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Thursday, January 29, 2015

Draft Agenda February 2 KHCA Meeting



Draft     Agenda
Welcome Each and All
Adopt Minutes for December 1st KHCA meeting as circulated and consider matters arising including linking Ruddy-Shenkman Hospice to KHCA website and survey on expanding Eagleson Park & Ride
Presidents Update:      A.)   Eagleson/March Bridge has been closed to pedestrians for this Winter.         
B.)   Saturday, February 7th - Councillor Hubley is hosting a community breakfast (8:30 am) at Don Cherry`s Sports Grill.   Tickets at $15.00 each are available at Don Cherry’s or from Councillor Hubley at  allan.hubley@Ottawa.ca                                                         
 C.)    West District Budget Consultation 2015 will be held on Tuesday, February 10 from 7:30 pm. to 9:30 pm. in the cafeteria of Holy Trinity Catholic High School, 160 Katimavik Road.   Suggestions may be sent in through email: budget2015@ottawa.ca  or by using Twitter hashtag:  #ottbudget.    For budget information, please visit:  http://ottawa.ca/budget2015                                                      D.)    Sunday, February 22 from 2 pm to 4 pm will be the Young’s Pond Park Community Skating Party                                                                                                                         
E.)    i) For Ruddy-Shenkman Hospice Casino Night and ii) for Moffat Farm Cycling Club is exercise and donate, please visit - KHCA’s website  www.khca.on.ca                                        
iii) You may set up your MyServiceOttawa account through www.Ottawa.ca          iv) If you notice a traffic violation, speeding or unsafe driving in your neighbourhood you can report it by calling the not emergency police number 613-232-1222 ex 7300.                                                                                                                                      
F.)    Events since Dec. 1st:       4th Kanata Scouts – French/bilingual scout troop.     200 residents took the Councillor’s Christmas Wagon rides.      With Councillor Hubley’s support, KHCA was able have a Jan. 1st, 2015 Kanata Kourier-Standard colour advertisement of six Lighten the Night 2014 wining homes.  Regrettably, it misidentified 25 Tamblyn Crescent and 39 Dressler Drive.        Federation of Citizen Associations concerned about community mailboxes, zoning, infill and high rise intensification.       The Hilton Hotel and Apartments proposal was challenged: i) on its ugliness; ii) on whether it not only fits in with but also enhances adjacent properties; and iii) on its failure to be innovative and sustainable.      The Mayor and the NCC will resolve LRT route issues from Dominion Station to Lincoln Fields Station.  

Treasurer report the not committed balance in Operating Fund.
-- To propose a new name for Walter Baker Place, please forward your new name for the street - once the list for change is posted on City website.     The consideration of a new name for Walter Baker Park is not yet arranged.      A number of Katimavik Hazeldean residents support the renaming of both Walter Baker Park and Walter Baker Place
-- City tree protection program against the Ash Borer is doubted by Ecology Ottawa.    Over Twenty Million ash trees are dying      

Adjourn               Next Meeting:          March 2, 2015