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A vision for Westboro Central

posted Oct 3, 2016, 3:43 AM by Westboro Beach Community Association   [ updated Oct 3, 2016, 3:44 AM ]

Please check out the vision statement for the area including 250 and 281 Lanark Avenue.

Have your say on the draft selection criteria and potential federal sites

posted Oct 2, 2016, 5:32 AM by Westboro Beach Community Association   [ updated Oct 2, 2016, 5:32 AM ]

The NCC is conducting a review of potential federal sites for the new Civic Campus of The Ottawa Hospital.
To meet the needs of all Canadians that will depend on The Ottawa Hospital in the coming decades, we are involving the public in the site review process.
The survey closes October 6, 2016.

Nomination deadline for the Community Heritage Award is fast approaching!

posted Oct 2, 2016, 5:29 AM by Westboro Beach Community Association   [ updated Oct 2, 2016, 5:29 AM ]

The City of Ottawa recognizes outstanding achievements in heritage conservation with the Ottawa Architectural Conservation Awards. New this year is the Community Heritage Award. Yes, you can nominate a community heritage heroan individual or a group—who has had a positive impact on heritage conservation in Ottawa. Projects completed between September 2014 and September 2016 are eligible for nomination. The deadline for applications is Friday, October 7, 2016. Application forms are available on

NCC Public Board Meeting Recap

posted Sep 19, 2016, 5:26 PM by Westboro Beach Community Association   [ updated Sep 19, 2016, 5:27 PM ]

Earlier this week, the NCC Board of Directors met to discuss our recent and upcoming projects. We have compiled some of the highlights from the meeting, in case you missed it.

Résumé de la séance publique du conseil d’administration

Le conseil d’administration de la CCN s’est réuni au début de la semaine pour discuter de nos projets en cours et à venir. Voici les points saillants de la séance pour ceux qui n’ont pas pu y assister.
The Ottawa Hospital Site Review 
We want your views on the 
draft selection criteria and 12 potential federal sites.
Examen des emplacements potentiels de L’Hôpital d’Ottawa
Nous souhaitons obtenir votre point de vue sur 
les critères de sélection provisoires et les 12 emplacements fédéraux potentiels.
O’Brien House Rehabilitation Project
O’Brien House will be transformed into a boutique hotel, and is expected to be completed in time for Canada Day 2017.
Projet de rénovation de la maison O’Brien
maison O’Brien sera convertie en hôtel boutique; les travaux devraient être terminés à temps pour la fête du Canada de 2017.
Capital Illumination Plan Update
We are making progress on our 
Capital Illumination Plan, with an illumination and lighting vision and eight principles
Mise à jour sur le Plan lumière de la capitale
Plan lumière de la capitaleprogresse : nous avons établi la vision en matière d’illumination et d’éclairage et huit principes.
Richmond Landing Shoreline Access
A new dock at 
Richmond Landing will offer public access to create better connectivity with the Ottawa River.
Accès aux berges du débarcadère Richmond
Un nouveau quai d’accès public au 
débarcadère Richmond améliorera la liaison avec la rivière des Outaouais.
Sir John A. Macdonald Riverfront Park 
The Board of Directors approved the 
Riverfront Park draft concept for the 2.4-km segment affected by the City of Ottawa’s western LRT project.
Parc riverain Sir-John-A.-Macdonald
Le conseil d’administration a approuvé le 
concept provisoire du parc riverainpour ce qui est du segment de 2,4 km destiné au projet de corridor ouest du TLR de la Ville d’Ottawa.

'After the Bell'

posted Sep 19, 2016, 5:06 PM by Westboro Beach Community Association   [ updated Sep 19, 2016, 5:06 PM ]

Kitchissippi Ward Forum

posted Sep 11, 2016, 3:27 AM by Westboro Beach Community Association   [ updated Sep 11, 2016, 3:27 AM ]

Sunday September 18, 2016
9:00 - noon
McKellar Park (outdoors)

For more details, check out this event on Facebook

Information Session – Richmond Corridor Tunnel Update

posted Sep 11, 2016, 3:23 AM by Westboro Beach Community Association   [ updated Sep 11, 2016, 3:23 AM ]

September 14th from 6:00 – 9:00 p.m.
Ukrainian Orthodox Church
1000 Byron Avenue

The Stage 2 Project Office would like to invite you to attend a public information session on the tunnel portion of the Light Rail Transit (LRT) line between Cleary Avenue and Woodroffe Avenue. The Stage 2 Project Office of will be reviewing options for adjusting the current alignment under Richmond Road, including potential construction considerations on Byron Avenue and the Bryon Linear Park. Your feedback will be important in helping balance the importance put on all three of these areas.

The purpose of this information session is to engage and obtain input from property owners, businesses and residents affected by this potential change. Stakeholder feedback and information will then be included in a forthcoming report that will go to the City’s Finance and Economic Development Committee (FEDCO) and City Council for final approval.

For more information, please feel free to contact the Stage 2 Project Office at or view the details here

Public consultation for 190 Richmond Proposal (Retirement Home)

posted Sep 11, 2016, 3:14 AM by Westboro Beach Community Association   [ updated Sep 11, 2016, 3:14 AM ]

This will be the second public consultation on the Superstore's proposal for developing the back of its lot.

Tuesday September 13 from 6:30 - 8:30 p.m. 
Van Lang Field House
29 Van Lang Private

6:30-7:00 Open house
7:00-7:10 Councillor Leiper introduction followed by applicant
7:10-7:20 Milieu presentation on feedback to date (from web tool)
7:20-7:40 Q + A
7:40-8:30 Open house & discussion

Public Meeting of the NCC Board of Directors

posted Sep 11, 2016, 3:11 AM by Westboro Beach Community Association   [ updated Sep 11, 2016, 3:11 AM ]

Attend in person:
Monday September 12, 2016
9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
40 Elgin Street, Room 324

Meeting Details

Westboro Beach Closing Bonfire

posted Sep 7, 2016, 4:32 PM by Westboro Beach Community Association   [ updated Sep 7, 2016, 4:40 PM ]

Saturday September 10th from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m.

Please join us this Saturday for this fun family event.

Again this year we will have the Lumiére Maze, musician Russell Levia, an excellent bonfire, marshmallow roasting, hot chocolate and games for the children. New this year is paper lantern making!

Please bring something to sit on and your mug. This event is free and donations are welcome.

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