Monthly Archives: February 2016

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 Farmers Market.      The many operational issues listed in your letter are currently under discussion with the OFM as part of [...]

2016-04-06T20:21:14-04:00February 29th, 2016|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 time to write.  I appreciate your support and feedback for the Ottawa Farmers Market. I see that you have appropriately [...]

2016-04-06T20:23:19-04:00February 26th, 2016|Advocacy|0 Comments

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

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 GCA and the Old Ottawa South Community Association in October 2015. It also takes into account the results of traffic [...]

2016-04-05T14:29:58-04:00February 24th, 2016|Traffic Committee|0 Comments

February 2016 GCA Board 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 Minutes of the Board Meeting Tuesday, February 23, 2016 Present: Board Members: Christine McAllister, Sharon Chartier, Sylvie Legros, Elizabeth Ballard [...]

2017-11-25T13:54:19-05:00February 23rd, 2016|Board, Board Meeting Minutes|0 Comments

The GCA and OSCA Release Lansdowne Impact Survey Results

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 Lansdowne has been fully operational for several months. Over 1000 households responded to the survey, including respondents from 87% of [...]

2016-04-01T20:32:43-04:00February 23rd, 2016|Traffic Committee|0 Comments

Letter to Mayor Watson – GCA supports Lansdowne Farmers Market

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 help the Farmers Market prosper; Be it so moved that: The attached letter be sent to the Mayor and copied to [...]

2016-04-04T03:13:17-04:00February 23rd, 2016|Advocacy|0 Comments