Agenda: 2017 GACA AGM

Glebe Annex Community Association

Annual General Meeting

Wednesday, November 8th at 6:30 pm at the

Glebe Community Centre

175 Third Avenue at Lyon

in the Multi-Purpose Room

  1. Call to Order
  2. Welcome and President’s Report
  3. Approval of agenda
  4. Approval of minutes of Annual Meeting, November 3, 2016
  5. Business arising from the minutes
  6. Committee Reports:
    1. Treasurer- Chris McCann;
    2. Membership – Scott Blurton;
    3. Parks and Recreation – Sue Stefko;
    4. Traffic/Safety/Security – Scott Blurton;
    5. Planning – Sylvia Milne.
  7. Q&A Session
  8. Keynote Speakers
    1. Capital Ward Councillor David Chernushenko
    2. Joseph Federico, Dow’s Lake Residents Association
  9. Nomination and Election of Directors for 2017
  10. Adjournment at 8:30 pm

Please try to join us! This is your voice in our community.

Notice: upcoming closures of the Queen Elizabeth Drive and Colonel By Drive – November 3 and 4, 2017.

Dear Glebe Annex residents,

The Councillor’s Office has notified us about following upcoming closures of the Queen Elizabeth Drive and Colonel By Drive on November 3rd and 4th.

  • Queen Elizabeth Drive and Colonel By Drive – Queen Elizabeth Drive and Colonel By Drive will be closed to allow for the installation of the Rideau Canal Skateway chalets.
  • Queen Elizabeth Drive will be closed in both directions on Friday, November 3 from 8:45 am to noon between Fifth Avenue and Bank Street.
  • Colonel By Drive will be closed in both directions on Saturday, November 4 from 5 am to 12:30 p.m. between Daly Avenue and Hawthorn Avenue.
  • Colonel By Drive will be closed in both directions on Saturday, November 4 from noon to 3 p.m. between Bronson Avenue and Hog’s Back Road.

2017 GACA AGM – Wednesday, November 8, 2017

The Glebe Annex Community Association (GACA) would like to invite you to our 2017 Annual General Meeting which will be held in the gcCafe at the Glebe Community Centre on Wednesday, November 8, 2017 from 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM.

Along with the opportunity to meet our board and hear about what we’ve been working on over the past year, you will have the opportunity to hear from three special guests: our councillor David Chernushenko and Joseph Federico from Dow’s Lake.

We will also have Jeannette Krabicka from Ottawa Parks on hand to show residents proposals for the re-development of our local park, Dalhousie South Park.

We hope that we will see you out at our AGM. By working together, we can all build a community that we are proud to call home.


CORRECTION – This article originally stated that Community Police Officer Stephanie Lemieux would be attending. However, it was subsequently learned that she was unavailable. Our apologies for any confusion.

Notice: Public Advisory Committee Meeting for the Booth Street Complex – Thursday, November 2nd. 

Dear Glebe Annex residents,

Please find enclosed the following notice for an upcoming Public Advisory Committee Meeting for the Booth Street Complex on Thursday, November 2nd.


Rue Booth Street

Good Morning,

We are happy to invite you to our second Public Advisory Committee Meeting for the Booth Street Complex at the St Anthony’s Soccer Club Thursday November 2nd from 6 to 830 pm.

Our team of heritage planners, urban designers and land use planners will be present to guide us through the final draft concept design for the site before we break into smaller groups to examine how well the plan reflects the desires of the community. Please visit the attached link where you will find a report outlining the feedback from our May 31st event.  We will have copies of the report for reference during our table work.

At the end of the evening on November 2nd, CLC will compile the comments from the PAC and if necessary, make adjustments to the final presentation concept for Booth Street.  It is our intention to host a Public Open House on Monday, November 20 at which time the final plan will be presented to the community at large.

We look forward to seeing you again on the 2nd. Please RSVP to:


Nous sommes heureux de vous inviter à notre deuxième Réunion du comité consultatif public pour le Complexe de la rue Booth au Club de soccer St Anthony, le 2 novembre, de 18 h 00 à 20 h 30.

Notre équipe de planificateurs du patrimoine, de designers urbains et de planificateurs en utilisation des terres sera présente pour nous guider à travers la version finale du concept design pour le site avant que nous nous divisions en petits groupes pour examiner comment les plans reflètent bien les souhaits de la communauté. Veuillez vous référer au lien ci-joint où vous trouverez un rapport précisant la rétroaction de notre réunion du 31 mai.  Nous aurons des copies du rapport pour référence durant notre table de travail.

À la fin de la soirée du 2 novembre, la SIC compilera les commentaires du comité consultatif public et, si nécessaire, apportera les ajustements à la présentation finale du concept pour la rue Booth.  Il est de notre intention de présenter une journée Portes ouvertes offerte au public le mardi 21 novembre, auquel moment le plan final sera présenté à toute la communauté.

Nous espérons vous voir à nouveau le 2. Veuillez confirmer votre présence au

Glad’s Cleaning the Capital in Glebe Annex! – Fall 2017

Dear Glebe Annex residents,
Please join us once again for our fall neighbourhood clean-up.
When:  Saturday, September 30, 2017
Time:   10:30 A.M. to 12:00 P.M.
Where: Dalhousie South Park  (343 Bell St. South)
Coffee and Doughnuts will be available – compliments of Buduchnist Credit Union
Please bring your enthusiasm and strong, sturdy gloves!
Rain Date: Saturday, October 14th 10:30 A.M. to 12:00 P.M.
Thank you once again for your help in continuing to make Glebe Annex our proud home.
Scott Blurton
President, Glebe Annex Community Association