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Central Park Lighting Update

By | July 29th, 2017|Categories: Parks|

From 2005-07 the City undertook infrastructure renewal of Central Park west of Bank St (CPW). Comparable work was not undertaken for Central Park East (CPE). The community using and surrounding the park has been actively [...]

Agenda June 27th, 2017 meeting

By | June 27th, 2017|Categories: Board, Board Agendas|

2017-06-27 GCA Agenda

Annual General Meeting June 8th 7:00 pm at the Glebe Community Centre

By | May 29th, 2017|Categories: Events|

Join us for our AGM on June 8th.

Minutes April 2017 Board Meeting

By | May 29th, 2017|Categories: Board, Board Meeting Minutes|

Agenda May 23rd Meeting

By | May 23rd, 2017|Categories: Board, Board Agendas|

2017-05-23 GCA Agenda

March Meeting Minutes

By | April 28th, 2017|Categories: Board, Board Meeting Minutes|

GCA March 2017 minutes

April meeting agenda

By | April 28th, 2017|Categories: Board Agendas|

2017-04-25 GCA Agenda

Update, noise bylaw (Lansdowne)

By | April 28th, 2017|Categories: Advocacy, Health and Social Services Committee|Tags: , , , |

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, [...]

Minutes June 2016 Meeting

By | April 19th, 2017|Categories: Board Meeting Minutes|

GCA June 2016 minutes

Minutes May 2016 Meeting

By | April 19th, 2017|Categories: Board Meeting Minutes|

GCA May 2016 minutes

Minutes – February 2017 Meeting

By | April 3rd, 2017|Categories: Board Meeting Minutes|

GCA February 2017 minutes

Minutes – January 2017 Meeting

By | April 3rd, 2017|Categories: Board Meeting Minutes|

GCA January 2017 minutes

Minutes November Meeting

By | April 3rd, 2017|Categories: Board Meeting Minutes|

GCA November 2016 minutes final

Heritage at GGGS 2017!

By | March 23rd, 2017|Categories: Great Glebe Garage Sale, Heritage, Uncategorized|

HERITAGE AT THE GREAT GLEBE GARAGE SALE WHAT?  Fourth Annual One-Day Heritage Plaque Event in the Glebe WHY? To celebrate the wonderful architecture and social history of the Glebe. WHEN? During the Great Glebe Garage Sale [...]

Agenda for November 2016 meeting

By | November 25th, 2016|Categories: Board Agendas|

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Minutes October 2016 meeting

By | November 25th, 2016|Categories: Board Meeting Minutes|

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Our inputs to the Ottawa Urban Forest Management Plan (Nov 2016)

By | November 21st, 2016|Categories: Advocacy, Environment Committee, Environment Committee Agendas, Trees & Greenspace|

The GCA Environment Committee, in collaboration with other urban core community association green committees has been an active contributor to the City of Ottawa's consultations on the coming Urban Forest Management Plan. A copy of [...]

Minutes of September 2016 meeting

By | November 2nd, 2016|Categories: Board, Board Meeting Minutes|

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Agenda – October 25th, 2016 meeting

By | October 25th, 2016|Categories: Board, Board Agendas|

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Agenda 27 September 2016 meeting

By | September 27th, 2016|Categories: Board Agendas|

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La Strada parking lot (667 Bank St) development proposal: docs available and comment period through end of Sept.

By | September 2nd, 2016|Categories: Planning Committee|

The City has received a site plan application related to development of what is now a surface parking lot at the northeast corner of Bank and Clemow within the Heritage Conservation District. The proposal is [...]

NCC Seeking Public Input on Pedestrian Crossing of QED at Queen Elizabeth Place

By | June 13th, 2016|Categories: Traffic Committee|

The NCC is seeking comments on its proposed design for a new pedestrian crossing of the QED at Queen Elizabeth Place.  The comment period is open until June 26 and can be accessed through the [...]

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Speeding concerns on Third Avenue

By | May 27th, 2016|Categories: Traffic Committee|

On May 26, Councillor Chernushenko's office provided an update with respect to a resident's complaint of speeding vehicles on Third Avenue.  In response to the complaint, City staff installed Automatic Traffic Records on Third to measure vehicle [...]

