Third Annual Manotick Derby set for August 25th, 2013
The Manotick Village Community Association (MVCA) will hold its 3rd annual old fashioned soapbox derby on Sunday 25 August 2013, as one of the fun events of Picnic-in-the-Park. The derby will take place on Beaverwood Road next to Centennial Park in Manotick from 9:30 AM to 5:00 PM. Carts will be inspected prior to racing. Inspection and participant registration begins at 8 AM at the top of Maple Street.
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Derby Race Rules and Cart Specificiations
2013 Registration Form
Video of 2012 Derby
Major W. Ross Chamberlain Park designs
These designs were presented at a public meeting on May 30 for the W. Ross Chamberlain Park,to be located on Bridgeport Ave in the new Minto Mahogany community.
Concept Plan for Park Play Structures
Dickinson Days - May 31st and June 1st
Slideshow of Dickinson Days Events
Our thanks to the Manotick Kiwanis for organizing another successful Dickinson Days. Click on the link above to see a slideshow of the Parade and Craft Market.
MVCA's AGM held on Tuesday, May 28, 2013
2012 MVCA's Annual Report
As part of the MVCA’s ongoing commitment to meeting its mandate and preserving the Village character, members were invited to provide feedback, in a facilitated session, on the initiatives that the Association is involved in.
Click here for participants’ verbatim comments.
Low AGM turnout means MVCA is working; resident EMC Article by Emma Jackson,June 6, 2013
Youthful outlook to shape Manotick programming EMC Article by Emma Jackson,May 24, 2013
Proposed new Special Events By-Law
that comes along with significant new documentation requirements, additional costs to pay for police, paramedics, fire services and by-law officers to enforce the by-laws when holding community events that require a street closure or involve 500 or more people.
Draft document is available here. Revised document is available here.
Official Plan - Rural Public Consultation - City of Ottawa On-Line Questionnaire
The City of Ottawa’s Planning Department has indicated that they would like the opinions of rural residents on how they should plan villages, roads, water and sewer services and transportation services in rural Ottawa.
An on line questionnaire to gather these opinions which can be found at:
Further details on what the City is proposing can be found at:
The MVCA applauds City Planning staff for its efforts and encourages rural residents to complete this on line questionnaire, adding their opinions and concerns to the Official Plan Process.
However, there are a number of poor worded questions that could result in confusion and misinterpretation by persons completing the questionnaire.
In order to avoid this, the MVCA has prepared Companion Advisory Notes for you to consider as you complete the survey.
It is our hope that you will find this attachment helpful. Please contact firstname.lastname@example.org if you have any questions or concerns. Please feel free to distribute the above links and our attachment.
Renewal of Membership
Memberships can be renewed using your credit card by using the Paypal link found at http://www.manotickvca.org/join.html
NOTE: Completion of the form found on this page is only required if this is a new membership.
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