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, April 26, 2013

Proposal to upgrade a pathway going from Kirkwood to Island Park, through Hampton Park

On May 2, the city will be holding an open house at 7:00 pm to present a proposal to upgrade a pathway going from Kirkwood to Island Park, through Hampton Park. The open house is being held at Westgate Mall.

Tuesday, April 23, 2013

Agenda - April WVCA Meeting

WVCA April 2013 Meeting

Tuesday, April 30

Fisher Park School, Room 112


1. Approval of March Minutes

2. Minuting of business conducted between meetings

3. Schools accommodation update - Rick

4. Transit updates (western LRT + bus stops) - Duff

5. Scott Street CDP update - David L.

6. Infill Design Guidelines - Phase II - Duff

7. Proposed condo development at Island Park and Wellington - Vivian, David L., Duff

8. Street painting update - Duff

9. AGM planning (membership) - Catherine J.

10. AGM planning (Constitution amendment) - Vivian and Duff

11. AGM planning (general) - all

12. Other business

Monday, April 8, 2013

2013 Planning Primer Program

From the City of Ottawa:

2013 Planning Primer Elective 2: The Ontario Municipal Board (OMB)

Saturday April 20 or
Monday, April 22

Champlain Room 2nd floor, Heritage Building
Ottawa City Hall
110 Laurier Avenue West
8:30 am to 12 noon

Register no later than April 18, 2013; space is limited to 40 residents per session.

What will be covered in this elective course?

Building on the information provided through Primer I and Primer II, this elective course will explore the roles of planners, lawyers, community organizations and residents at Ontario Municipal Board (OMB) hearings

In addition to explaining the process to be followed as the OMB hearing approaches, the course will outline the skills that are necessary for presenters to be effective at the OMB hearings, including the preparation and presentation of evidence.


Please send your questions to

Island Park Drive/Carling Ave & Holland Ave/Carling Ave Modifications

Update: April meeting date changed

The WVCA April meeting will now take place:

Tuesday, April 30, 2013

7:00 p.m.

Fisher Park School

Wednesday, April 3, 2013

FAMILY DANCE for kids and their parents --- Saturday, April 20th from 3:30-5:00pm!

From Ottawa Contra:

Come out to a fun family dance with live celtic/quebecois music.

Public Meeting on project at 1451 Wellington (Proshine and Bella's)

From Katherine Hobbs:

You are invited to a meeting to discuss a proposal for construction of a mixed-use building at the northeast corner of Island Park Drive of 6 and 9 storeys by

Monday, April 1, 2013

Hampton Park Multi-Use Pathway Open House

From Katherine Hobbs:

Notice of Public Open House
Hampton Park Multi-Use Pathway

Dovercourt Avenue at Kirkwood Avenue to Sebring Avenue through Hampton Park to Island Park Drive

The City of Ottawa invites you to attend an open house to discuss a proposed improvement to the cycling network.

Notice of Upcoming Public Information Centre