My speaking notes to Standing Committee regarding Safe Access to Abortion Services Act

IMG_0602Thank you for the opportunity to speak to members of the Standing Committee on General Government regarding Bill 163, an Act to enact the Safe Access to Abortion Services Act, 2017 and my strong support for the Bill.

I am the City Councillor for Somerset Ward in Ottawa. The Morgentaler Clinic on Bank Street is located in the ward that I represent.

Read more…

Time Capsule Photo Contest!

Time capsule photo contest (1)The City of Ottawa will be assembling a time capsule that will be opened by Ottawa residents in 50 years time, when Canada will be celebrating its 200th anniversary. For Somerset Ward, I would like our contribution to be 17 black and white photos that are representative of the Ward’s diversity and vibrant urban character. To that end, I am inviting residents to participate in a photo contest!

Read more…