Ecology Ottawa’s Tree Fundraiser: Purchase & Plant Native Species

On behalf of Ecology Ottawa, in collaboration with Ferguson Forest Center, you're invited to purchase and plant native tree species to help restore Ottawa's canopy. See below for more information and visit their website to purchase or donate: Check out Ecology Ottawa's Tree Fundraiser and help plant Ottawa's future tree canopy! They are working with … Continue reading Ecology Ottawa’s Tree Fundraiser: Purchase & Plant Native Species

More Changes Coming to QTN: Update on Berms, Paths, and New Development

Planning Committee Report Thank you for taking time to provide thoughtful suggestions and concerns on proposed plans for QTN, such as the proposed berms in Connaught Park, the paths that will connect us to future LRT stations, and the Lincoln Fields and Queensview surveys. Your feedback helps to get more serious attention to present issues … Continue reading More Changes Coming to QTN: Update on Berms, Paths, and New Development

Stage 2 West Pre-construction Update: Vegetation & Tree Removals

The city has provided us with an update on the pre-construction work as part of the Stage 2 LRT Project (O-Train West Extension): The project contractor (Kiewit-Eurovia-Vinci) is progressing with vegetation and tree removal work across both east and west alignments. In the coming weeks they will move towards Connaught Park and the greenspace to … Continue reading Stage 2 West Pre-construction Update: Vegetation & Tree Removals

Trees Matter for QTN: Review of Tree Bylaws in Ottawa

Tree-canopied streets and green spaces are named by QTN residents as one of the most valued features of our neighbourhood. They are also important assets as we deal with the impacts of climate change. Losing mature trees is sometimes unavoidable because of disease or other factors. Unfortunately though, sometimes it is also because of neglect … Continue reading Trees Matter for QTN: Review of Tree Bylaws in Ottawa