February 19, 2019

2019 Ward Budget Summary

On January 29th, my office hosted our annual ward budget consultation. It was hosted at Mauril Belanger school. We had a solid turnout during another cold night. This document will summarize the comments that we heard. Thank you to all the residents who took the time to come out to our consultation. Topics we heard a lot about were: housing, …

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February 12, 2019

Montreal Road Working Group — January 24, 2019

The focus of the January 24th working group was landscaping and intersection design. We began with Mario’s (the project manager’s) update. Mario has been taking community comments and running them by the different city departments. The VCA would like to see landscaping features that are unique to Vanier. The street lighting department was not in favour of street lights with …

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February 11, 2019

Transit Week Challenge

A group that began in our community is making a difference. Thanks to Free Transit Ottawa, 17 councillors, including myself are taking part in the challenge to take public transit exclusively for a week. I took the bus daily in our community from age 8 to age 24. During those years I had a more regular schedule. Since then I …

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February 6, 2019

Urban Budget Consultation and Winter Parking Reminder

You are cordially invited to #BudgetSpeak, our urban budget consultation. Budget Speak is an interactive opportunity to provide input on the City’s 2019 budget. It is taking place on Wednesday, February 13, 2019 from 6 to 8 p.m at City Hall 110 Laurier Avenue West. At BudgetSpeak, residents of the five urban wards will have an opportunity to learn about …

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