Capitulating to private interests, and violating the park’s public and ecological missions, the 2020 Draft Gatineau Park Master Plan is a confused hodgepodge... more
Gatineau Park
Environment
Anita Anand
#cdnpoli
During her 2013 bid for leadership of the Liberal Party, Vancouver Quadra MP Joyce Murray proposed a legislative plan to protect Gatineau Park, "to help... more
Gatineau Park
Environment
Treasury Board
Joyce Murray
National Interest Land Mass
The NCC’s January 24th board meeting illustrated why Gatineau Park is an ongoing administrative nightmare. A number of questionable statements were made and... more
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Gatineau Park
Environment
Tobi Nussbaum
Gatineau Park Master Plan
qcpoli
The Chelsea mayor is howling like a banshee in the local press and on the CBC, threatening to take the NCC to court over what she says is a shortfall in... more
Gatineau Park
Chelsea
the National Capital Commission
Payments in lieu of taxes
Meech Lake
As Chelsea’s municipal council weighs whether to allow construction of a two-story building only a few metres from the water at 774 Meech Lake Road, I thought... more
Gatineau Park
Environment
Meech Lake
Private Property Construction
nature
Greg Fergus
MP
Katharine Fletcher
774 Meech Lake Road
CBC Ottawa
#cdnpoli
Pablo Rodriguez
On Wednesday, August 8, the Municipality of Pontiac held a public consultation regarding plans to adopt a bylaw that would allow new construction inside... more
Gatineau Park
Residential Development
Municipality of Pontiac
New Zoning
John F. Marok’s exhibition Landscapes, Lights and Shadows was a resounding success. An enthusiastic crowd attended the cocktail-vernissage on Friday, June 29,... more
John F. Marok
Gatineau Park
l'Orée du Bois
Rupert, Quebec, June 22, 2018 – The national capital’s “conservation” park is celebrating its 80th birthday on July 1, 2018, and artist John F. Marok is... more
Gatineau Park
Canada day
Chelsea
#cdnpoli
Environment protection
l'Orée du Bois
July 1
art exhibit
John F. Marok
Renewal of the Gatineau Park Master Plan, which got underway in October 2017, is an exercise in smoke and mirrors. Based on its record, I can say the NCC has... more
Gatineau Park
National Capital Commission
Gatineau Park Protection Committee
Tomorrow morning, the NCC will “unveil” its Plan for Canada’s Capital 2017–2067, a document that attacks Gatineau Park and 80 years of park planning. Careful... more
NCC-CCN
Gatineau Park
Plan for Canada’s Capital 2017–2067
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