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Thanks Ministers McKenna and Joly!

Residents of the Glebe and Old Ottawa East are thrilled with the new access points to the Canal at Patterson Creek and the foot of Clegg Street.  We thought we should thank our MP and Minister of the Environment and Climate Change, Catherine McKenna (who is responsible for Parks Canada) and Minister Melanie Joly (responsible [...]

June 3rd, 2016|Advocacy, News, Parks|0 Comments

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.

April 22nd, 2016|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  

April 21st, 2016|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.  

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

Parks Report to the Board

Parks Report to GCA Feb 2015

February 6th, 2015|Parks|0 Comments