Carlington Heights Pump Station Open House May 15th

May 2nd, 2017 No comments

You are invited:
Monday, May 15, 2017
6:30 to 8:30 pm
Carlington Recreation Centre (Gymnasium)
1520 Caldwell Ave, Ottawa, ON K1Z 8H5

The City of Ottawa invites you to attend a Public Information Session to review a construction project planned in your immediate neighbourhood.

At the Public Information Session starting at 6:30pm, you will be able to review the design plans for the project and a short presentation will be provided at 7:00pm to explain the nature of the construction project and the anticipated impacts during construction. Representatives from the City, City Councillors Riley Brockington (River Ward) and Rick Chiarelli (College Ward), and the design consultant will be available to discuss the project and to answer your questions.

Carlington Recreation Centre Gymnasium
1520 Caldwell Avenue
Ottawa, ON K1Z 8H5
Monday, May 15, 2017 - 18:30
For more information visit the project website or email



Celebrate Father’s Day with the Ottawa Champions

Celebrate Father’s Day with Councillor Riley Brockington, the Ottawa Champions Baseball Team, and the Cuban National Team! Riley has a limited number of free tickets available for the baseball game on Sunday, June 18 at 1:35pm at RCGT Park (300 Coventry Rd). Please call 613-580-2486 or email to reserve your tickets. Children 4 and under and free, and do not require a ticket.


Strawberry Social

Councillor Brockington will be hosting his 3rd annual Strawberry Social at the Hunt Club Riverside Park Community Centre (3320 Paul Anka Dr) on Friday, June 2 from 1pm-3pm. There will be celebrity servers, local entertainment, and lots of strawberries! New this year, there will be a shuttle service available leaving from the Alexander Community Centre at 12:15pm, and returning to the ACC once the event is over. Please note the shuttle service vehicle is a yellow school bus, and requires a reservation as there are limited spaces (48) available. Reservations are also required for the event, as there is a maximum capacity of 200 attendees.

Please RSVP by calling 613-580-2486 or emailing


Jane’s Walk Ottawa – Designing our Cities for Health & Well-being

  • Guide : Alice Hutton
  • When : May 07, 2017 at 10:00 AM
  • Duration : 1.5 hr
  • Language : English
  • Start : West Gate Shopping Centre in front of Pet Valu
  • End : same
  • Area : Carlington/Island Park
  • Distance : 1.5 km
  • Accessibility : The walk will follow paved paths and (sometimes narrow) sidewalks.

A walk for your mind and body. This short walk will discuss and provide examples around the psychology of design and the social determinants of health. It will also explore the effect that municipalities, institutions, and organizations can have on making our spaces healthy and promoting healthy interactions between people and the urban environment.

For more information visit :


Carlington Yard and Plant Sale

April 24th, 2017 Comments off

 Yard and Plant Sale

Harold Place Park

Saturday, June 3rd, 2017. 830AM to 12:30PM.


AGM Meeting Minutes

April 22nd, 2017 Comments off

The CCA minutes from last year's AGM are available here:

May 25th 2016 - CCA Annual General Meeting Minutes.


Friends of Carlington Hill Earth Day

April 20th, 2017 Comments off

 In celebration of Earth Day please join

“Friends of Carlington Hill”

on Saturday, April 22, 2017

2:00 PM: Nature Walk led by Sharon Boddy, gardener & forager
Meet at corner McBride Street & Lepage Avenue*

3:00 PM: Carlington Woods Tree Walk led by Owen Clarkin,
Ottawa Field-Naturalists’ Club
Meet at top of Morisset Avenue (reservoir gates)

Rain or shine. All friends & neighbours are welcome. Carlington Arts Initiative will lead us in a fun (participatory) musical interval.

To promote recycling & help generate funds for their school projects, the St. Elizabeth School Council will be on hand at the reservoir gates to accept your donations of returnable bottles.

Dress for the weather, wear sturdy, comfortable shoes, long pants & take necessary precautions re sun, allergies & bugs.

*The nature walkers will make their way up the hill where the tree walk will begin.