Category: Council Watch


Council adopts key dates for 2015 budget process

10 December 2014 from the “City Council Newsfeed” Ottawa – The City of Ottawa has finalized key dates for the 2015 budget timetable and multi-ward public consultations. 2015 tax-supported budget timetable The City’s 2015 draft operating and capital budgets will…

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Transit Committee

Transit Commission: Chair Councillor Stephen Blais, Vice-Chair Councillor Michael Qaqish, Councillors Marianne Wilkinson, Keith Egli, Tim Tierney, Tobi Nussbaum, Jeff Leiper and Jean Cloutier

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Transportation Committee

Transportation Committee: Chair Councillor Keith Egli, Vice-Chair Councillor Catherine McKenney, Councillors Bob Monette, Jody Mitic, Shad Qadri, Diane Deans, Mathieu Fleury, David Chernushenko, George Darouze, Scott Moffatt and Michael Qaqish

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Planning Committee

Planning Committee: Chair Councillor Jan Harder, Vice-Chair Councillor Tim Tierney, Councillors Shad Qadri, Rick Chiarelli, Tobi Nussbaum, Jeff Leiper, Riley Brockington, Jean Cloutier, Stephen Blais and Allan Hubley

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Environment Committee

Environment Committee: Chair Councillor David Chernushenko, Vice-Chair Councillor Rick Chiarelli, Councillors Jody Mitic, Mark Taylor, Catherine McKenney, Jeff Leiper, Riley Brockington, Jean Cloutier, Scott Moffatt and Michael Qaqish

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City is recruiting residents to serve on committees and boards

The City of Ottawa has a number of bodies that citizens can serve on, most importantly for our purposes is the Environmental Stewardship Advisory Committee. Download an application form here. More info here or here.

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How Council Answered

The following list of links lead to answers to Ecology Ottawa’s pre-election environmental issues survey given by winning candidates in Ottawa’s 2014 municipal election. Mayor Jim Watson’s Answers Ward 1 – Orléans – Bob Monette Ward 2 – Innes – Jody…

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How Allan Hubley Answered

As a result of the 2014 Ottawa municipal election Allan Hubley was returned as councillor for Ward 23 Kanata South. In the run-up to the election Ecology Ottawa asked all candidates a series of questions on important environmental issues. Allan…

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How Michael Qaqish Answered

As a result of the 2014 Ottawa municipal election Michael Qaqish was returned as councillor for Ward 22 Gloucester-South Nepean . In the run-up to the election Ecology Ottawa asked all candidates a series of questions on important environmental issues. Michael…

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How Scott Moffatt Answered

As a result of the 2014 Ottawa municipal election Scott Moffatt was returned as councillor for Ward 21 Rideau-Goulbourn. In the run-up to the election Ecology Ottawa asked all candidates a series of questions on important environmental issues. Here’s how…

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