ADVOCACY

GCA supports additional tools to help the City keep streets safer.

Traffic speeds on local and residential streets, and near schools and playgrounds, are a primary and ongoing concern for residents of the Glebe.   Read the remainder of our letter to Mayor Watson, Transportation Committee Chair [...]

By | May 4th, 2016|Categories: Advocacy, News, Traffic Committee|Comments Off on GCA supports additional tools to help the City keep streets safer.

Groups propose new access points on canal for canoes and kayaks

GCA's and Old Ottawa East Community Association's request for new access points on the canal covered in the April 21st Ottawa Citizen article by Alison Sandstrom.

By | April 22nd, 2016|Categories: Advocacy, News, Parks|0 Comments

Community associations propose downtown canal access for kayaks and canoes

GCA's proposal for downtown canal access for kayaks and canoes discussed in Metro News  

By | April 21st, 2016|Categories: Advocacy, News, Parks|Comments Off on Community associations propose downtown canal access for kayaks and canoes

GCA and Old Ottawa East Community Association advocate for Rideau Canal boat access

Dear Minister McKenna and Minister Joly, We write to you today to advocate for increased access to the Rideau Canal for canoers and kayakers in central Ottawa.  Read the rest of our letter here.  

By | April 20th, 2016|Categories: Advocacy, News, Parks|Comments Off on GCA and Old Ottawa East Community Association advocate for Rideau Canal boat access

City of Ottawa response re: Ottawa Farmer’s Market

Following is the email content GCA received on Monday, February 29th, 2016, in response to our letter regarding the Ottawa Farmer's Market: Ms. McAllister, Thank you for your e-mail and attached letter concerning the Ottawa [...]

By | February 29th, 2016|Categories: Advocacy|0 Comments

Mayor Watson’s response re: GCA letter on Ottawa Farmer’s Market

Following is the email content GCA received on Friday, February 26th, 2016, in response to our letter regarding the Ottawa Farmer's Market:   Good afternoon Christine, Thank you for your email and for taking the [...]

By | February 26th, 2016|Categories: Advocacy|0 Comments