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May 2016 Board Agenda

By | May 24th, 2016|Categories: Board, Board Agendas|

GCA Board Meeting Agenda Tuesday, May 24, 7:00 p.m. at the Glebe Community Centre Chair: Christine McAllister Secretary and Timekeeper: Sylvie Legros Approval of the agenda and April minutes: Christine McAllister, 5 minutes, 7:00-7:05 Presidents Report, Christine McAllister, [...]

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Environment Committee Report, April 2016

By | April 28th, 2016|Categories: Environment Committee, Environment Committee Minutes|

GCA Environment Committee - Report – 2016 04 21 The meeting had good energy and was attended by a dozen people, mix of old and new faces. Areas of interest identified for activity in 2016-17 [...]

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GCA April 2016 Minutes

By | April 26th, 2016|Categories: Board, Board Meeting Minutes|

Glebe Community Association Minutes of the Board Meeting Tuesday, April 26, 2016 Present: Board Members: Christine McAllister, Sharon Chartier, Sylvie Legros, Scott Burton, Tim Hore, Angela Keller-Herzog, Rochelle Handelman, Carolyn Mackenzie, Carol MacLeod, Matt Meagher, [...]

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GCA and Ecology Ottawa Release Bronson Reconstruction Recommendations

By | April 12th, 2016|Categories: Traffic Committee|

After a year of street audits and public consultations, including an online survey with input from over 125 residents, the Glebe Community Association in partnership with Ecology Ottawa (http://ecologyottawa.ca) have released a report identifying issues [...]

What do you think?

By | April 8th, 2016|Categories: Planning Committee|Tags: |

We'd love to hear from you. Complete our survey and help shape the future of Bank Street! Online: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/BankStreetVision In person: Drop by our Mainstreet Pop-Up @ 757 Bank St. from November 6-16, 2015 (Between [...]

March 2016 Board Agenda

By | April 6th, 2016|Categories: Board Agendas|

2016-03-22 GCA Agenda    

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Heritage Committee Minutes – April 6, 2016

By | April 6th, 2016|Categories: Heritage, Heritage Committee Minutes|

Draft Minutes GCA Heritage Committee Meeting of Wednesday April 6, 2016 Present: Johanna Persohn (Chair), Wolf Illing, Bill Price, John McLeod (Sec’y). Regrets: Lynn Armstrong, Katherine Charbonneau, Andrew Elliott, Peter Holdsworth, Kira-Lise Leung, Carol MacLeod, [...]

GCA Presentation to FEDCO – Feb 2012

By | April 6th, 2016|Categories: Lansdowne Committee|

In February, the City's Finance and Economic Development Committee met to discuss the Lansdowne Partnership Plan Implementation Status Update report, the RFO Process – Lease and sale of air rights at Lansdowne Park and the [...]

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2013 Glebe Heritage Restoration Award

By | April 6th, 2016|Categories: Heritage, Heritage Committee Minutes|

The Glebe Community Association Heritage Committee recently presented its 2013 Glebe Heritage Restoration Award to Doug and Cheryl Casey for their outstanding heritage restoration of 20 Clemow Avenue. This home was designed by Werner E. [...]

Health and Social Services

By | April 5th, 2016|Categories: Health and Social Services Committee|

GCA Letter of Support for Glashan School Council Application

By | April 5th, 2016|Categories: Education Committee|

GCA Letter of Support for Glashan School Council Application  View

Great Glebe Garage Sale FAQs

By | April 5th, 2016|Categories: Great Glebe Garage Sale|

Great Glebe Garage Sale FAQs What’s the connection with The Ottawa Food Bank? From the start of the Great Glebe Garage Sale in 1986, the Glebe Community Association has encouraged vendors (and shoppers) to voluntarily [...]

GCA March 2016 MInutes

By | March 22nd, 2016|Categories: Board, Board Meeting Minutes|

Held on March 22nd.  We discussed some potential developments and their impact on the neighbourhood, the search for new members ahead of the AGM and the GCA involvement in the Syrian refugee issue Present: Board [...]

City of Ottawa response re: Ottawa Farmer’s Market

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

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 [...]

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

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

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 [...]

