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.

Monday, March 31, 2014

Community Public Forum on Safer Streets - Please send us your concerns!

The Wellington Village Community Association will be holding a public forum on Thursday, May 8th at 7pm at St. George's Parish. We plan to discuss issues around the safety of children, seniors and pets related to increased traffic in the neighbourhood and to speeding and dangerous drivers.

If you have any concerns or questions regarding these issues please forward them to us as soon as possible.

Thursday, March 27, 2014

Flavours of Ottawa Westboro Easter Food Market- April 12- New Location!

From Flavours of Ottawa Westboro:


New Infill Housing and Conversions By-Law: Planning Committee Approved

From Katherine Hobbs:

Making Infill Construction More Compatible

Closing the loophole on Residential Conversions

Dear Neighbours,

I want to bring to your attention two important matters recommended for Council approval at Planning Committee yesterday.

First is the update to the Infill By-law 2012-147. This update is a response to the interim ruling by the Ontario Municipal Board following an appeal of the 2012 Infill By-law by a group of infill developers. In short, the new policy is

Sunday, March 23, 2014

February 2014 Minutes / April 2014 Meeting Date

February 2014 Minutes:

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WVCA Minutes Feb 18 2014



Next meeting: Tuesday, April 15, 2014

7:30 PM

Fisher Park School

Monday, March 17, 2014

Cleaning the Capital

From the City of Ottawa:

On behalf of Tim Hortons and the City of Ottawa, we would like to inform you that...

The Tim Hortons Spring Cleaning the Capital registration is now open!

Register your cleanup online or by calling 3-1-1 (TTY: 613-580-2401) until May 15, 2014.

Friday, March 14, 2014

Lane Closures on Sir John A. Macdonald Parkway / Fermeture de voies de la promenade de Sir-John-A.-Macdonald

From the NCC:

A Traffic Advisory was issued regarding lane closures on Sir John A. Macdonald Parkway. Sections of this parkway will be temporarily closed to improve safety of two overpass railings. These closures will begin on Monday, March 17 and will continue until March 27, 2014.

These closures will occur from 9:30 am to 3:30 pm, Mondays to Fridays, over a distance of 100 metres. Traffic cones and directional signage will be on site to direct traffic and to ensure worker safety.

Jocelyne Moncion

Officer, Public and Community Relations

Un avis de circulation concernant la fermeture de voies de la promenade de Sir-John-A. Macdonald vient d

Announcing Spring Civics Boot Camp

From Citizens Academy:

Ever wonder how Ottawa works from the ground up
and how citizens can make a difference?

What is the difference between a Master Plan, a Strategic Plan and an Official Plan?
What must a city do and what can

Wednesday, March 5, 2014

Next meeting March 18, 2014

Mark your calendars for the next meeting:

Tuesday, March 18, 2014

7:30 PM

Fisher Park

As always, everyone is welcome