Tag: parks

Planning for parks

By Jacob Hoytema –  Citizens from across Kitchissippi converged at the Van Lang field house to share their ideas on how to improve the ward’s parks on November 25. The gathering was the first of three consultations organized by Kitchissippi Councillor Jeff Leiper to help facilitate discussion regarding […]

The future of Rockhurst Parkette 

By Allegra Newman –  At the corner of Island Park and Wellington, enveloped by often heavy and noisy traffic, is a tiny irregular piece of greenspace that buffers a residential neighbourhood. It’s partly owned by the City of Ottawa and the NCC. On June 9, Kitchissippi Councillor Jeff […]

All the world’s a stage

Kitchissippi’s Company of Fools is returning to local parks this summer with another original interpretation of one of The Bard’s classic plays. This season’s production is the romantic comedy, As You Like It and Hintonburg’s own Catriona Leger will be playing Phoebe, Touchstone, and Oliver. There will be two […]

What to do about Byron

A map showing a strip of the Byron Linear Park was filled with suggestions at a public meeting that took place at the Churchill Seniors’ Recreation Centre on October 7 – including play structures, a natural sitting area and a “Welcome to Westboro” sign. Councillor Katherine Hobbs invited […]

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