Celebrating the official naming of 'Gus Este Park' in Barrhaven after local Korean War Veteran and volunteer Gus Este
Thanks to the Xicheng District of Beijing and the Embassy of the People's Republic of China for the donation of two stone guardian lions to Water Dragon Park in Barrhaven.
Doors Open Ottawa Launch, May 28, 2013
At the announcement of Accessibility Funding for Fred Barrett Arena to ensure that all residents can have access to this community recreation facility.
With actor Adam Beech and Mayor Watson on the set of 'Crook' being filled in Ward 22.
With Governor General David Johnston celebrating the Official Opening of Diamond Jubilee Park in Findlay Creek
Laying a wreath at Brian Good Avenue in Riverside South in recognition of Trooper Good's sacrifice
Being presented by Mayor Watson with a City of Ottawa population sign reflecting the arrival of my twins!
Raising the flag of India at City Hall with India High Commissioner S.M. Gavai in honour of the Independence Day of India
With Mayor Watson presenting U.S. Ambassador David Jacobson and his family with a commemorative framed photo in honour of American Independence Day
Honoured to present a plaque commemorating the 100th Anniversary of the opening of the Chateau Laurier to Mr. Claude Sauve, the famous hotel's General Manager.
With Max Keeping at the Giant Tiger Bells Corners fundraiser for the Children's Wish Foundation
Helping out at McHappy Day at McDonalds on Fallowfield Road in Barrhaven
Signing the Olympic Flag with students from Ecole elementaire Jean-Robert-Gauthier.
With Mayor Watson trying out some of the equipment on display at the Ottawa Light Rail Transit (OLRT) Trade Show.
Dropping the puck with Mayor Watson at the Hockey Day in Canada celebrations in Riverside South.
Ward 22 Breakfast Meeting with Mayor Watson and Community Leaders on Friday, April 20th, 2012
At the 'Hail to the Chief' Charity Fundraiser in support of Project s.t.e.p. and in recognition of Chief White's service to our community.
At the groundbreaking of the new Carsons Road Development. This project will provide 26 new residential units for families in need through OCH.
Mayor Jim Watson and Deputy Mayor Steve Desroches with Giordano from St. Jerome Elementary School, winner of the annual Christmas Card contest for 2011.
With Bob Hodgins, Smart about Salt; Tony DiGiovanni, Landscape Ontario; and Dean Karakasis, BOMA after a successful Smart About Salt Summit.
Grand Opening of the new Algonquin Centre for Construction Excellence.
Cutting the ribbon at the Grand Opening of the new Future Shop location in Barrhaven
At the official opening of Limebank Road, no longer one of Ontario's Worst Roads.
Home Based Business Guide Hits the Shelves
Honoured to meet Astronault Steve MacLean
At the new Ottawa Convention Centre
Celebrating the start of constructon on the Southwest Transitway
Announcing the upgrades to Earl Armstrong Road
At the Groundbreaking of the Southwest Transitway
Barrhaven Community UpdateResidents may have noticed some work being done within Beryl Gaffney Park in recent days. This work is related to the stormwater plan for the Orchard Subdivision being developed between Prince of Wales Drive and Jockvale Road. These plans are approved by the Rideau Valley Conservation Authority, Parks Canada and the Ontario Ministry of the Environment, with all necessary…Written on Tuesday, 10 December 2013 15:58 in Latest
Special Flag Raising held in Barrhaven to Honour Nelson MandelaIt was an honour to raise the South African flag at the city's community building on Chapman Mills Drive to show respect for former president Nelson Mandela on the day of his memorial services. Members of the Barrhaven Legion joined with me in hoisting the two South African Flags at the Chapman Mills Community Building on Tuesday, December 10th, 2013.…Written on Monday, 09 December 2013 13:23 in Latest
Chapman Mills Community Building - Resident SurveyYour feedback is important. As your City Councillor, I would like to ensure that our community’s needs and interests are being met with the newly constructed Chapman Mills Community Building. Currently there are a number of recreational programs underway but the City of Ottawa wants to make sure that we are on the right track. I would appreciate if…Written on Thursday, 05 December 2013 10:15 in Latest
Council approves master plans for building the future OttawaCouncil today approved five key master plans that will guide the City’s future land development and the growth of Ottawa’s transportation system. Council approved an updated Official Plan, Infrastructure Master Plan, Transportation Master Plan, Pedestrian Plan and Cycling Plan that were created in consultation with the public throughout 2013 during the Building a Liveable Ottawa initiative. These plans set…Written on Tuesday, 26 November 2013 14:35 in Latest
Subdivision Application for 3100 Leitrim RoadMy office has received a subdivision application for 3100 Leitrim Road.The property is located at the northern limit of the Leitrim Community with Leitrim Road to the north, Bank Street to the east, the Hope Cemetery to the south and additional lands owned by the applicant to the west. Beyond the applicant’s land to the west is the Fenton Road…Written on Thursday, 21 November 2013 10:21 in Latest
1117 Longfields and 1034 McGarry TerraceCity of Ottawa's Planning Department has received an Official Plan Amendment and Zoning Bylaw Ammendment Proposal for a proposed development at 1117 Longfields Drive and 1034 McGarry Terrace. I would encourage interested residents to review the information below and through the link to the City's website for more information on this application. Above Streetview View from Marketplace Drive Site Location:…Written on Tuesday, 19 November 2013 13:45 in Latest
Notice of Planning Committee Meeting - 15 Crestway DriveRe: Zoning – 15 Crestway DriveThis is to advise you that the above-noted matter will be considered by the City of Ottawa Planning Committee on Monday, November 25, 2013. The meeting will begin at 9:30 a.m. in the Champlain Room, City Hall, 110 Laurier Avenue West, Ottawa. You are welcome to attend the meeting and present your views. Attached below…Written on Monday, 18 November 2013 15:50 in Latest