City flags lowered to half-mast to commemorate the National Day of Remembrance & Action on Violence Against Women

City_HallThe flags at all City of Ottawa sites will be lowered to half-mast from sunrise to sunset on Tuesday, December 6 to commemorate the National Day of Remembrance and Action on Violence Against Women.

This day marks the anniversary of the murders in 1989 of 14 young women at l’École Polytechnique de Montréal. December 6 is also an opportunity to reflect on violence against women in our society.

Blog post: 900 Albert Redevelopment Proposal Open House – Wednesday, Dec. 14th

trinity-station_site-plan_15-massing-view1Last spring, I posted my initial thoughts on Trinity Development Group’s application to develop the site at 900 Albert. In that post, I said I would be looking for minimal parking to support true transit-oriented development, excellent pedestrian and cycling connectivity, community amenities, and a significant affordable housing component.

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