Gladstone Village Blog Post

IMG_6126I am happy to share that Ottawa Community Housing (OCH) has announced a multi-million dollar innovative, mixed-use development project through the purchase of 7.26 acres of land in Little Italy on the Gladstone Lands. I look forward to working with OCH along with Conseil des écoles publiques de l’Est de l’Ontario (CEPEO), and the City of Ottawa to develop a long-term vision for the site which will include mixed-income housing, commercial development and green space, and a new French public school that will all be integrated within the future Gladstone LRT Station.

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Ottawa Community Housing Makes Historic Announcement About a Major New Development Project

IMG_6129May 24, 2017Today, Ottawa Community Housing Corporation (OCH), in partnership with the City of Ottawa and Conseil des écoles publiques de l’Est de l’Ontario (CEPEO), has announced a multi-million dollar innovative mixed use development project in Little Italy. Gladstone Village will offer mixed income housing, retail, commercial and green spaces, as well as an educational institution.

The first phase of this project was unveiled today with the announcement of the purchase of 7.26 acres of land near Preston Street and Gladstone Avenue, along the Queensway Corridor.

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Mayor Watson seeks to safeguard access to health care and abortion services

Ottawa_City_Hall_Hotel_de_ville_d'OttawaNEWS RELEASE

May 23, 2017

Ottawa – Today Mayor Jim Watson and Councillor Catherine McKenney met with Catherine Macnab, Executive Director, Planned Parenthood, and Melissa Heimerl, Executive Director, Ottawa Victim Services, to discuss how to improve access to abortion services in an environment free from threats, intimidation, harassment and violence, and in a manner that respects their dignity and privacy.

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