KS – October 5, 2017


 

Week in Review

Happy Thanksgiving Kanata South! I hope you have a restful weekend with family and friends.

This Friday October 6th is the 7th Annual Scaring is Caring event at Saunders Farm in support of Youth Mental Health. $5 from each admission ticket sold will go to support youth mental health initiatives here in Ottawa. A special thank you to the Saunders family for hosting and Councillor Shad Qadri for his support of this event and also to the whole team from Proud to be Me for their assistance again this year!

For this Friday only, Saunders Farm has special Scaring is Caring admission prices of $25 a person! If you would like to catch a ride to the event this Friday, please email me at allan.hubley@ottawa.ca to secure your spot on our bus. Space is limited and busses will be leaving from various locations in Kanata and Stittsville.

 

2018 Budget Consultation

This Thursday October 5th the joint west end Budget Consultation meeting will be held at the Kanata Recreation Complex, Hall A beginning at 6:30pm. Finance staff and Councillors will be on hand to listen to resident’s thoughts and suggestions on the 2018 Budget.

The 2018 Budget webpage was recently launched on Ottawa.ca. Under the ‘Have Your Say’ area, residents can find information on how to get involved and provide feedback on the budget.

The budget simulator tool will remain live until the budget is tabled on November 8th.

You can also send your comments to me at allan.hubley@ottawa.ca.

 

Bus Pad Rehabilitation Work

The rehabilitation of the bus stops will incorporate new concrete pads and shelters, as well as new asphalt bus pads.

Five bus stops in the Bridlewood area will be rehabilitated this fall with construction starting early October. The rehabilitation of the bus stops will incorporate new concrete pads and shelters, as well as new asphalt bus pads

The stops affected are at Stonehaven Drive/Kinghaven Crescent, Stonehaven Drive/Stonemeadow Drive, Stonehaven Drive/Bridle Park Drive, and two at Stonehaven Drive/Grassy Plains Drive. This project is expected to be completed late fall.

 

Cleaning the Capital

Registration for Cleaning the Capital continues until October 15th. Join the thousands of community volunteers that help keep Ottawa clean, green and graffiti-free!

Registration is quick and easy:

  • Go to ottawa.ca, or call 3-1-1 (TTY: 613-580-2401), to register for the cleanup. The interactive map on our website will show you which locations have already been claimed, allow you to register your own project site and choose the cleanup supplies that you need.

 

Upcoming Events

October 11th: Hydro Ottawa Community Information session will be held at the Kanata Recreation Complex, 100 Charlie Rogers Way, Hall D from 7-8pm. This meeting will be to update residents about the voltage conversion project that will be taking place in the Glen Cairn area commencing in June of 2018.

 

Working for Kanata South:

It is my privilege to serve as your Councillor. Please feel free to contact my office with any concerns or comments, by phone: 613-580-2752, or by email: allan.hubley@ottawa.ca.

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