A pilot project has been launched called noiseInSandyHill.ca . It’s an initiative of the Sandy Hill Town & Gown Committee, of which ASH is a founder member. We wish to particularly thank and recognize the energies of the Eastern … Read More
[04-September-2014] Click here to view original article. Ottawa East News, Michelle Nash – This month an angel with wings will appear at the end of York Street to help brighten up the deadend road in Lowertown. Part of the city’s … Read More
Date: September 12, 2014 (September 19, rain date) Time: 8:00 a.m. to 4:00/5:00 p.m. Location: Lowertown at the base of York Street All Sandy Hillers are welcome to swing by and lend a hand with various non-painting tasks throughout the … Read More
Almost a dozen Sandy Hill residents came out in support of changes to the way the city’s noise bylaw is enforced, but many said there needs to be even more attention to fix the “free-for-all party destination” reputation Sandy Hill is gaining.
The city’s new infill guidelines were discussed at an April 10 meeting and at the request of Rideau-Vanier Coun. Mathieu Fleury, Kitchissippi Coun. Katherine Hobbs put forward a motion to include a potential amendment governing home conversions.
The constant problem of noise, garbage, parking and poor property standards in Sandy Hill made residents finally say enough is enough. Christopher Collmorgen, president of Action Sandy Hill, said the community association began to investigate what happens in university neighbourhoods in other cities to shed light on some best practices currently in use.