The Wellington Village Community Association (WVCA) is a volunteer, non-profit community group of local residents that represents over 1,500 households in our neighbourhood.

Friday, June 22, 2012

Minor Variance Notice (72 Smirle)

WVCA has received notification of an application for consent to demolish the existing dwelling in order to construct a new 2-storey detached dwelling. The owner requires a minor variances from the zoning by-laws as follows:

- to permit a reduced northerly corner sideyard setabck of 0.61m (by-law requires 3.0m)

- to permit a reduced front yard setback of 2.21m (by-law requires 3.0m)

- to permit eaves to project 1.5m into the northerly sideyard (by-law permits eaves to project 1m into a yard but no closer than 0.3m to a lot line)

- to permit a canopy to be located 0.15m from corner side yard lot line (by-law permits canopy to project 1.8m into an interior side yard but no closer than 0.6m to a side lot line)

This application will be considered by the Committee of Adjustment on Wednesday, July 4, 2012, starting at 1pm.

To comment on this application, letters may be submitted to the Secretary-Treasurer of the Committee, email, or in writing to 101 Centrepointe Drive, Ottawa, K2G 5K7. Additional information may also be obtained from Paul Conner at 613-580-2424, extension 13459, or Madeleine Albert, at 613-580-2424, extension 41662.

Thursday, June 21, 2012

Mark your calendars with these upcoming meetings

Just one for the summer:

Tuesday, July 24, 2012

7 PM

Collected Works

For the fall, the 3rd Tuesday of each month, all at 7 PM, Collected Works

September 18

October 16

November 20

Friday, June 15, 2012

Come out to the June meeting!

All are welcome to the June meeting of the WVCA

Tuesday, June 19

7 pm

Collected Works

Attached are the agenda (subject to slight changes) and a letter on the Western LRT for discussion:

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WVCA Agenda June2012

WVCA WLRT Letter, June 2012

Thursday, June 14, 2012

Western LRT Corridor Planning and Environmental Assessment Study

Here is the document from the Public Consultation Group, Meeting #4, June 12, 2012:

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Monday, June 11, 2012

Western LRT Corridor: Public Consultation Group Meeting Notification - June 12, 2012

From the City of Ottawa:

This is to advise you that the next Public Consultation Group meeting for the Western LRT Corridor Planning and Environmental Assessment Study will be held on Tuesday, June 12, 2012.

At this meeting we will present:

Tuesday, June 5, 2012

Downtown Moves- Transforming Ottawa Streets

From the City of Ottawa:

Downtown Moves- Transforming Ottawa Streets

Community conversation and open house

Wednesday, June 13, 2012
5 to 8 p.m.
Ottawa City Hall, Colonel By Room, 2nd floor
110 Laurier Avenue West

Downtown Moves is an urban design and transportation study that will identify ways to create vibrant, safe and accessible streets for pedestrians, cyclists and transit riders by pursuing a balance among street users and by improving the streetscape environment.

Take part in a community conversation

Join other interested residents and learn more about the project's progress and the proposed ideas for the study. Add your opinions and tell the project team what ideas need to be changed before the study's recommendations are finalized for approval by Committee and Council.

Need more information? Visit contact:

Nelson Edwards
Planning and Growth Management Department
110 Laurier Avenue West,
Ottawa, ON K1J 1P1
Tel: 613-580-2424 ext. 21290

Le centre-ville en action

Monday, June 4, 2012

Public Meeting - Fisher Park Improvements

The City of Ottawa will be developing a new splash pad and replacing a play structure in Fisher Park this fall.