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Upcoming events in Stittsville

Upcoming events in Stittsville

Send your event info to glen.gower@ottawa.ca April 25-27: Guardian Angels Catholic School Presents: Frozen Jr. The Guardian Angels School presents Frozen Jr, the musical. The show runs on April 25 and April 26 at 6:00 p.m. and April 27 at 2:00 p.m. at the Sacred Heart...

Councillor Glen’s Weekly Video / April 20, 2024

Councillor Glen’s Weekly Video / April 20, 2024

Good morning! This week I'm at the Connections stormwater pond in Stittsville. Updates include: National Volunteer Week Volunteer Award nominations are due April 26 Celebrating Western Ottawa Community Resource Centre volunteers Grand opening of Hollyer House in Bells...

City releases first draft of the New Zoning By-law

City releases first draft of the New Zoning By-law

The first staff report for the new Zoning By-law project is now live on the City’s agenda minutes page. The report will be tabled at the April 29 Joint Committee of the Planning and Housing Committee, and the Agriculture and Rural Affairs Committee. The staff report...

6310 Hazeldean Road: Zoning by-law amendment update

6310 Hazeldean Road: Zoning by-law amendment update

The City of Ottawa has received a third submission for a zoning by-law amendment application for the site at 6310 Hazeldean Road. The current proposal is to construct a residential development containing 431 apartments in two buildings, with heights stepping up from...

2024 Stittsville Volunteer Awards: call for nominations

2024 Stittsville Volunteer Awards: call for nominations

(Originally published January 30, 2024) La version française suit  Do you know a person, business or community group going above and beyond to make a difference in Stittsville? We want to hear about them! The Stittsville Volunteer Awards are an opportunity to...

Spring 2024 tree planting update

Spring 2024 tree planting update

Forestry Services’ spring tree planting program is scheduled to begin on Monday, April 29th, and will run until mid-June, weather permitting. This includes tree planting in parks, at City facilities, and along streets through Forestry Services’ lifecycle tree planting...

Carp River Floodplain Public Open House

Carp River Floodplain Public Open House

The Mississippi Valley Conservation Authority has updated floodplain mapping for the Carp River watershed, including the communities of Carp, Kinburn, and Fitzroy Habour. This has been done in partnership with the City of Ottawa. Thursday, May 2, 2024 4:00 p.m. to...

Update on traffic safety meeting for Brae residents

Update on traffic safety meeting for Brae residents

In response to resident concerns about speeding on Brae Crescent, City staff conducted two speed studies on Brae in 2023:   Brae, between Donegal and Norway Spruce 85th percentile speed: 49 km/h. Average speed: 42 km/h  Brae, between Henry Goulburn and Porter 85th...

OC Transpo honours employees who keep our community safe

OC Transpo honours employees who keep our community safe

La version française suit Transit Commission Chair, Councillor Glen Gower, was joined by other City Councillors and senior City staff at Ben Franklin Place to recognize OC Transpo employees through the Safe Driving and Transecure awards programs. Safe Driving Awards...

News from the Ottawa Public Library – Stittsville Branch

News from the Ottawa Public Library – Stittsville Branch

Stittsville Branch Tax Clinics    Have you completed your taxes yet? There is still some availability in the last session of this service – there are three slots available on Tuesday, April 23, 2024 between 1:45-4:00pm. The Ottawa Public Library is partnering with...

Councillor Glen’s Weekly Video / April 13, 2024

Councillor Glen’s Weekly Video / April 13, 2024

Good morning! This week I'm inside my ward office at CARDELREC because it's cold and rainy outside. This week's updates: Introducing our Stittsville Community Micro-Grant Register for Cleaning the Capital Volunteer Award Nominations Welcome to Stittsville...

Stittsville Community Micro-Grant Program

Stittsville Community Micro-Grant Program

La version française suit Bringing people together builds community and strengthens connections. Knowing our neighbours helps increase quality of life, and we recognize the value of building an inclusive, welcoming, and fun community. With this in mind, we are...

APRIL 12: OTTAWA PUBLIC HEALTH UPDATE

APRIL 12: OTTAWA PUBLIC HEALTH UPDATE

La version française suit On March 15th, 2024, Algonquin College, in collaboration with Ottawa Public Health (OPH) hosted the Future of Health and Wellness Speaker Series. This event brought together experts to discuss critical topics related to early childhood...

NOTEBOOK: Recap of Transit Commission on April 11, 2024

NOTEBOOK: Recap of Transit Commission on April 11, 2024

Here’s a recap of what we covered at Transit Commission this week. Ridership and reliability update Ridership reached 6.1 million customer-trips in February 2024. In March, O-Train Line 1 service delivery was 99.4 per cent. Conventional bus service delivery in March...

Repair Café and safe battery disposal

Repair Café and safe battery disposal

La version française suit.   With spring in full swing and Earth Day just around the corner, it is the perfect time to think about waste diversion and consider how we can protect our environment and keep our communities safe. Here’s a hot topic: reuse. Why rush to buy...

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