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Petition for Ottawa’s trees

A message from the GCA Environment committee: Dear Friends, I just signed the Petition for Ottawa's Trees. Before September 9, 2019 please add your name because:   In this era of climate emergency – as recently declared by City Council –the importance of trees in mitigating climate change and adapting to its impacts must be acknowledged. They [...]

2019-08-12T21:00:46-04:00August 12th, 2019|Advocacy, Environment Committee, News|Comments Off on Petition for Ottawa’s trees

Phase III: Central Park/Clemow Estate Heritage Study

Please find attached the GCA Heritage Committee’s response to the draft Phase III: Central Park/Clemow Estate East Heritage Study provided to the Committee in March 2019.  In addition this response includes a request that the city consider a new Phase IV of the study. Central Park West_Clemora Estate Phase II Letter Johanna Persohn Co-Chair, GCA [...]

2019-08-12T12:47:52-04:00August 12th, 2019|Advocacy, Heritage, News|Comments Off on Phase III: Central Park/Clemow Estate Heritage Study

Shooting in the Glebe

Message from Cst Stephanie Lemieux Centretown Community Police Officer Good afternoon, I would like to advise you of a shooting that occurred in the 100 block of Fourth Ave on Saturday August 3, 2019 at approximately 12am. Central Frontline patrol officers attended the area and located spent shell casings . There were no injuries reported. [...]

2019-08-06T18:48:12-04:00August 6th, 2019|News|Comments Off on Shooting in the Glebe

Bank Street Height and Character Study

On June 20, 2019, the City of Ottawa held an open house to share the preliminary findings from the Bank Street Height and Character Study. The GCA worked with Councillor Shawn Menard to offer a joint response. Bank Street Height and Character Study Concerns - 19 July 2019 Link to preliminary findings

2019-07-25T08:26:48-04:00July 25th, 2019|Advocacy, News, Planning Committee|Comments Off on Bank Street Height and Character Study

NCC bistro at Patterson Creek

From the NCC: NCC Bistro at Patterson Creek Park The National Capital Commission (NCC) has published its engagement report on public feedback received for the proposed NCC Bistro pilot project at Patterson Creek Park, following the open house of June 24, 2019. To view the report, please click here. Should you have any questions or [...]

2019-07-10T02:40:06-04:00July 10th, 2019|News|Comments Off on NCC bistro at Patterson Creek

Letter to OCDSB regarding Mutchmor rink

Letter from the GCA to the OCDSB following our Mutchmor rink meeting: GCA Letter - Mutchmor Rink - June 2019 The following is the response from the school board: Good morning Sorry for the delay in responding to your email. Let me begin by thanking you for the manner in which the meeting we conducted. [...]

2019-07-05T07:38:24-04:00July 5th, 2019|Advocacy, News|0 Comments

Board meeting minutes April 29 2019

GCA Board Meeting Minutes Monday, April 29, 7:00 p.m. Mutchmor Public School Present: Elizabeth Ballard (proxy for Bruce Jamieson), Bob Brocklebank, June Creelman (proxy for Nini Pal), Rochelle Handelman, Jennifer Humphries, Carolyn Mackenzie (proxy for Elspeth Tory), Carol Macleod, Matt Meagher, Johanna Persohn, Bill Price, Laura Smith, Sarah Viehbeck, Josh Van Noppen Others: Shawn Menard [...]

2019-06-10T10:26:15-04:00June 10th, 2019|Board, Board Meeting Minutes, News|Comments Off on Board meeting minutes April 29 2019

Board Meeting Minutes April 23 2019

GCA Board Meeting Minutes   Tuesday, April 23, 7:00 p.m. Glebe Community Centre   Present: Elizabeth Ballard, Dan Chook Reid (proxy for Josh Van Noppen), June Creelman (proxy for Christine McAllister), Rochelle Handelman, Jennifer Humphries, Bruce Jamieson, Carolyn Mackenzie (proxy for Sam Harris), Sylvie Legros, Matt Meagher, Johanna Persohn, Nini Pal, Brenda Perras, Bill Price, [...]

2019-06-10T10:41:40-04:00June 10th, 2019|Board, Board Meeting Minutes, News|Comments Off on Board Meeting Minutes April 23 2019

Board Meeting Minutes March 2019

GCA Board Meeting Minutes   Tuesday, March 26, 7:00 p.m. Glebe Community Centre   Present: Louise Arnoff, Elizabeth Ballard, Dan Chook Reid, June Creelman, Colette Downie, Sylvia Grandi, Rochelle Handelman (proxy for Carol Macleod), Jennifer Humphries (proxy for Angela Keller-Herzog), Bruce Jamieson, Sylvie Legros, Carolyn Mackenzie, Christine McAllister, Liz McKeen, Bill Price, Sue Stefko, Josh [...]

2019-06-10T10:42:30-04:00April 22nd, 2019|Board, Board Meeting Minutes, News|Comments Off on Board Meeting Minutes March 2019