I am excited to announce that I will soon be launching a new Video Blog series! VLOG posts will focus on important community and city issues as well as promote local events and meetings. To create these videos, I have partnered with Media Mall, a local communications business located in Gloucester-Southgate Ward on Holly Lane. […]
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The Day of Pink is the International Day against Bullying, Discrimination, Homophobia, Transphobia, and Transmisogyny across the world. Show your support and celebrate diversity by wearing a pink! For more information about this important initiative and to learn more about how you can get involved, click here.
On March 8th, I was once again honoured to host my International Women’s Day Breakfast to recognize and celebrate the amazing achievements of women in our community. This year, I invited Catherine Butler, Lead Organizer of the Women’s March in Ottawa, to be my guest speaker. Catherine delivered a passionate and empowering speech. She eloquently […]
Stage 2 LRT is a $3.6 billion dollar venture making it the largest infrastructure project in our City’s history. It will no doubt be transformative and change the way that many of us move around the City. That is why it is so important that we get this project right. I believe that community input […]
I am excited to announce that my office has partnered with OttawaReads! The OttawaReads program is a unique school/community partnership that draws volunteers from the corporate and public sectors to read one-to-one with children in Kindergarten to Grade 3 classes in Ottawa schools. This is an amazing program that helps to promote, strengthen and improve […]
Did you know that we currently have 40,000 households living in poverty in Ottawa but only 25,000 affordable housing options? As a City we have accomplished a lot over the past year to advance our affordable housing portfolio, but as always the hard work is never over. That is why last Thursday at the Community […]