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Beer Store/Mr Muffler – Proposed Settlement Agreement

Background As the Board will recall, a proposal for an 8 and 6 storey building (on the Beer Store and Mr Muffler sites respectively) was approved by City Council in early May of this year.  The GCA Board had voted in favour of filing an appeal of Council’s decision to the Ontario Municipal Board.  Monk St residents [...]

September 25th, 2017|890-900 Bank Street, Planning Committee|Comments Off on Beer Store/Mr Muffler – Proposed Settlement Agreement

Glebe Community Association Annual Report

Please click on the link below to see our annual report for 2017: 2017 GCA Annual Report

June 8th, 2017|Board, News|Comments Off on Glebe Community Association Annual Report

GCA and Kind Canada

New to the Glebe Community Association, the GCA will be partnering with Kind Canada, a national not-for-profit organization that promotes and encourages all Canadians to help create a culture of kindness from coast-to-coast-to-coast. As a part of this initiative, the GCA will be running several activities during the GGGS to help to promote and encourage [...]

May 3rd, 2017|Health and Social Services Committee, News|0 Comments

Update, noise bylaw (Lansdowne)

Post by Sarah Viehbeck, Chair of the GCA Health and Social Services Committee In my capacity as Chair of the GCA Health and Social Services Committee, I am writing with an update (to the GCA Board, neighbouring Community Associations, and residents that have expressed concerns) on the proposed changes to the City of Ottawa's noise bylaw, which came [...]

April 28th, 2017|Advocacy, Health and Social Services Committee|0 Comments

GCA Board of Directors Manual 2016-2017

GCA Board of Directors Manual 2016-2017 November 2016 Open PDF version of BOD Manual GCA Directors' Manual final Dec 2016  

January 19th, 2017|Board, News|Comments Off on GCA Board of Directors Manual 2016-2017

Call for participants: hockey tournament

We are looking for participants in our annual hockey tournament! The chosen date: Saturday January 28, 9-noon(ish). Location: Windsor Park (OOS is host this year) All other details to follow. Please think about who can help you assemble a team, with equal emphasis on fun, sportsmanship, talent and gender balance. For more information, contact:  gca@glebeca.ca

January 13th, 2017|Events, News|Comments Off on Call for participants: hockey tournament

Response from Mayor regarding Central Library

Good morning Christine, Thank you for your email and for taking the time to write on behalf of the Glebe Community Association.  I appreciate hearing from you. Like you, I believe that libraries are an important part of our City.  I know that the Central Library team has been working hard to ensure that the [...]

December 14th, 2016|Advocacy, News, Planning Committee|Comments Off on Response from Mayor regarding Central Library

Federation of Citizens’ Associations of Ottawa Survey

The Federation of Citizens' Associations of Ottawa (FCA) is the form for community associations and similar non-profit volunteer groups in Ottawa. The Glebe Community Association sends representation on behalf of the community to this larger forum. The FCA is trying to gather data on community safety and security from across Ottawa communities. Kindly consider completing [...]

December 7th, 2016|News|Comments Off on Federation of Citizens’ Associations of Ottawa Survey

Community response to the hate graffiti on Powell Avenue

The Glebe Community Association advocates for a liveable, sustainable, diverse urban neighbourhood and believes in a safe community which welcomes, and is enriched by, diversity, broadly defined.  We were all shocked and greatly offended by the racist, hate-crime committed against one of our neighbours.  We express our support to Rabbi Maranta and ask that the City of [...]

November 16th, 2016|News|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  

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