News & Releases

August 15, 2019

Rental Accommodations Study

Rental housing conditions Emergency and Protective Services is conducting a review of regulations governing private sector rental properties to address public health and safety, consumer protection, community nuisances and other areas of municipal concern. This review includes a review of policy options to address housing conditions, student housing, rooming houses and shared accommodations. Current status Maclaren Municipal Consulting is conducting …

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August 1, 2019

Riverain Park Revitalization (perspective Vanier)

The first public consultation for Riverain Park was held at the Rideau Sports Centre on July 17th. Thank you to everyone who participated. Residents are very passionate about this beautiful park and this fact was exemplified through this well-attended event. Councillor King attended the consultation to represent the interests of Rideau-Rockcliffe as well. Riverain Park is accessible to many more …

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July 31, 2019

Temporary Shelter Audit

Earlier this summer a City audit was released regarding the issue of motel/hotel rooms being used as overflow space for family shelters. The main issue is that there are too many families seeking shelter and not enough shelter space for them. At any time, there could be 282 homeless families staying in motel and hotel rooms paid for by the city and …

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