The City of Ottawa’s Emergency and Protective Services department (Public Policy Development branch) is currently reviewing the effectiveness of establishing a municipal business licensing regime for payday loan establishments, as directed by Council. This review is part of a joint project with the Planning, Infrastructure and Economic Development department, which has launched a Minor Zoning Study on Payday Loan Establishments.
Wading pools will open June 27 or July 2, depending on location. Each wading pool will also host a free special event during the summer.
Rawlson King, Councillor for Rideau-Rockcliffe (Ward 13), released his first newsletter outlining upcoming news and events for June 2019. The first issue provides Ward 13 and City Council updates, news from Queen's Park, along with information about upcoming community events and public consultations.
Rawlson King, Councillor for Rideau-Rockcliffe (Ward 13), made a statement to the Standing Committee on Justice Policy on Bill 108 (More Homes, More Choice Act) before the Legislative Assembly of Ontario. The statement urges the committee to reconsider the proposed changes to the power of municipalities over inclusionary zoning and heritage.
Rawlson King, Councillor for Rideau-Rockcliffe (Ward 13), invites the public to participate in the Rental Accommodation Regulation Study. This new study will provide Ottawa's City Council with recommendations concerning existing City by-laws, as well as new policy areas such as potential regulations for landlords and short-term rental accommodations.