The City of Ottawa wants your input on the projects, policies, programs and services that affect your daily life. From open houses to workshops and online engagement opportunities, your feedback helps to shape City decisions.
The following online public engagement opportunities are available:
- ByWard Market Public Realm Plan: A new online survey is now available for you to share your feedback on the proposed designs for future spaces and places in the ByWard Market. These designs incorporate the latest input, gathered at public workshops held in January. You can view the designs and provide input online until Friday, August 2.
- Commemorative naming proposals: Submit your comments on four naming proposals by Friday, July 26:
- The studio theatre in Meridian Theatres at Centrepointe
- The park at 2330 Virginia Drive in Alta Visa
- The park at 73 West Ridge Drive in Stittsville
- The senior’s room in the Hunt Club Riverside Park Community Centre
- Heron Gate Official Plan Amendment: Provide your comments on redevelopment plans for new residential buildings in Heron Gate until Thursday, July 18.
- O’Connor Street Bikeway: The City would like to receive feedback online until Tuesday, July 30 on the next phase of the O’Connor Street Bikeway, between Laurier Avenue West and Wellington Street.
- Open Ottawa: The City provides free access to data and information through its Open Ottawa data portal. As part of the City’s Smart City 2.0 Strategy, we want to hear your ideas on how to improve the portal and what data sets you would like to see.
- Payday Loan Establishment Licensing Review: The City of Ottawa would like to receive any comments, concerns or questions by Wednesday, July 31 on the licensing review for payday loan establishments. Provide your comments by email to firstname.lastname@example.org or by telephone at 613-580-2424 ext. 41421.
- Peer Parenting Support Program: Provide your opinions, ideas, insights and personal experiences to help shape Ottawa Public Health’s Peer Parenting Support Program for new and expecting parents and caregivers.
- Wellington Street Cycling Facility: The City would like to receive feedback online by Monday, July 22 on a plan to create a bi-directional cycling facility on Wellington Street between O’Connor Street and Mackenzie Avenue.
- What do you dig about Elgin: The City is reconstructing Elgin Street between Gloucester and Isabella streets. During construction, residents can highlight their favourite places on or around Elgin Street by pinning the locations on the map.
The City offers residents a variety of opportunities to engage, share information and collaborate. You can weigh in on different online engagement opportunities using the City’s new innovative engagement platform, Engage Ottawa, and see a full list of current engagement opportunities by visiting the public engagement event page on ottawa.ca.