Overview As a component of the 2018 Operating Budget, Council approved $300,000 towards a Rental Accommodation Regulation Study (the “Study”). This study will provide Council with advice and recommendations concerning a regulatory regime for private rental housing, newer short-term rental services such as Airbnb or Flipkey, and traditional hospitality providers such as hotels and motels. […]
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Thank you to residents for attending the Public Information Session for the upcoming Hog’s Back infrastructure project. Below are links to the presentation slides from the meeting on May 13. If you would like to receive future e-updates or have any suggestions or questions regarding this project please contact my office Riley.Brockington@Ottawa.ca.
The City of Ottawa has received a Site Plan Control application to revise the approved site plan for a residential apartment building at 655 and 755 Anand Private (City File D07-12-14-0132) to increase the height of the two towers from 16 storeys to 17; add a new 6-storey podium connecting the towers, and increase the […]
Originally posted April 2, 2019 I will be hosting a public meeting to discuss the anticipated construction and replacement for both the Hog’s Back Road swing bridge and fixed bridge. The meeting is scheduled for Monday, May 13 at the Carleton Heights Community Centre, 1665 Apeldoorn Avenue and will begin with a brief open house […]
The Ontario Ministry of Transportation has advised of a number of upcoming highway ramp closures related to the widening of the 417 (Queensway.) Please note that the dates marked with an asterix (*) are still tentative and could change, depending on construction progress. I would recommend following me on Twitter at @RiverWardRiley as I will […]
The Ottawa Police Service is pleased to launch Police Week 2019 in Ottawa at the first Community Policing Forum. REGISTER The purpose of the Community Policing Forum is to identify needed improvements and actionable recommendations to advance community policing in Ottawa through community involvement. They will make time to reflect on the notion that safety […]
Ottawa – Mayor Jim Watson and River Ward Councillor Riley Brockington presented the Mayor’s City Builder Award to Sister Lorena Morris at City Council today, in recognition of her community service and for helping found the Caldwell Family Centre. Sister Lorena Morris moved to the Ottawa area in 1979 with Sisters Thelma Marion and Madeleine […]
The City of Ottawa has received a site plan application for a property at 1305 Summerville Avenue in the Carlington Community. For more information, please see the flyer below or visit the City of Ottawa development applications link – https://app01.ottawa.ca/postingplans/appDetails.jsf?lang=en&appId=__ADU5AI.
The Ottawa Public Library will be holding a Fraud Protection for Seniors program on Mnday, March 25 at 6:30pm at the Alta Vista Branch, 2516 Alta Vista Drive. Join a Chartered Professional Accountant for a discussion of how different types of fraud work, what fraud looks like, how to recognize signs of being victimized, what to […]