November 20th was the launch of the draft for the New Official Plan – the blueprint of what our city is striving to look like as Ottawa continues to grow – that will guide the physical development of Ottawa until 2046. The City of Ottawa is seeking your input as we develop the New Official … Continue reading City of Ottawa Draft New Official Plan Released
The QTN Community Association is excited to announce a community-wide Snow Building contest, starting today. With more snow in the forecast this weekend, what better time is there to plan a snow project! See our poster for more details:
Your community association and its network of volunteers have compiled this information piece to answer the most common questions on tree management in QTN. Who decides when trees are taken down and planted in Frank Ryan and Elmhurst Woods? The City’s Forestry Department is staffed by nine trained Professional Foresters recognized by the Province of … Continue reading Management of QTN’s Tree Canopy and Forests – Q&A
Help us beautify the ice rinks at Frank Ryan Park! Bring your Christmas Trees to the park after the holidays on Sunday January 3rd or Saturday January 9th between 1:00 and 3:00 PM. We're looking for high school volunteers to help with this project (volunteer hours will be signed!). To volunteer or for more information … Continue reading Help us beautify the outdoor rink!
The snow has fallen. The trees are bare. It's time to get excited for winter activities. The best thing we can do for our mental and physical health this pandemic winter is to enjoy the great outdoors in our own neighbourhood. The Frank Ryan outdoor rink needs volunteers like you to continue to receive support … Continue reading Volunteers Needed: Frank Ryan Park Outdoor Rink
Interested in keeping up with the QTN Community Association's Board of Directors? The Board meets on the second Wednesday of each month.Summaries of the discussions and decisions can be found here: Summary of Board Meetings: 2020-2021 (Google Doc). If you have any questions or issues that you would like to bring to the Board's attention, … Continue reading 2020-2021 QTNca Board Meeting Notes
Councillor Kavanagh has invited us for a Bay Ward discussion with special guests, General Manager of Transportation Services, John Manconi and General Manager of Planning Infrastructure and Economic Development, Stephen Willis. The meeting will focus on the future transportation plans and development for Queensview Drive and the surrounding community followed by an opportunity to bring … Continue reading Future Development of QTN Discussion with GM of Transportation and GM of Planning, Infrastructure and Economic Development
Novatech has been retained to prepare and file minor variance and severance applications to facilitate the development of two semi-detached buildings and one detached dwelling on the lands municipally known as 830 and 840 Alpine Avenue. The proposed development has been designed around the preservation of the large mature tree located in the front yard … Continue reading Community Meeting Regarding 830 and 840 Alpine Avenue – Minor Variance and Severance Application
UPDATE: The Survey is complete. We received 163 responses. The highlights are presented at this link. The raw data file is available for download here. Note, there is no personally identifying information in this F and B Survey (Responses). The QTN planning committee is working on multiple fronts including providing input into the city's official plan, … Continue reading Shaping Our Community – Tell Us More!
Change is coming on Queensview Drive. It is both an opportunity and concern for residents of Queensway Terrace North (QTN). The QTN Planning Committee is taking early action to influence City plans for this area, instead of waiting to react to proposals by outside developers. City plans for Queensview Drive will become public in the … Continue reading Queensview Drive and QTN: Good Neighbors?