Urban Tree Conservation By-law: review

Come to a community meeting to develop and discuss citizen-led changes to the Urban Tree Conservation By-law.

This by-law is important because it seeks to conserve larger trees on private property in the urban core. The City of Ottawa is undertaking a review of the bylaw this year. The meeting will provide residents with an opportunity to formulate ideas on how this by-law can better meet its objectives.

When?  Saturday, March 3, 2018 1 p.m. to 3 p.m.

Where? Champlain Park fieldhouse, 140 Cowley Ave.

Mark your calendar, and plan to attend this event on March 3.

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Renewable Energy

People gathered in the CPCA Fieldhouse on February 15 to hear from the Ottawa Renewable Energy Co-op on how they contribute to buildding a local energy supply through smart investments in solar energy. See their site for more information. In our neighbourhood, Steve Cumbaa (Keyworth Avenue) has graciously prepared a short note on his experience with solar panels, which you can access as a pdf, below.

 

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