New zoning proposed for 5725 Fernbank Road

New zoning proposed for 5725 Fernbank Road

The City of Ottawa has received a Zoning Bylaw Amendment application to rezone part of the land at 5725 Fernbank Road to allow more types of homes to be built, including semi-detached homes and townhomes. The land is south of Cope Drive and west of Robert Grant...

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Six-storey building proposed for next phase of Wellings

Six-storey building proposed for next phase of Wellings

The City of Ottawa has received a Site Plan Control application to construct two 6-storey buildings: a mixed use building with ground floor retail uses and 220 apartments on the upper floors, and a 6-storey apartment building with 194 apartments. It would be the next...

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JUNE 29: Public meeting for 130 Huntmar Drive

JUNE 29: Public meeting for 130 Huntmar Drive

La version française suit Here’s a video recording of the public meeting held on June 29, 2020. https://youtu.be/ngbVAZWKFw0 The City of Ottawa will hold a public meeting on Monday, June 29 from 4:00pm to 5:30pm through Zoom to discuss a proposed plan of subdivision...

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Developing Story, Ep 1: Hazeldean Crossing

Developing Story, Ep 1: Hazeldean Crossing

The first episode of a video series about development and growth in Stittsville. In this episode, we look at the Hazeldean Crossings development at the corner of Hazeldean & Victor that was approved earlier this month by the City’s Planning Committee. The...

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JUNE 15: Public meeting for 1869 Maple Grove Road

JUNE 15: Public meeting for 1869 Maple Grove Road

Here's a video recording of the public meeting held on June 15, 2020. https://youtu.be/axl0EzsZVw0 La version française suit  The City of Ottawa will hold a Public Meeting on Monday, June 15, 2020 from 4:00pm to 5:30pm through Zoom (video conferencing) to discuss a...

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Stittsville high school attendance boundary study

Stittsville high school attendance boundary study

(Information from the Ottawa Carleton District School Board) Following the Ministry of Education announcement of capital funding in March 2018, the Stittsville Community will be welcoming a new secondary school (1,353 pupil places) to serve grade 7-12 students in the...

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Official Plan should focus on how we build, not where

Official Plan should focus on how we build, not where

La version française suit Originally published in the Ottawa Citizen, May 6, 2020 Written by Glen Gower & Véronique Bergeron Between now and 2046, 400,000 new residents will come to live in Ottawa, and city planners are writing a new Official Plan to help guide...

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New homes proposed for 1869 Maple Grove Road

New homes proposed for 1869 Maple Grove Road

La version française suit  The City of Ottawa has received a concurrent Zoning By-law Amendment and Plan of Subdivision application to permit 16 townhomes and two semi-detached homes at 1869 Maple Grove Road. The site is located north of Maple Grove Road, south of...

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Gas station proposed near Hazeldean and Fringewood

Gas station proposed near Hazeldean and Fringewood

La version française suit  The City has received a Site Plan Control application to build a gas station, convenience store and car wash near the corner of Hazeldean and Fringewood. The address of the site is 5 Orchard Drive, on the southwest corner of the...

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WEBINAR: Revitalizing Stittsville Main Street (April 2)

WEBINAR: Revitalizing Stittsville Main Street (April 2)

(Photo credit: Andre Hallam) On Thursday, April 2 at 1:30pm we're hosting a webinar to talk to residents about revitalizing Stittsville Main Street. Click here to register for this free event. Stittsville Main Street is the centre and soul of our community. W...

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New development application for 130 Huntmar

New development application for 130 Huntmar

La version française suit The City has received a new development application for 130 Huntmar (at the corner of Maple Grove) that includes a proposed Official Plan Amendment, Zoning By-law Amendment and Plan of Subdivision. The developer wants to build a mixed-use...

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UPDATE: Revised submission for 5924 and 5938 Hazeldean Road

UPDATE: Revised submission for 5924 and 5938 Hazeldean Road

The City has received a resubmission of the site plan and zoning application for 5924 and 5938 Hazeldean Road. The applicant wants to build townhomes at the corner of Hazeldean and Victor Street. Plans, studies, and reports from the resubmission are available here......

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