Tag: traffic

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 […]

Paid parking concerns dominate meeting

By Craig Lord – Kitchissippi residents are putting the brakes on early suggestions that paid on-street parking might be coming to the ward. Two dozen residents attended the first consultation for a Kitchissippi parking strategy on May 2 at the Churchill Seniors Centre. Attendees were less interested in […]

Making streets safer

The residents of Wellington West have an important message they are trying to communicate to the many drivers zipping down their streets: Slow down! We live here! Lise Whitewolf and Donna Chiarelli both live near Scott Street and report there’s too much traffic in their neighbourhood, and it’s […]

Preparing for delays on Island Park

Starting on April 15, 2014, and lasting about three months, Island Park residents can expect changes on their street as Hydro Ottawa installs new underground cable and chambers. The hydro company hosted an information session on January 30 at the Churchill Seniors’ Recreation Centre to present their plans […]

Kitchissippi Q & A: Pushing buttons

Is there an issue in your corner of Kitchissippi that’s been puzzling you? Perhaps there’s something you’ve always wanted to know but didn’t know who to ask and it’s keeping you up at night. Send your burning questions (Kitchissippi-related of course) to 
editor@kitchissippi.com and we’ll help find the […]

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