Following on from last year’s Tunney’s Pasture Redevelopment Survey…
In 2014, the National Capital Commission finalized and endorsed the Tunney’s Pasture Master Plan (TPMP). The Canada Lands Company (CLC) – a federal Crown corporation – is managing the transformation: https://www.clc-sic.ca/real-estate/tunneys-pasture. CLC is seeking your input to this project. Please see the invitation to register for next week’s workshop.
Registration open for workshops on the future of Tunney’s Pasture
Registration is now open for two virtual workshops to gather the public’s input on the transformation of Tunney’s Pasture from a single-use employment centre into a vibrant transit-oriented and sustainable mixed-use community that is integrated with surrounding neighbourhoods, while maintaining a strong federal presence.
Continue reading “Tunney’s Pasture Redevelopment Workshops – May 25, 26”
Provincial Election, Ottawa Centre, All Candidates Virtual Debate
Local community associations are hosting a virtual (Zoom Webinar) All Candidates Debate on May 17th from 7 to 9 pm. Please see the attached poster, and the instructions on how to attend and how to submit a question.
Candidates from the Conservative, Green, Liberal and NDP parties have confirmed their attendance.
Official Flyer – May 2022 Provincial Election.pdf
instructions for the public (attending & how to ask questions in advance) – May 2022 Provincial Debate.pdf
Organizing community association, last minute updates: https://mckellarpark.ca/
The pedestrian crossing described earlier is now finished. Here’s a photo from January 27th 2022, showing the new signage.
Kìchì Sìbì Winter Trail Announcement: please help spread the word!
NOW OPEN!! The Scott Street Connector at Tunney’s Pasture!
It is with great pleasure that the Kìchì Sìbì Winter Trail Team can at last announce the opening of its new Scott St. Connector.
This newest groomed addition to the winter trail network is located along the tree-lined western edge of the Tunney’s Pasture site, and establishes a new formal trail access point near the corner of Scott St. and Sir Frederick Banting Driveway. This new trailhead is within easy reach of the neighbourhoods immediately to the south of Scott St, as well as to the Tunney’s LRT station.
Winter Trail users (walkers, skiers, winter bikers) can park in the NW corner, or the SW corner, of the Tunney’s Pasture parking lots any time after 3pm on weekdays, and all day on Saturday & Sunday, except during snow clearance operations.
20220120 KitchiSibiWT Scott St Connector Map-Dec 2021.pdf
Should you wish to learn more about the Kìchì Sìbì Winter Trail or how to support it, please visit www.wintertrail.ca. ICYMI, donations are tax deductible.
Continue reading “New Scott Street Connection to the Winter Trail”
The Kichi Sibi Winter Trail @KichiSibiWT are now collecting unwanted xmas trees for reuse as a wind blocks along the winter trail. Please leave your cleaned Xmas tree of tinsel and anything else at the Remic Rapids Outhouse adjacent to the Remic Rapids parking lot, we only need the tree. At the end of the season these reused xmas trees will be chipped and recycled as mulch.
Kichi Sibi Winter Trail + Champlain ParkTrailhead’s
From: Mary Jarvis <email@example.com>
Sent: Wednesday, December 15, 2021, 05:04:48 p.m. EST
Subject: Tunney’s Pasture transformation project website now live
Thank you and your fellow executives for joining us at our technical briefing on the Tunney’s Pasture transformation. We were pleased to connect with you and share an update on this important project for our city and your members.
As promised, I am pleased to share the link to our new website (www.participons.clc-sic.ca/pre-tunney-de-la-vision-a-la-realite www.engage.clc-sic.ca/tunney-s-pasture-vision-to-reality), which was created to engage with you and your community. On it, you will also find the full presentation we shared with you.
Continue reading “Tunney’s Pasture Development Update”
Via Heather, from the city:
Subject: Scott Street Bus Stop adjustments – Effective December 19 2021
Please be advised that OC Transpo has advised of upcoming changes to bus stops along Scott Street. Please feel free to share this information with members of your community.
On December 19th, in line with the Winter Service Change, there will be two stop adjustments on Scott Street.
Continue reading “Scott Street Bus Stop adjustments – December 19”
On Fri, Nov 19, 2021 at 9:56 AM ROLAND DORSAY wrote:
The IPD-Clearview crosswalk is up and running. Great to see cars stopping for kids crossing IPD to get to school this morning.
Many thanks to Geoff/Tom, City staff, the NCC and many others who helped make it happen, including Sam Mizrahi who agreed to pay for it all.
Traffic cones and other orange coloured things (not pumpkins!) are going up around the Island Park Drive and Clearview Avenue intersection. Could it be that the traffic light is being installed? Here’s the view from this morning, with some more traffic control equipment trucks arriving moments later, perhaps to add more traffic detour barrels.
From our city councillor Jeff Leiper’s newsletter of October 29 2021:
IPD/Clearview pedestrian crossing
My most recent understanding of when the IPD/Clearview pedestrian crossing will go in is that the contractor is now ready and that they are waiting for a road cut permit. My office is advocating for an expedition of that. We’ll see.