Residents and voters from the Champlain Park Community, Westboro Beach Community and Island Park Drive Community are invited to attend an All Candidates Meeting for the Municipal Election 2014 on Thursday evening, September 18 at 7:30 p.m. at the Champlain Park Fieldhouse at 149 Cowley Ave. (near Clearview Ave.)
Four candidates nominated for Councillor of Kitchissippi Ward, Katherine Hobbs (the incumbent), Jeff Leiper, Ellen Lougheed, and Michelle Reimer will be there to introduce themselves and answer questions from voters. Larry Wasslen cannot attend but will have a representative present. Laurie Fagan, CBC journalist, will be the moderator. The date of the Ottawa Municipal Election is Monday, October 27, 2014.
Priority Issues for Questions
- Budget process at City Hall
- LRT Phase II
- City Budget for Communities to use for programs in neighbourhood field houses and parks.
- Bylaw enforcement issues (front yard parking, street parking)
- Environment (Tree protection, Climate change).
- Traffic Enforcement
- Intensification and bylaw enforcement
Thank you in advance to the candidates for putting their names forward. We want to encourage all of our neighbours to attend the meeting so together we can bring about positive change in our communities.