What’s really bothersome about the actions surrounding the high-rise report is the arrogance.
Well lookie here. City staff wants your input.
City planning department is breaking with usual practice by not taking its high-rise report to planning committee before city council.
This is disgusting.
Planning? In Ottawa? What planning?
At one time, your agent put much credence in gatherings such as the one in a press release below.
Kitchissippi Councillor Jeff Leiper was completely out-manoeuvred by staff and his council colleagues on planning committee.
Architect Barry Hobin calls on the private sector to play a part in modern planning in an op-ed article in the Citizen on Tuesday.
For those of us who were hoping against all hope that a new person atop the planning pyramid might usher in a revolution in that city department which badly […]
OC Transpo general manager John Manconi sent out this missive below to city hall insiders and outsiders via the communications branch.
Former Citizen architecture columnist Rhys Phillips passes a harsh judgment on Mayor Jim Watson:
This is a release from the City of Ottawa:
Ottawa Construction News interviewed Stephen Willis, the new manager of planning at the City of Ottawa.
“A friend of the industry.” Outgoing city planning czar John Moser as described by the development community
Your agent had a very illuminating conversation with a person who was formerly intertwined in the city planning department.
Maybe pigs will fly. Maybe Roswell aliens and UFOs were real. Ya never know.
This is rich. The city planning department is opposed to locating a Salvation Army church near the Ottawa airport. The church would be within the airport authority operating zone but […]
This is a release from the City of Ottawa: The City of Ottawa welcomes Stephen Willis as the General Manager of Planning, Infrastructure and Economic Development. Mr. Willis is a […]