List/Grid Monthly Archives: February 2020

The Mainstreeter’s 2005 Survey – Main Street Revitalization 15 years Later

The Mainstreeter’s 2005 Survey – Main Street Revitalization 15 years Later

John Dance “Picture a village – with a bakery, fresh vegetable or fruit store and maybe a cafe or a coffee shop set back on wide, treelined sidewalks spilling with… Read more »

Way More Than A Bus Stop! Spotlight Set To Shine On That Strange Building… at 39 Riverdale Avenue

Way More Than A Bus Stop! Spotlight Set To Shine On That Strange Building… at 39 Riverdale Avenue

Lorne Abugov These days, it is more often referred to as “that spot to catch the bus on Riverdale” or “the building next to the snowboarding hill at Riverdale and… Read more »

Pedestrian safety on Lees Bridge questioned

Pedestrian safety on Lees Bridge questioned

John Dance The reconstructed Lees Avenue overpass of Highway 417 is unsafe for pedestrians and does not meet approved standards, in the view of Old Ottawa resident Denis Rancourt of… Read more »

Milestone 100th anniversary in the offing for Glebe Collegiate Institute

Milestone 100th anniversary in the offing for Glebe Collegiate Institute

Connie Boynton Past teachers and alumni of Glebe Collegiate Institute (GCI) were among those in attendance at a recent community open house at the school to launch the planning of… Read more »

So, if you like Flora… How about another footbridge?

So, if you like Flora… How about another footbridge?

John Dance “Why should taxes be wasted on a bridge to nowhere?” one Glebe resident asked a decade ago when the Old Ottawa East Community Association (OOECA) and other community… Read more »

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