Archive for September, 2015

Organize a Fall Cleanup in your Naturehood!

September 29th, 2015 Comments off



September General Members Meeting Agenda

September 21st, 2015 Comments off

AGENDA - CCA General Members Meeting – Wednesday September 23rd


7pm                 Approval of Agenda

7:05pm            Introduction of 2015/16 CCA Board of Directors

7:10pm            Special Guest – David Walsh, Caldwell Family Centre

  • Presentation of Gift from Bowman’s Pub/CCA
  • Promotion of Harvest of Hope event

7:25pm            Proposal from the Floor

  • Resident Mary May Downing will propose a campaign to Restore Door-to-Door Mail Delivery

7:30pm            Councilor’s Report

  • Riley Brockington, River Ward Councillor

7:50pm            Greening Committee

  • Ted Radstake, Chair
  • Address from Alex McDonald of Nature Canada

8:05pm            Finance Update

  • Update from Linda Dodd, Treasurer
  • Purchase of Directors & Officers Insurance
  • Veterans Memorial Fundraising Campaign
  • T-Shirt purchase

8:15pm            Development Committee

  • Update from Robert Brinker, Chair

8:25pm            Outreach/Sponsorship Committees

  • Update from Charity Bartlett, Vice-President

8:35pm            Upcoming Events

  • Civic Hospital Public Meeting
  • Community Safety Meeting
  • Mayors Breakfast

8:45pm            Any Other Business


Household Hazardous Waste Depot at Tunney’s Pasture on Sunday, September 20th from 8am-4pm

September 18th, 2015 Comments off

If it’s corrosive, flammad-hhwmable or poisonous it’s hazardous waste. These types of products contaminate water and landfills and should never be poured down the drain or put out with your regular garbage.

Products to be dropped off at household hazardous waste depots include:

Aerosol containers
Propane cylinders
Fluorescent bulbs/tubes
Fire extinguishers
Fertilizers and pesticides
Mercury switches/thermometers
Needles and syringes
Paints and coatings
Oven and window cleaners
Pool chemicals

Tunney's Pasture
251 Sir Frederick Banting
Residential electronic waste is also accepted at this site.


Would you like a Coach House?

September 15th, 2015 Comments off

Coach HouseThe City of Ottawa is studying the possibility of building or converting a garage or an accessory building into a "Coach House". These types of dwelling units are essentially a small apartment or suite in the backyard of a home or along a laneway.

For more information please download the Discussion Paper [ PDF 6.25 MB   or email us at

To provide feedback on this study please complete the online questionnaire by October 19, 2015


Join us at Carlington Yoga on Monday evenings at the ACC!

September 11th, 2015 Comments off

Yoga-ACC-2015_mini-posters_v2-updated-01Carlington Yoga

Every Monday 7-8pm at the Alexander Community Centre


Third Annual Harvest of Hope on Monday, October 5th

September 10th, 2015 Comments off

Caldwell-Banquet-Poster-EN2015FINALsml (1)Banquet and Auction supporting the
Caldwell Family Centre Food Bank.
Monday Oct.5, 2015
Chances R restaurant, 1365 Woodroffe Ave,
College Square
Call 613 728-1800 for Information or visit


Visit Carlington for a nice Dinner Buffet on Saturday!

September 8th, 2015 Comments off

PigroastBowman's Charity Pig Roast this Saturday, Sept 12, 6-10pm.

10% of all sales go to Ottawa SALUS Corporation .As you may or may not know, among other things SALUS operates a transitional rehabilitation program on Fisher Ave.

John Allaire will be performing live music from 7pm until 9pm, open mic follows.

Visit to book your seat!