The City wants to hear from you! - Phase 2 engagement Everyone has a role to play in safety and well-being, and they want your feedback to continue to develop Ottawa’s Community Safety and Well-Being (CSWB) Plan. When we work effectively together as a community, we can address common priorities to ensure Ottawa is a safe, healthy, and vibrant community. On October 28, 2020, City Council approved six local priorities that will be the focus of Ottawa’s first CSWB Plan: discrimi
As you know, Ontario is now under a “stay at home” order that affects outdoor activities. The LPCA recently received clarification from the city on how this order affects our neighbourhood rink. As long as the “stay at home” order is in effect, these rules must be followed: 1) Masks must be worn around the rink (within 10 ft.) but do not need to be worn when skating; 2) Maximum 25 people on the rink at one time; and, 3) No hockey sticks or pucks permitted on the ice. We unde
The City has confirmed that the beaver was located and removed from the site on January 7/8. The supervisors inspected the site on January 11th for any remaining debris of concern and have confirmed everything is clear at this time. Looking ahead, the West Parks operations group will continue to respond to inquiries if required. The key contact for this group is Area Manager Mike Beers at Michael.Beers@ottawa.ca. The City encourages residents to continue reporting blockages
As was reported last week, the LPCA has asked the City of Ottawa to handle the issue with the beaver in Graham Creek. A licensed trapper has been contracted and the intent is to trap and relocate. The trapper has attended the site in the past week, but has not been able to locate the current home base for removal purposes. We ask that interested residents please read the message below from Jim Lethbridge, Area Manager, Parks, Forestry & Stormwater Services as it contains info
Check out the rink page for supervised skating schedules and for the current restrictions around rinks for the City of Ottawa. Please check the rink page regularly as we anticipate changes to restrictions through the season Thanks to Frank Sullivan and his team for working hard to get the rink up and running! A reminder to please do not use the ice surface if the 'Rink Closed' sign has been posted.