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What’s up, doc, around village of Stittsville? News – The Goulbourn Recreation Complex (GRC) is holding a summer camp open house this coming Saturday, June 7 from 10 a.m. to 12 noon. Participants already registered for summer camps at the GRC will be able to meet staff and tour the facility. Those who have not yet registered but who are interested can use this open house as an opportunity to learn about the camps being offered…Jan Meijer, a member of the Sacred Heart School Council and a longtime member of the executive of the Catholic School Parents Association (CSPA) of the Ottawa Catholic School Board, is stepping down from the CSPA as his last daughter graduates from Sacred Heart this June. He was thanked for his service to the CSPA at its meeting on Wednesday evening, May 28, with president Cathy Philpott expressing the Association’s thanks for his long service. Her remarks were followed by a round of applause for Mr. Meijer. For the past one and a half years, one of Mr. Meijer’s functions with CSPA was to proof read the minutes from Association meetings but this is only one of the many contributions that he made to CSPA over the years. Another who is stepping down from CSPA after years of involvement is Karen Delaney who is also stepping aside from her involvement with the Sacred Heart School Council as well. She has been the Sacred Heart School Council chair for a number of years…The tennis courts at Alexander Grove have been re-surfaced and are now ready for play….The Stittsville District Lions Club will be teaming up with Giant Tiger at the Jackson Trails Centre plaza for a fundraiser to be held on Saturday, July 19…The Stittsville branch of the Ottawa Public Li-

brary on Stittsville Main Street will be closed this coming Sunday, June 8 and Monday, June 9 for painting and improvement work…Volunteers took part in a clean-up of the grounds at the Legion Hall on Stittsville Main Street last Saturday…Caroline Tarrant, principal of Holy Spirit Catholic School on Stittsville Main Street, made a presentation on the new “Creating Pathways” (CPS) career development policy mandated by the province that is now to be implemented in Ottawa Catholic School Board schools. Ms. Tarrant is co-chair of the Board’s CPS Steering committee, along with Christopher Mes who is principal at Immaculata High School. The implementation of this new policy will include development of career/life portfolios for all students from junior kindergarten to grade 12. Holy Spirit Catholic School is one of seven Ottawa Catholic School Board elementary schools piloting the implementation of this new policy….Napoli’s Café at the Stittsville Shopping Centre is holding a 20th Anniversary Golf Day at the Canadian Golf and Country club on Wednesday, Aug. 13, with a 12 noon start. Registration deadline is Wednesday, Aug. 6. Registration fee for golf and dinner is $135 (up until Aug. 1 and then the fee is $145) while you can also go just for the dinner at 6 p.m. at a cost of $50….The Stittsville Minor Softball Association held tryouts for midget boys interested in playing for the Stittsville Selects in 2014 at Alexander Grove last Sunday afternoon…Wesley Wallin, the driver who died at Capital City Speedway on Wednesday, May 21, is survived by his sons Casey and Jamie and their mother Debra O’Toole. He is survived by his girl

RESIDENTIAL BUILDING LOT FOR SALE 6072 BUTTONFIELD PLACE A RESIDENTIAL BUILDING LOT LOCATED ON THE NORTH SIDE OF BUTTONFIELD PLACE IN THE CHAPEL HILL SOUTH AREA

ADDRESS LEGAL DESC. APPROX. AREA _______________________________________________________________________________________

6072 Buttonfield Place

Part of Lot 6, Concession 3, Ottawa Front, geographic Twp. of Gloucester, being Part 3 on Plan 4R-21990

PIN:

Part of 04405-0269

ASKING PRICE:

$ 160,000.

ZONING:

R1W – Residential First Density Zone Use permit – Single Family residence

539.9 m2 (5811.6 sq. ft.)