The GCA Issues Report on the Glebe Community’s Experience during the Second Year of the New Lansdowne

By | February 24th, 2016|Categories: Traffic Committee|

In February, 2016 the Glebe Community Association's traffic committee adopted the following report containing observations of traffic issues associated with activities with Lansdowne during 2015, including the results from the residents survey conducted by the [...]

February 2016 GCA Board Minutes

By | February 23rd, 2016|Categories: Board, Board Meeting Minutes|

We discussed safety on Bank Street, a kayak/canoe launch in the neighbourhood for the Rideau Canal and a number of other items at this month's meeting.  PDF version of February 2016 minutes. Glebe Community Association [...]

February 2016 Board agenda

By | February 23rd, 2016|Categories: Board, Board Agendas|

Feb 23, 2016 GCA Agenda

2016 Board Meeting Minutes

By | February 23rd, 2016|Categories: Board Meeting Minutes|

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The GCA and OSCA Release Lansdowne Impact Survey Results

By | February 23rd, 2016|Categories: Traffic Committee|

In October, 2015 Glebe Community and the Old Ottawa South Community Associations conducted a residents survey to gauge the impact of the Lansdowne redevelopment, particularly from a traffic and transportation perspective, now that the new [...]

Letter to Mayor Watson – GCA supports Lansdowne Farmers Market

By | February 23rd, 2016|Categories: Advocacy|

At its February meeting, the GCA passed the following motion: As negotiations between the City of Ottawa and the Ottawa Farmers Market are on-going; and, Since the Glebe Community Association supports an arrangement that will [...]

Bank Street Visioning Survey

By | January 13th, 2016|Categories: Planning Committee|

What do you think? We'd love to hear from you. Complete our survey and help shape the future of Bank Street! Online: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/BankStreetVision In person: Drop by our Mainstreet Pop-Up @ 757 Bank St. from [...]

November 2015 Board agenda

By | November 24th, 2015|Categories: Board, Board Agendas|

November 24, 2015 GCA Agenda

City of Ottawa Releases Traffic and Parking Monitoring Data for Lansdowne

By | November 24th, 2015|Categories: Traffic Committee|

In October, 2015 the City of Ottawa undertook traffic and parking monitoring on Bank Street and adjoining streets as part of its commitment to an “effective and sustained monitoring program” made when City Council approved the [...]

Our Recommendations on our Urban Forest (Nov 2015)

By | November 24th, 2015|Categories: Advocacy, Environment Committee, Environment Committee Agendas, Trees & Greenspace|

In 2015 the City of Ottawa started a consultation regarding our urban forest. The GCA Environment Committee collaborated with neighbouring community associations to produce the following input to the City of Ottawa Forestry Services: 2015 [...]

GCA Presentation to FEDCO

By | November 24th, 2015|Categories: Lansdowne Committee|

In February, the City's Finance and Economic Development Committee met to discuss the Lansdowne Partnership Plan Implementation Status Update report, the RFO Process – Lease and sale of air rights at Lansdowne Park and the [...]

Pesticide Free Community

By | November 22nd, 2015|Categories: Environment Committee|

The Glebe has been declared a Pesticide Free Community by the Glebe Community Association. Your Glebe community wants a safe environment for children and pets and everyone with environmental sensitivities. (read the declaration) While the [...]

2014 Heritage Committee Restoration Award – 164 Clemow

By | November 2nd, 2015|Categories: Heritage|

"The Glebe Community Association Heritage Committee presents its 2014 Glebe Heritage Restoration Award to Scott and Anne Marie Parsons for their sensitive restoration of key heritage elements of their home at 164 Clemow Avenue.  The home was [...]

October 2015 Board agenda

By | October 27th, 2015|Categories: Board, Board Agendas|

October 27, 2015 GCA Agenda

October 27, 2015, Minutes

By | October 27th, 2015|Categories: Board, Board Meeting Minutes|

Glebe Community Association Minutes of the Board Meeting Tuesday, October 27, 2015   Present: Board Members: Christine McAllister, Sharon Chartier, Sylvie Legros, Cindy Delage, Kaleb Earl, Angela Keller-Herzog, Cindy Kirk, Vaughn Guy, Rochele Handelman, Peter [...]

