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Free Bike Tune-ups this Saturday

YES, we will be offering FREE minor tune-ups for your bikes on Saturday, at Fisher Heights Park.  The weather forecast looks great, so come to the: Family Fun Day & Bike Rodeo Sat. Sept. 23, 11 am – 3 pm … Continue reading

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Rapid Bus Transit Coming to Baseline

The City is seeking public comments on its plans for improved bus transit along the full length of Baseline Road. Work began on the project several years ago;  major new details were released earlier this month at a public Open … Continue reading

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Recognition for a Local Cycling Advocate

At a ceremony last Thursday evening, Fisher Heights resident Hans Moor received a Ward 9 Volunteer Recognition Award for his work promoting cycling and advocating for cycling safety in Ottawa. For the past 5 years, Hans has served as president of Citizens for … Continue reading

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No Increase in Enrolment at Islamic School

Contrary to rumours, the current expansion of the Ottawa Islamic School will NOT result in more students.  The addition now under construction will include a gymnasium, science laboratories, computer rooms, and study space.  School principal Mohamed Ahmed, in a recent email message to City Councillor … Continue reading

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New Bylaws to be Adopted at AGM

Because of changes to the Canada Not-for-profit Corporations Act, FHACA is required to update its incorporation and make some amendments to its Bylaws.  The Board has approved a new consolidated bylaw for the Association, which will be voted on at … Continue reading

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Two Fisher Heights / Skyline residents Honoured by City Councillor

Both Receive Awards for Volunteer Work in our Community At the annual Ward 9 Volunteer Recognition Ceremony on November 28, Councillor Keith Egli honoured local residents Don Flynn & Margaret McPherson. Don Flynn received the 2013 ‘Heart of the Community’ award.  Over the past 38 years, Don has been a … Continue reading

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