friend Se’Kukun Cochrane, his sisters Patricia, Gail and Catherine and his brothers Fred and Michael. He is also survived by many nieces, nephews, great-nieces and a great-nephew. He was predeceased by his brother Dana Wallin. A memorial service was held at the Racine, Robert & Gauthier Funeral Home chapel on Montreal Road in Ottawa last Friday afternoon. Donations to the Heart Institute would be appreciated by the family…Monday, June 30 has been set by the Ontario Municipal Board (OMB) as the date for a pre-hearing conference related to an OMB appeal brought by J.P. Chenier Company Limited against the city of Ottawa regarding a proposed subdivision on a 6.8 hectare parcel of land flanked by Elm Crescent, Meadowland Drive, Fernbank Road and a wetland area to the west. The proposed subdivision for the site involves 59 single detached units and 81 townhomes. One aspect of the appeal is an appeal of the application fees of $78,288.39 which were paid by the developer related to the applications for plan of subdivision and rezoning for the site. The appellant claims that there were a series of failed negotiations initiated by

the city of Ottawa for the city to purchase the site. This did not happen and now that the site is being proposed for development, the application fees paid were higher than what would have been paid when a draft development plan was first discussed by the developer with the municipality in 1999 and 2000….The Stittsville District Lions Club has a new member, Ronald Bourbonnais. He will be inducted at the Club’s upcoming installation of new officers night…Holy Spirit Catholic Church on Shea Road near Abbott Street hosted a special Healing Mass on Thursday evening, May 19, with Rev. Albert MacPherson presiding…A car wash for CHEO (Children’s Hospital of Eastern Ontario) was held at Ottawa Fire Station No. 46 on Iber Road last Saturday…Kunstadt Sports has donated a new Kunstadt Gatineau 2.4 bicycle to Westwind Public School. This is Kunstadt’s junior mountain bike boasting 24 inch aluminum wheels, a grip shift and other features. The bicycle will be given away in a raffle draw with tickets being sold at the school and the draw being made at the school’s Family Fun Fair on Thursday, June 12…

Notice of Completion Queen Street Renewal (From Bronson Avenue to Elgin Street) Environmental Study Report The City of Ottawa has completed an Environmental Assessment of the Queen Street Renewal Project. The City has identified the need to renew Queen Street to upgrade the streetscape and pedestrian environment in anticipation of the commencement of the Confederation Line service. The streetscape/ surface renewal on Queen Street between Bronson Avenue and Elgin Street is being coordinated with the construction of the Confederation Line light rail transit (LRT) through the downtown area. The Recommended Plan will provide one shared-use travel lane in each direction with turning lanes where essential, while providing maximum space for wide sidewalks including opportunities for on-street parking, loading and/or taxi space. The City has planned this project under Schedule C of the Municipal Class Environmental Assessment. The Environmental Study Report (ESR) has been completed and by this Notice is being placed in the public record for review. Subject to the comments received as a result of this Notice and receipt of necessary approvals, the City intends to proceed to detailed design. The implementation timing has not yet been confirmed however construction activities will be coordinated with the Confederation Line project. The ESR is available for review at the following locations: City of Ottawa City Hall Client Service Centre 110 Laurier Avenue West Tel: 613-580-2424 Ottawa Public Library Main Branch 120 Metcalfe Street Tel: 613-598-4001 Interested persons may provide written comments or make inquiries to the City of Ottawa between May 29, 2014 and June 28, 2014. Comments should be directed to: Theresa Mendler Community Liaison Rail Implementation Office, Planning and Infrastructure City of Ottawa 160 Elgin Street Ottawa, ON K2P 2P7 Tel: 613-580-2424, ext. 25469 Fax: 613-613-580-9688 E-mail: theresa.mendler@ottawa.ca

plus HST

For development/zoning information please call (613) 580-2424, Ext. 29242 Offers will be received until 11 a.m. local time on Thursday, June 26, 2014. Offers must be on the City’s standard Agreement of Purchase and Sale and must be accompanied by a certified deposit cheque in the amount of $10,000. For more information please contact: Lynda Mongeon Tel: 613-580-2424, ext. 26980 Email: Lynda.Mongeon@ottawa.ca

If concerns regarding this project cannot be resolved in discussions with the City, a person/party may request that the Minister of the Environment make an order to comply with Part II of the Environmental Assessment Act (referred to as a Part II Order). Any Part II Order requests must be received by the Minister at the address below by June 28, 2014. A copy of the request must also be sent to the City of Ottawa, at the above address. If there are no requests received by June 28, 2014, the project may proceed to design and construction as outlined in the ESR. The Honourable Jim Bradley Minister of the Environment 77 Wellesley Street West 11th Floor, Ferguson Block Toronto, On M7A 2T5 Tel: 416-314-6790 Fax: 416-314-7337 Toll Free: 1-800-565-4923 minister.moe@ontario.ca With the exception of personal information, all comments will become part of the public record. This notice was first issued on May 29, 2014.

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