Rideau-Rockcliffe By-election and candidate interviews Following the All-candidates’ Forum at Queen Juliana Hall on Tuesday April 2nd, in which 16 candidates attended (Maurice Lamirande was ill), the organization recorded the mock council resolutions portion of the evening. Below are the resolutions and votes by the candidates to help you decide which candidate you wish to […]
2019 Rockcliffe Park Spring Book Sale On Saturday April 27 (10 am to 5 pm and Sunday April 28 (11 am – 5 pm) at the Community Centre; in support of Rockcliffe Park Branch and literacy programs within the wider Ottawa Public Library system. Over 25,000 donated high-quality books at bargain prices. Also, Collector’s Table, […]
Dining with Ambassadors Friday, May 3, 2019, 6pm. A memorable evening with our neighbours at one of Rockcliffe Park’s embassy residences. Tickets on sale now. To order, email firstname.lastname@example.org. Space is limited.
To honour and celebrate the many volunteers who make our neighbourhood special, we held an RPRA Volunteers’ Appreciation Reception at the Rockcliffe Park Community Hall on Wednesday, 27 February, 2019. Refreshments and snacks were served, with many raffle prizes. Heartfelt thanks to the team that helped organize the party and for those who donated food, […]
Slides from a presentation by Mary Lee, “”Local Land Use Planning Made Easier”, January 2019. An introduction to the Local Planning Appeal Support Centre. Slides only: LPA Support Centre
Rockcliffe Park Children’s Christmas Party on December 9, 2018: New Photo Gallery The 2018 RPRA Children’s Christmas Party was held on 2nd Sunday of December in the Community Hall. We’ve posted a new gallery under Publications/Archives > Galleries entitled ‘Rockcliffe Park Children’s Christmas Party 2018‘ for all of you to enjoy. Have a wonderful holiday […]
Tree Lighting Ceremony on December 5, 2018: New Photo Gallery Our wonderful tree lighting ceremony was captured on film and we’ll soon be posting photos in a new gallery to share with you all. Check back on the site soon and visit Publications/Archives > Galleries to see them all.
RPRA Food Bank Fundraiser On Nov 30, 2018, the RPRA launched its Food Bank Fundraiser with a wonderful event at St. Bart’s, which raised almost $7,000. So far, the campaign has raised over $13,000, but our target is $25,000. Donations to RRCRC Food Bank are welcome by mail or drop-off (to RPRA’s free-standing mailbox outside […]
Honouring past RPRA presidents On November 21 at the Community Hall, the RPRA honoured with a plaque the four former presidents of the RPRA. These are left to right Anthony Keith, Jane Dobell, Peter Lewis, Brian Dickson and Alex Macklin. The RPRA was established in 2001, upon amalgamation with the City of Ottawa, to be […]
Heritage Report calls for fundamental change to Ottawa’s management of its heritage districts Heritage architect, conservator, and planner, Julian Smith, has issued a report, Ottawa’s Heritage Conservation Districts at Risk: Report and Recommendations (Smith Heritage Report, Oct 2018). The report follows discussions with community associations representing 16 of Ottawa’s 20 heritage districts, along with Heritage Ottawa, […]