NOTEBOOK: A new leadership role on Planning Committee

NOTEBOOK: A new leadership role on Planning Committee

La version française suit On Wednesday, City Council appointed me and Councillor Scott Moffatt as co-chairs of the Planning Committee. We’ll jointly lead the committee until the end of this term of Council in Fall 2022.  (Councillor Shawn Menard from Capital Ward will...
NOTEBOOK: A new leadership role on Planning Committee

NOTEBOOK: About that Porsche dealership

La version française suit Yesterday, City Council approved a Montreal Road Community Improvement Plan application to support a $17-million investment in an auto dealership in Vanier. Increased property taxes for the redeveloped site are anticipated to deliver more...
NOTEBOOK: Saving trees from development

NOTEBOOK: Saving trees from development

La version française suit (Photo: Maple trees at Putney Park/Érables au parc Putney) With large parcels of land being developed in suburban Ottawa, many trees are being cleared in advance of construction. Residents have asked: what can we do to spare some of these...