Provincial Affairs: Green Energy

by Yasir Naqvi, MPP, Ottawa Centre With summer right around the corner, many of us will be thinking about the energy and electricity that will be used to keep cool when the temperature starts to rise. I encourage everyone to…

What does the new Centretown Design Plan offer seniors?

by P. Marsden-Dole and members of the Seniors Committee of the CCCA On May 30, the Centretown Citizens Community Association (CCCA) held a public meeting for residents at McNabb Community Centre to present and discuss the draft Centretown Community Design…

Good Food Markets to start this summer

by Rosemary Tayler The Good Food Box and the Anti-Poverty/Hunger Project out of Overbrook-Forbes Community Resource Centre are collaborating with community health centres across the city to offer four pilot Good Food Markets this summer. The goal of this initiative…

Centennial girls are golden

by Sandra Derby The Centennial Stars girls’ sports teams have accomplished a first in the history of the school. They won gold in soccer, volleyball and basketball. Three banners now hang proudly on the gymnasium walls of Centennial Public School.…

Workshop identifies ways to improve Dundonald Park

by Émilie Sartoretto Efforts to see Centretown’s Dundonald Park live up to its full potential continue as community members work together to create a shared vision for Dundonald Park as part of the Active Places, Healthy People project. Building on…

Backyard Beat: Police in the Park

by Const. Khoa Hoang Last month we celebrated two years of a successful partnership between the police, community service partners, and our downtown residents at the 2012 Police Week: Police In The Park event. It was attended by approximately 600…

Centretown Citizens Community Association June Report

by CCCA President Jordan Charbonneau For more information on the contents of this report, contact us via the information provided at the end of this article. Excellent Turnout for May 30 Public Meeting Over 150 people attended the public meeting…

DCA Report: May-June

by Archie Campbell Apologies to Buzz readers for the lack of a DCA report last issue. I’ll try to cover the highlights of our last two meetings and report anything I missed in the next issue. New Executive The community…