Pay Heed: Reduced Speed Limit West of Bank!
Old Ottawa South west of Bank Street has hopefully become safer because of a municipal initiative which designates certain neighbourhoods as 30 km/hr gateway speed zones. This new speed limit reduces the previous default speed limit of 40 or 50 km/hr with a new default of 30 km/hr.
From November 13th - November 20th, OSCA will be taking submissions for the Winter Art Show & Sale at the Firehall. Artists working in any medium may submit one winter-themed piece along with a completed submission form. Pieces will be displayed in the Firehall lobby from November 24, 2019 - February 29, 2020 and 100% of the selling price goes to the artist.
Lansdowne update: Public consultation before talks on transferring control
Thanks to the mobilization of the community and the work of Councillor Shawn Menard’s office, there is some good news coming out of the City of Ottawa’s Finance and Economic Development Committee on November 5, 2019.
When my son started JK at Hopewell Avenue Public School, I was five months pregnant with a one year old in tow, so kindness from Hopewell parents during pick up and drop offs meant the world to me. It encouraged me to engage more deeply with the community by volunteering.
We’re gearing up to participate in Giving Tuesday 2019 and we’re beside ourselves with excitement. Why? Because #GivingTuesdayCA is all about giving back and finding ways to do so even finding a cause close to our own hearts.
We want campers to design the cover of our 2020 Summer Camp Guide! This is our third annual cover contest and we are so excited to launch it! In that past two previous years, we’ve received so many wonderful entries and we know this year is going to be the same.
A public forum: Monday, October 28, 2019 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. at the Horticulture Building, Lansdowne Park.
If you care about the future of Lansdowne Park and how the land will be used in the coming years, come to this public meeting with the City of Ottawa, Ottawa Sports and Entertainment Group (OSEG), Glebe Community Association, Old Ottawa East Community Association, and Old Ottawa South Community Association.