Lessons Learned - Reflections on Four Years as OOECA President

OOE volunteers - and OOECA Board members - have remarkable competence, energy, dedication and collaborativeness. They participate to build our whole community, not to have “power,” advance their personal agendas or their own backyard issues. For example, all four past presidents of OOECA - including one who now lives in Sweden - continue to actively contribute to community initiatives.

Partial Closure of Lees Transit Station in December

The Lees Transitway station will be partially closed in December to accommodate LRT construction. City staff presented details on the bus route adjustments at a recent community meeting. Read the presentation for details. As part of this work, a new turnaround location for the #85 bus is required, and several options were presented. The current plan is to use the Lees campus parking lot turnaround (Option 1).

Accessibility ramp outside Old Town Hall to be completed December 2015

The ramp currently under construction outside Old Town Hall is scheduled to be completed the second week of December 2015. The ramp will help to ensure that Old Town Hall is more accessible.

Construction Update: Hurdman Multi-use pathways

Please be advised, in order to continue construction on the new Hurdman Station Guideway, the Multi-use pathways in the area will be on the following detour starting October 23, 2015.

Hurdman path detour map

Brantwood Fall Clean-up - October 17

The annual Brantwood Fall Clean-up is scheduled for Saturday, October 17, between 10:00 am and 12:00 pm. All are welcome and the meeting point will be at the Brantwood Field House. Bags and gloves will be provided.


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