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Community groups seek planning reform

By Bob Brocklebank

A December joint announcement by over 30 local associations calls for reforms in Ottawa’s land-use planning process and for clarification in the City of Ottawa’s relationship with the development industry. Initiative for the joint announcement came from the Hintonburg Community Association and similar groups across Ottawa were invited to join in. Simultaneously with the joint release, the Glebe Community Association (GCA) issued its own statement supporting three of the four points raised in the joint statement.

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WISE recognized for improving Glebe park safety

WISE recognized for improving Glebe park safety

By Julie Houle Cezer

A comprehensive safety analysis and report on Glebe Central Park East that led to significant improvements to the park with no additional financial cost to the community has resulted in a 2012 Community Safety Awards nomination for an Ottawa organization.

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