September 2015 Board agenda

By | September 22nd, 2015|Categories: Board, Board Agendas|

September 22, 2015 GCA Agenda

September 22, 2015 minutes

By | September 22nd, 2015|Categories: Board Meeting Minutes|

Glebe Community Association Minutes of the Board Meeting Tuesday, September 22, 2015   Present: Board Members: Christine McAllister, Sharon Chartier, Sylvie Legros, Bob Brocklebank, Dan Chook Reid, Cindy Delage, Kaleb Earl, Angela Keller-Herzog, Cindy Kirk, [...]

Glebe Garage Construction Update (June 26, 2015)

By | June 26th, 2015|Categories: Traffic Committee|

The bell cable serving the businesses directly east of the site will be relocated on June 26 at 2pm. Bell/Expertech will access the line on the pole in the delivery lane behind these businesses and [...]

June 23, 2015, Minutes

By | June 23rd, 2015|Categories: Board, Board Meeting Minutes|

Glebe Community Association Minutes of the Board Meeting Tuesday, June 23, 2015   Present: Board Members: Christine McAllister (President) Sharon Chartier (Acting President), Sylvie Legros (Secretary), Elizabeth Ballard, Bob Brocklebank, Cindy Delage, Vaughn Guy, Rochelle [...]

May 26, 2015, Minutes

By | May 26th, 2015|Categories: Board, Board Meeting Minutes|

 Glebe Community Association Draft Minutes of the Board Meeting Tuesday, May 26, 2015   Present: Board Members: Sharon Chartier (Acting President), Martha Bowers (Secretary), Lynn Barlow, Bob Brocklebank, Cindy Delage, Vaughn Guy, Angela Keller-Herzog, Cindy [...]

Lansdowne Transportation and Glebe Neighbourhood Bikeway Information Night

By | May 12th, 2015|Categories: Lansdowne Committee, Traffic Committee|

Thanks to the nearly 100 residents from the Glebe and neighbouring communities who turned out for this information night on May 7th hosted by the Glebe Community Association. The display boards provided by the various [...]

April 28, 2015, Minutes

By | April 28th, 2015|Categories: Board, Board Meeting Minutes|

 Glebe Community Association Draft Minutes of the Board Meeting Tuesday, April 28, 2015   Present: Board Members: Vaughn Guy (Acting President), Martha Bowers (Secretary), Elizabeth Ballard, Lynn Barlow, Sharon Chartier, Cindy Delage, Bradley Gilbert, Rochelle [...]

OSEG and OC Transpo Transportation Plans and Shuttle Routes for 2015 RedBlacks Games

By | April 12th, 2015|Categories: Lansdowne Committee, Traffic Committee|

It's football season and the RedBlacks home opener at Lansdowne is on July 4th 6pm. Other games dates and times can be found at the tdplace.ca website. Here are the highlights from the Ottawa Sports [...]

March 24, 2015 Minutes

By | March 24th, 2015|Categories: Board, Board Meeting Minutes|

 Glebe Community Association Draft Minutes of the Board Meeting Tuesday, March 24, 2015   Present: Board Members: Christine McAllister (President), Martha Bowers (Secretary), Elizabeth Ballard, Jayne Barlow, Rochelle Handelman, Angela Keller-Herzog, Peter Leyser, Mary Lovelace, [...]

February 24, 2015 Minutes

By | February 24th, 2015|Categories: Board, Board Meeting Minutes|

Glebe Community Association Draft Minutes of the Board Meeting Tuesday, February 24, 2015   Present: Board Members: Vaughn Guy, Elizabeth Ballard, Lynn Barlow, Sharon Chartier, Angela Keller-Herzog, Carol MacLeod, Brian Mitchell,  Basia Vanderveen, Johanna Persohn, [...]

Parks Report to the Board

By | February 6th, 2015|Categories: Parks|

Parks Report to GCA Feb 2015

January 27, 2015

By | January 27th, 2015|Categories: Board, Board Meeting Minutes|

Glebe Community Association Minutes of the Board Meeting Tuesday, January 27, 2015   Present: Board Members: Christine McAllister (President), Elizabeth Ballard, Lynn Barlow, Sharon Chartier, Cindy Delage, Tim Hore, Angela Keller-Herzog, Peter Mackenzie, Carol MacLeod, [...]

