Second City, Second Metro: Cumberland Council Seeks Divorce From Prescott and Russell

Had nearly all the other voices in Cumberland Township not been enough to drive the point home that alignment with Carleton County, rather than remaining with P...

Second City, Second Metro: Carleton County “is a form of regional government”

Carleton County Council, as the representative body most geographically aligned with the study area, had a whole lot to say to Commissioner Jones in its favour....

Second City, Second Metro: Parish of Bearbrook Joins the Chorus

Bearbrook Parish in Cumberland Township joined the existing chorus of township figures (somewhat reluctantly, it seems) and set out its conditions for joining w...

Second City, Second Metro: Eastview Planning Board – “[Eastview] feels more like a family”

When it came to discussions about what a Metropolitan or Regional Government would mean for the Ottawa region, the small municipalities that came to be surround...

Second City, Second Metro: The Women’s Institute of Navan Seconds the Call for Alignment with Carleton County

Presenting on the same day as the Navan Lion’s Club, the Women’s Institute of Navan appeared before Murray Jones on March 31 to make the case for se...

Second City, Second Metro: Torbolton Requests a Regional Government that is Simple, Imaginative, and Great

Murray Jones heard from the Township of Torbolton that regional government it something that may be supported and that any Regional Council should be elected at...

Second City, Second Metro: Bill Teron Highlights the March Ridge Development

Unlike others, Bill Teron decided to make a lengthy oral presentation to the Commission. Atop his mind were the needs of his proposed March Ridge Development in...