Tag Archives: Westboro

Westboro No More

Now in this post, your agent is using Westboro in the broadest sense … perhaps correctly meaning the old west end but much more recognizable as Westboro to people from Orleans or Barrhaven. So stand down Hintonburgers. — Why does … Continue reading

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Current Condition Of Convent Garden

The view of Les Soeurs de la Visitation convent in Westboro from Byron Avenue. — The photo above shows the current condition of Les Soeurs de la Visitation convent in Westboro. The photo shows that the 19-century garden once used … Continue reading

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Where Did The Westboro Convent Go?

Les Soeurs de la Visitation convent is lurking behind a soon-to-be-completed condo. — The contentious Les Soeurs de la Visitation convent on Richmond Road in Westboro has rather close quarters.

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Stop Whining, Bulldog: Tweep

Well I’m outraged. So too is the Dawg Pack. You see Twitter Tweep good_robyn says it is time for Ken Gray and his fellow whiners to start their chorus after the Citizen ran a story about the Ashcroft temporary lane … Continue reading

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Ottawans Must Demand Better Government

Too many things are going wrong at Ottawa City Hall. — The $8-million fiasco that is the result of the green-bin audit is part of a dreadful series of mistakes at Ottawa City Hall that is an embarrassment for public … Continue reading

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Hobbs Touts Light-Rail Detour Change

Oh lookie here. What would be a holiday weekend in Ottawa be when absolutely no one is home (‘cept The Bulldog and a few shut-ins) without an emailed newsletter from the God, queen and empress of Kitchissippi Katie Hobbs. Hello … Continue reading

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Little Italy Gets Farce Traffic Study

The City of Ottawa will conduct a traffic study of the Preston-Carling area in Little Italy. However, The Bulldog will save taxpayers, politicians, city staff and sorry, even consultants, some time.

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Little Italy: Planning As Usual

The character of Little Italy is disappearing as the area gentrifies. — Little Italy has a lot in common with Westboro. In Westboro, the city laid down wide pink sidewalks and allowed out-of-control intensification so that rents just skyrocketed. Mom-and-pop … Continue reading

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Where Are Next Light-Rail Detours?

This avid Bulldog reader says it’s time for the City of Ottawa to declare where the detours will be set up for western LRT. Can’t be too early: Hello Bulldog. I hope this sounds a little conspiratorial–I really do. But … Continue reading

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Stop The Attack On Our Neighbourhoods

This is a comment to Bulldog Ottawa from a Facebook friend:

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