Minutes from September – Next meeting is Monday, February 3

Posted on Jan 30, 2014 in Meetings | Comments Off on Minutes from September – Next meeting is Monday, February 3

The Steering Committee has decided to schedule the next meeting of Walk Ottawa on Monday, February 3, 2014, 7pm in the Richmond Room (turn right at the top of the stairs from Lisgar).

Due to the long time since the last meeting, I’m only including the media coverage.

More links/information will follow closer to the meeting.

The only exception is the patio application for 425 Bank Street. This patio would be similar to the ones on Elgin Street, which some of you have expressed concerns about. Staff are asking for comments about the application by January 27 (see contact info in the letter if you are interested in sending your comments).

In the Media

Since the previous meeting, we have had a number of pedestrian deaths, including two in October/November where Walk Ottawa installed its new pedestrian memorial markers. This initiative by Walk Ottawa led to some increased attention to pedestrian safety in the media: