Rideau Vanier, Ward 12 – All Candidates Debate Summary

Monday, September 15

Local Election Debate on the Future of Transportation in Lowertown, Vanier, Sandy Hill and Byward Market (Rideau Vanier Ward 12)

  • Are you concerned about trucks on King Edward and Rideau?
  • Do you want safe streets, bike lanes and walkable neighbourhoods?
  • How do you feel about patios and A-frames blocking the sidewalk?
  • How will light rail reshape our neighbourhood?

Come ask your candidates what they will do about these and other transportation issues in the area.

Date: Monday, September 15, 2014
Time: 7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
Location: Guigues Centre, 159 Murray Street

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Saturday, September 20

Rideau-Vanier Local Election Debate in celebration of Canada’s Democracy Week.

Date: Saturday, September 20, 2014
Time: 3:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Location: Richelieu-Vanier Community Centre, 300 Pères-Blancs Ave

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Wednesday, September 24 – Ottawa’s Mayoral All-Candidates Debate on The Environment

Join Ecology Ottawa to find out which candidate for Ottawa’s next mayor will:

  • prioritize investments in cycling and pedestrian infrastructure to ensure Ottawa has safe, healthy and sustainable modes of transportation accessible to everyone.
  • work hard to protect our trees and waterways so all residents can benefit from a healthy and vibrant natural environment.
  • show leadership in the fight against climate change and the transition away from our dangerous dependence on fossil fuels.

Seating is limited! You must RSVP on the Ecology Ottawa website to attend the event. Seats are going fast so please RSVP as soon as possible.

Date: Wednesday, September 24, 2014
Time: 7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
Location: Ottawa Convention Centre, Room 102 (55 Colonel By Drive)

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Thursday, October 2

Vanier Community Service Centre, Sandy Hill Community Health Centre and Lowertown Community Resource Centre will be organizing this all-candidates’ debate (Ward 12). The debate will focus on the 4 main issues promoted by the Making Votes Count project:

  1. Transit – affordable, accessible and safe
  2. Employment
  3. Good food for all
  4. Affordable housing

Date: Thursday, October 2, 2014
Time: 7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
Location: Sandy Hill Community Centre, 250 Somerset Street East

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Wednesday, October 15

The Lowertown Community Association – All Candidates Debate for Lowertown

Have your say: Your chance to ask the candidates your questions on issues of concern
to you.

Date: Wednesday, October 15, 2014
Time: 7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
Location: Guigues Centre, 159 Murray Street

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Friday, October 17

Action Sandy Hill will be hosting an All Candidates Debate for Ward 12 to discuss issues affecting Sandy Hill. Topics will include transportation, urban planning, heritage, environment, etc.

Date: Friday, October 17, 2014
Time: 7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
Location: Sandy Hill Community Centre, 250 Somerset Street East