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When Jody Wilson-Raybould stood up for her principles and the rule of law for all, not the rule of law by exception, she gave city councilors, communities and... more
Ottawa official plan
Ottcity
Clive Doucet
ottpoli
community issues
City of Ottawa
NCC-CCN
Planning
developers
The video can be viewed here;  https://twitter.com/ottawahealth/status/1096524552266440704
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anti-smoking
Jeff Leiper
Ottcity
When I raised my concerns, I wasn’t seeking to single anyone out (on the contrary, I sought to have the entire list of potential public board members sent back... more
ottpoli
public transit
OCTranspo
climate change
Gender Equality
(Ottawa) – Today, Jim Watson presented the draft 2019 City of Ottawa budget. The most notable aspect of this budget is what it did not say. In Jim Watson’s... more
Mayor Jim Watson
City of Ottawa
2019 Municipal Budget
Ecology Ottawa
climate change
Environment
Ottcity
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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
My opinion of the tunnel and its extensions has always been it is too expensive, (8 billion), too difficult to build (cave ins) and too long to make happen (20... more
City of Ottawa
Development
LRT Rail
Housing
ottpoli
Commuting
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE September 20, 2018 (Ottawa, ON) - Incumbent mayoral candidate Jim Watson has declined to attend an upcoming all-candidates’ debate on... more
Jim Watson
Ecology Ottawa
2018 Municipal Election
debate
ottpoli
Many growing cities approaching 1.5 million people introduce a regional rail service. Toronto introduced regional rail in 1967, with the Go Train system. The... more
ottpoli
Municipal election
Clive Doucet
Transit
After eight years away from City Hall, I returned to watch the debate over the three record heights proposed for buildings close to the new transit stop in... more
City of Ottawa
Ottawa City Council
OttVote
ottpoli
Clive Doucet
Hintonburg
mayor
Ottawa Citizen
On June 19, Ottawans woke up to some bad news. Ford had just gutted the GreenON program, the province’s program for helping people save money on energy through... more
Environment
climate change
OttVote
ottpoli
Ottawa City Council
Ottawa, June 7—The birth of Direct Democracy in Canada is taking place today with the launch of Unpublished.vote, a voting tool and forum dedicated to... more
unpublished.vote
Unpublished.Cafe
Direct Democracy
James O'Grady
Ed Hand
cdnpoli onpoli
ottpoli
The Green Bin was supposed to be for disposing of compostable waste – organic matter, kitchen wastes, yard waste and a list of other acceptable items such as... more
Environment
dogs
OrgaWorld contract
ottpoli
Mayor Jim Watson
Since my youth, I have been told stories about my Indigenous heritage and origins from Kana:tso, today's Chaudiere falls. My families historical rights baring... more
Kana:tso
Chaudière Falls
Chaudière sacred islands & falls
Ottawa
Gatineau
Mohawk
First Nations
Jason Arbour
cdnpoli
ottpoli
In a decision on 16 February, the Canadian Transportation Agency (part of the Federal Court system) gave the City of Ottawa two choices. It must take the steps... more
Moose Passenger Rail
City of Ottawa
Transportation
Prince of Wales Bridge
ottpoli
Mayor Jim Watson
Keith Egli
This week’s developments on the light-rail transit file have left me pondering questions about core roles and responsibilities in our democratic system. Much... more
LRT
City of Ottawa
Mayor Jim Watson
2018 Municipal Budget
ottpoli
Tobi Nussbaum
governance
democracy

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