Annual Councillor's Cup

The OOE Hosers lost the final of the recent Councillor's Cup to their long-time rivals, the Old Ottawa South Mice.

Main Street Rehabilitation / Clegg-Colonel By Intersection

The National Capital Commission (NCC) recently approved the temporary detouring of northbound OC Transpo service from Main Street onto Colonel By Drive between Clegg Street and Hawthorne Avenue. This detour is necessary to maintain northbound bus service within the community during the Main Street ‘Complete Street’ transformation from 2015 to 2017. The NCC has also approved an intersection improvement, including signalization, at the Colonel By / Clegg intersection. This work will also commence this spring.

Human Scale documentary - January 29 at Bytown Cinema

Human Scale documentary: A free screening of a documentary by noted architect Jan Gehl is scheduled at the Bytowne Cinema, 325 Rideau from 6:30 p.m. to 8:45 p.m. (doors open at 6 p.m.), Thursday, January 29, 2015. Following the documentary, a panel of four local experts will discuss Ottawa's planning opportunities and challenges. The screening is sponsored by the Sandy Hill Community Health Centre, OOECA and SLOE.

OOECA's goals for 2015

The community association has identified their proposed goals for 2015, as well as updating the progress of ongoing goals. They are available for viewing here. If you have any comments / suggestions, please send them to before February 6.

Update on Rideau River Pathways

The City of Ottawa has advised that the Rideau River pathways will remain open throughout January with the exception of some periods of flagging. At this time, they anticipate approximately 8 flagged closures of 5 to 10 minute duration for each pathway.


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