Updates

Upcoming road work starting February 19

(Photo via City of Ottawa) McCooeye Lane will be closed from Carp Road to Neil Avenue from Tuesday, February 19, 2019 to Friday, March1, 2019 for culvert replacement work.  Nearby residents and businesses were notified by letter of the closure, and notification signs...

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COUNCILLOR’S NOTEBOOK: What’s in the 2019 draft budget

Last week, City Council met to table the 2019 draft budget, kicking off a month-long process that will set the direction our city over the next year. From now until March 6, city committees will be meeting to debate specific sections of the budget, and hear feedback...

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Update on city snow operations during this week’s storm

(Photo via City of Ottawa.) Here's a note from Luc Gagné, Roads Director with the City of Ottawa, on the city's plan for snow clearing operations this week. Today we are expecting one of the most significant storms of the season.  Between 30 - 40 cm of snow is...

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New park proposal for Abbottsville Crossing

You are invited to submit comments on a new park proposal in the Fernbank area. Suzanna Kemp Park is located within the third phase of the Abbottsville Crossing Development between Laburnum Walk and Ponderosa Street. The city's Recreation Department is proposing to...

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An update on snow clearing operations

I just did a walk around the neighbourhood to check out the road situation. It's somewhat better than last night but there are still lots of roads in rough shape. (That's Kohilo Cres. in the photo.) If your road looks like this photo please go to...

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COUNCILLOR’S NOTEBOOK: #OttawaTransitChallenge

During the month of February I'm attempting to commute by bus every day to work. I've been writing about my experience on Twitter @glengower and posting a daily video blog. Throughout the month, I'll capture some of the best-of moments in this post....

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