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Wellington West BIA Survey

The Wellington West BIA wants to learn more about the residents of Carlington and our shopping behaviours. At the end of the completed survey, you can enter to win up to $500 in prizes. The grand prize draw for a $250 gift card to any store you choose will be held on August 7; and, weekly prizes will be held every Friday from July 3-31 for a $50 gift card to any store you choose. Complete the survey at https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/WellingtonWest_ChamplainPark

[Poster about the Survey]
WWBIA-SurveyPostcard-FINAL-1.pdf

Virtual Canada Day Celebrations

A good place to find virtual Canada Day celebrations and things to do is at:

https://www.canada.ca/en/canadian-heritage/campaigns/canada-day.html

Neighbourhood Watch Bulletin for 2020-06-29

This week’s topics:

  • Safety tips – Children and windows and hot weather.
  • $75,000 reward offered in Ashton Dickson homicide investigation.
  • Front desk services begin reopening; records checks by appointment only.

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HNTF Update #6 for 2020-06-23 – Looking for Cloth Masks

Subject: City of Ottawa Community Outreach COVID-19 #6 / Ville d’Ottawa – Activités d’information COVID-19 #6
Date: Tue, 23 Jun 2020 17:23:55 +0000
From: Boutet, Raynor <Raynor.Boutet@ottawa.ca>

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Good afternoon,

It has been another beautiful week, and with the Province moving forward with Phase 2 of re-opening, more of us are going out.  However, we still all need to stay safe and respect social distancing.

Ottawa Public Health is recommending everyone to wear a mask where physical distancing is not easy to maintain.  For more information on direction from Ottawa Public Health please check out their website: https://www.ottawapublichealth.ca/en/public-health-topics/masks.aspx?utm_source=OPH&utm_medium=Friendly_URL&utm_campaign=Coronavirus&utm_content=Friendly_URL

Although many of our neighbours can access and purchase cloth masks, there are thousands in our community who cannot.  The Human Needs Task Force is looking for donations of cloth masks to distribute to residents who have no other means. These masks will be distributed throughout the city to community partners who will connect with people who have no other means of accessing a cloth mask.
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Neighbourhood Watch Bulletin for 2020-06-22

This week’s topics:

  • Missing 15-year-old.
  • E-bikes and E-scooters – The rules I and maybe you didn’t know.

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The Seeds and Soil Home Garden Project

Just Food and the City of Ottawa’s Human Needs Task Force announce…

The Seeds and Soil Home Garden Project

Are you looking for a way to increase your food supply with a home garden? There is still time to plant greens, beans and other food for your home use.

Just Food and the City of Ottawa’s Human Needs Task Force are partnering to provide free seeds and soil to 3000 households living on lower incomes in Ottawa.

Home gardens are a great way to grow your own food, stay active, and support positive mental health during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Distribution starting Tuesday, June 16. First come – first served! All information found here: https://justfood.ca/garden2020/

For further information or for interviews, please contact:
Moe Garahan, Executive Director, Just Food
moe@justfood.ca 613-600-7636

Neighbourhood Watch Bulletin for 2020-06-15

This week’s topics:

  • Operation Overwatch – More speeders caught.

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