NOTICE OF PUBLIC MEETING: YOW 2038 – Ottawa Macdonald-Cartier International Airport (YOW) Master Plan Update.

Master Plan Update:

The first round of public meetings was held in July 2017 to introduce the Master Plan update. The Ottawa Macdonald-Cartier International Airport Authority invites you to attend the second round of public meetings to review and provide input on the Airport’s Preferred Land Use Plan which maps land use designations and identifies where and how future growth and development of the airport lands will occur over the next 20 years. Check it out and have your say!

Discover Synchronized Swimming with Nepean Synchro

For BOYS AND GIRLS ages 5 – 15 who are looking for an active water sport this season, check out Nepean Synchro!
Our Recreational Programs range from a 6-week Junior Squirts program for 5-7 year olds, all the way to full-year programs for all ages, including a Teen Intro to Synchro for 13-15 year olds.
NEW THIS YEAR: introducing the CAN Swim Synchro program, as well as some fun swimming for the young ones with Mermaid Tails and Shark Fins!
Synchro is a sport that promotes strength, endurance, flexibility and artistry, to name just a few benefits. If your son or daughter enjoys swimming and loves music and team work, then synchronized swimming may be the ideal sport for him/her!

Programs are offered at the following facilities:
-Soloway Jewish Community Center (near the Canadian Tire on Carling Avenue)
-Britannia pool (off the 417 at Pinecrest Avenue)
-Walter Baker Sports Center
-Nepean Sportsplex


Fostering Change: A Night in Support of Youth in Care

Youth in Care Canada is hosting Fostering Change on Sunday, August 20th at the Rideau Carleton Raceway. Their objective is to help increase awareness about issues affecting youth in care and highlight the importance of continuing efforts to further national youth in care networks across Canada. Their goal is to raise $5,000 so that their organization can continue to provide support for youth in and from care via research, policy development, training, and continued development of community-level and provincial-level Canadian youth in care networks.