April 22, 2014, Minutes

By | April 22nd, 2014|Categories: Board, Board Meeting Minutes|

Glebe Community Association Draft Minutes of the Board Meeting Tuesday, April 22, 2014   Present: Board Members: Christine McAllister (President), Martha Bowers (Secretary), Elizabeth Ballard, Jayne Barlow, Sharon Chartier, Bobby Galbreath, Allex Gillis, Vaughn Guy, [...]

March 25, 2014, Minutes

By | March 25th, 2014|Categories: Board, Board Meeting Minutes|

Glebe Community Association Minutes of the Board Meeting Tuesday, March 25, 2014   Attendance: Christine McAllister, Sharon Chartier, Vaughn Guy, Janet Sutherland, Alex Gillis, Lynn Barlow, Carol MacLeod, Johanna Persohn, Bob Brocklebank, Daphne Towers, Bobby [...]

February 25, 2014, Minutes

By | February 25th, 2014|Categories: Board, Board Meeting Minutes|

Glebe Community Association Minutes of the Board Meeting Tuesday, February 25, 2014 Glebe Community Centre   Attendance: Christine McAllister, Sharon Chartier, Catherine McKenna, Vaughn Guy, Janet Sutherland, Alex Gillis, Tim Hore, Carol MacLeod, Johanna Persohn, [...]

Synopsis: Heritage Consultation Meeting February 2014

By | February 1st, 2014|Categories: Heritage|

Approximately 30 people attended, including the GCA Heritage Committee, and residents of Monkland, Linden Terrace, Clemow west of Bank, Powell, Glebe Avenue, Rosebery, and Renfrew. Residents had been invited by a distributed flyer. Introduction. Johanna Persohn, Chair [...]

January 28, 2014, Minutes

By | January 28th, 2014|Categories: Board, Board Meeting Minutes|

 Glebe Community Association Draft Minutes of the Board Meeting Tuesday, January 28, 2014   Present: Board Members: Christine McAllister (President), Martha Bowers (Secretary), Elizabeth Ballard, Lynn Barlow, Bob Brocklebank, Sharon Chartier, Cindy Delage, Bobby Galbreath, [...]

Second Avenue Parking Garage primer

By | October 1st, 2013|Categories: Traffic Committee|

   Download the primer

June 24th 2013 Lansdowne Walkabout

By | June 24th, 2013|Categories: Lansdowne Committee|Tags: |

GCA Approves Recommendations for Lansdowne Update to the Glebe Traffic Plan

By | March 1st, 2013|Categories: Lansdowne Committee, Traffic Committee|

After four months of extensive community consultations, the GCA Board approved on March 26, 2013 a report produced by its Traffic Committee containing recommendations for the City of Ottawa and the National Capital Commission on changes [...]

Bronson Operational Review

By | February 1st, 2013|Categories: Traffic Committee|

The Bronson safety recommendations are now online and can be viewed at http://www.capitalward.ca/PDFs/Bronson.pdf The plans are also on display at the Glebe and Old Ottawa South Community Centres until next Friday. Comments or suggestions can [...]

Queensway Reconstruction and Sound Barriers

By | January 1st, 2013|Categories: Traffic Committee|

The Province has begun detailed design work on two changes that will impact the Glebe and which were part of the Environmental Assessment that they undertook on their Queensway Widening project in 2004-06. Detail design [...]

Rideau Canal Crossing Final Open House

By | September 27th, 2012|Categories: Environment Committee|Tags: , |

Thursday Sept 27, 2012 7:00 - 9:00 pm Glebe Community Centre, Scotton Hall The City of Ottawa identified its preferred preliminary design concept for a pedestrian/cycle bridge across the canal from Clegg to Fifth. The [...]

2012 Garage Sale Photo Gallery

By | May 5th, 2012|Categories: Great Glebe Garage Sale|

A few photos from the Great Glebe Garage sale!

2010 GGGS Photos

By | May 5th, 2010|Categories: Great Glebe Garage Sale|

Resolution for Pesticide Free Community

By | April 24th, 2007|Categories: Environment Committee, Resolutions|

Resolution passed by the Glebe Community Association declaring the Glebe as a pesticide free community. April 24, 2007 Whereas a body of evidence shows that pesticides can lead to permanent harm to human health, particularly [...]