Archive for January, 2016

CCA Call for Volunteers!

January 27th, 2016 Comments off

The CCA has mvolunteeringany opportunities for involvement in our community:

  • Development/Complete Streets
  • Alexander CC Rebuild - Advocacy team
  • Sponsorship and/or Fundraising/Grants
  • Event Planning/Support
  • Greening
  • Transportation
  • Website/Systems (technical expertise)

If you are interested please contact


January 26th, 2016 Comments off


5:30—7:30 P.M.

Don't forget to register!

( sponsored by the CCHC )

Carlington Cup is this Weekend!

January 25th, 2016 Comments off










Put a team together and join your neighbours in a fun (but inevitably serious!) shinny tournament. Tournament runs on Saturday January 30th at Alexander Communtiy Centre. Puck drops at 1pm with our guests Riley Brockington and Yasir Naqvi!

Hot chocolate will be available as well as activities on the side rink for the kiddos. Plus lots of great hockey to watch!

Team can register here. $10 per team of four.

Send any questions to and, don't forget, the winner gets both bragging rights and a beautiful trophy!


Agenda – Jan 20 General Meeting

January 20th, 2016 Comments off

Join us this evening for an illuminating discussion on "Creating Strong Neighbourhoods!"

Wednesday Jan.20, 2016
Doors open 6:30 p.m.,
Meeting 7:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Alexander Community Centre
960 Silver St.

Click here for full Agenda.

We are excited to welcome three local experts in community development as guest speakers:

Learn more about the initiatives taking place in our neighbourhood, opportunities for residents to contribute, and the challenges Carlington faces as we grow and develop further. We're looking forward to a fun and informative session on creating a resilient and innovative community!

As always, River Ward Councillor Riley Brockington will be available to provide an update and take questions, and there will be an opportunity to learn more about volunteer opportunities with the CCA. Lots to be part of!


Free Swimming Lessons for Kids

January 19th, 2016 Comments off

Learn to Swim

Free Swimming Lessons for Kids 6 to 14 years old starting on Sunday, February 7th until April 10th at the Dovercourt Recreation Centre.

To register contact Andrea at 613-722-4000 ext. 325

Announcing Registration for the Planning Primer I Session

January 14th, 2016 Comments off


The Planning and Growth Management Department offers the Planning Primer Program to help residents become more aware of, and more involved in, the land-use planning process.  The program is a series of half-day courses.

January 23 or 25, 2016.

City Hall, 110 Laurier Avenue West
Festival Control Room, First Floor
8:30 a.m. to noon


You can register for the course online until January 20, 2016. Seating is limited to 45 residents per session.

Site Plan Control Proposal for 1110 Fisher

January 14th, 2016 Comments off

1110FThe City of Ottawa has received a Site Plan Control application to construct nine four-storey semi-detached and
townhouse units, with an associated private driveway.

For more information visit the City Website or download Riley Brockington's flyer.



Please provide comments by February 5, 2016 to:

Riley Brockington
City Councillor
River Ward
(613) 580-2486
Simon Deiaco
Development Review, Urban Services
(613) 580-2424 ext. 15641