As a society, we rely on effective social services agencies that are publicly supported financed to support our most vulnerable residents.
Join us and some of Canada’s leading experts at the Housing First/Priorité au Logement symposium, September 18th & 19th.
The Salvation Army is hosting an Open House on September 13 regarding their proposal at 333 Mtl Road, between 1 pm and 8 pm at the Conference and Events Centre of Ottawa (200 Coventry road).
On June 6, 2017, I hosted the East of the Rideau Transit Forum at the Richelieu-Vanier Community Centre, in collaboration with Councillor Nussbaum and OC Transpo staff.
On September 9, from 5 to 10 pm, join us on Beechwood Avenue between Marier and St Charles for the annual Beechwood East Feast. There will be a ton of vendors with specialties not to be missed such as House Sticks with their delicious tacos, Aplenblick Farm with delicious organic beef stew, Arturo’s RV with … Continued
As a community, we are opposed to the relocation of the Salvation Army services to Montreal Road. Let us not confuse that opposition for a lack of interest in helping our most vulnerable community members, as both are not mutually exclusive. We collectively recognize the importance of supporting those who need help but fundamentally believe … Continued
Last year, the City of Ottawa began turning Beechwood Avenue into a complete street, with safer options for all modes of transportation. That transformation is continuing, with construction taking place this summer to reconfigure Beechwood between the Vanier Parkway/Crichton Street and Springfield Road. Construction is already underway in front of the new building at 19 … Continued
A huge milestone for our Inaugural Not-for-Profit Board in charge of running our ByWard and Parkdale markets as this week starts the official call out for an Executive Director. The position reports directly to the Board of Directors and will be responsible for the management of the two ‘city’ markets, an amazing opportunity to shape the future of … Continued
July 21st, 2017 Dear Mr. van Gulik, Let me begin by thanking you for your letter dated July 15th, 2017. You have addressed a number of questions that I had raised in my letter of June 27th, 2017. It is apparent to me through this letter, and other public remarks you have made on behalf of … Continued
After a public consultation, an online survey, several emails and a partial redesign, our McArthur Avenue transformation is all set for the construction phase. We wanted to make this traditional main street feel friendlier, and, most importantly, safer. Two years ago, we started the process to reduce the speed of vehicles using this corridor by … Continued