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A Breakthrough for Safe Streets at City Hall

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE (Ottawa) October 7, 2015: Today the City of Ottawa ended a 50 year-old practice of engineering roads with the almost exclusive interest of cars in mind and adopted a plan that also represents the interests of pedestrians,…

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Complete Streets Campaign Update

What’s new for the Complete Streets campaign? We are making new friends and taking action to improving walkability, cyclability and active transportation for a greener, safer, healthier and more accessible Ottawa! This summer a great team of interns worked to…

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Event: Kitchissippi Ward Forum

Catch us Saturday, August 22 at the Kitchissippi Ward Forum! The event is from 10:00 am to 1:00 pm, held at the Orpheus Musical Theatre on 17 Fairmont Avenue. This is a great chance to join ward Councillor Jeff Leiper…

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“The Human Scale” free movie screening on Jan. 29th

WHAT: Free screening of The Human Scale, panel discussion, question & answer session WHEN: January 29, 2015 at 6pm – 8:45pm WHERE: The ByTowne Cinema, 325 Rideau Street Please join us for a free screening of the excellent documentary, The Human Scale,…

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Media Release: Don’t Let Mike Maguire Kill Phase 2 Light Rail in Ottawa

For immediate Release: September 29, 2014 (Ottawa): In response to today’s announcement that, if elected, Mayoral candidate Mike Maguire would scrap Phase Two of Light Rail in the City of Ottawa in exchange for an alternative and as yet unstudied…

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Rideau-Vanier candidates pledge to make transportation safer and more accessible

A packed house assembled at the Guiges Centre on Murray Street on a September 15th warmly applauded commitments by Rideau-Vanier candidates to push for lower speed limits on King Edward Street, where traffic accidents have claimed ten lives over the…

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Complete Streets for People, NOT just Cars

A Main Street built for cars or for all people? That’s the question before Ottawa city council. The “Complete Street” proposal for Main Street will be voted on by Ottawa city council this July 17, 2013. Call or write your…

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