Ottawa's Maturing Neighbourhoods

NEW IDEAS FOR MATURING NEIGHBOURHOODS

CONTENT COMING SOON...

"Urbanism is our single most potent weapon against climate change, rising energy costs, and environmental degradation."

Peter Calthrope, Urbanism in the Age of Climate Change.

“Affordable housing is a cornerstone of inclusive communities.”

The building Blocks for a Healthy Ottawa, March 2019

“A sense of belonging is linked to positive mental and physical health, while social isolation is linked to poor health... There is a need to look at the many features that create the conditions for positive mental health and community resilience, including in our neighbourhoods...”

The building Blocks for a Healthy Ottawa, March 2019

 

"Streets can function both as places to be and linger, and places to move through.  Designing streets that encourage people to connect with others has physical and mental health benefits, and increases the likelihood of active transportation being chosen."

Peter Kageyama, For the Love of Cities

414 Churchill Avenue N, Ottawa ON, K1Z 5C6

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