Upcoming December Meetings on QTN Issues (LRT, Lincoln Fields, Development)

QTN residents are grieving the loss of trees for the LRT project this week, some very old ones and many that had special meaning for residents. The QTN planning committee did not get advance notice of this, and when the information came, it was too late and inadequate to pursue any alternatives. We have voiced … Continue reading Upcoming December Meetings on QTN Issues (LRT, Lincoln Fields, Development)

Stage 2 West Pre-construction Update: Vegetation & Tree Removals

The city has provided us with an update on the pre-construction work as part of the Stage 2 LRT Project (O-Train West Extension): The project contractor (Kiewit-Eurovia-Vinci) is progressing with vegetation and tree removal work across both east and west alignments. In the coming weeks they will move towards Connaught Park and the greenspace to … Continue reading Stage 2 West Pre-construction Update: Vegetation & Tree Removals

Lincoln Fields: First Hearing of Interim Plans on August 7

Upcoming changes at Lincoln Fields mall will have impacts for residents of QTN. Some of the proposed changes require variances from relevant city rules. There will be a hearing on those before the Committee of Adjustment on August 7, 2019. The public meeting will be held at 6:30 pm in the Chambers, Ben Franklin Place, … Continue reading Lincoln Fields: First Hearing of Interim Plans on August 7

Stage 2 LRT – Geotechnical Drilling (Update)

As part of the work for Stage 2 LRT, affected homes and businesses have been notified about geotechnical drilling. The City of Ottawa has also contacted QTNca, here's is the most recent information: Over the next few weeks, investigative geotechnical activities will occur at several areas along the planned alignment in the area of the … Continue reading Stage 2 LRT – Geotechnical Drilling (Update)

Queensview/Pinecrest LRT Study Update

The Queensview/Pinecrest LRT Study is important for residents in QTN for three reasons as it will: Shape development on the south side of our neighbourhood; Address access to and impacts of the new LRT stations at Queensview and Pinecrest; and Include new rules for in-fill housing in our neighborhood. This month we learned that the … Continue reading Queensview/Pinecrest LRT Study Update