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Welcome to our community!

Fairwinds is a growing neighbourhood located in west Ottawa, bordering the two communities of Kanata and Stittsville near Canadian Tire Centre. The mission of the Fairwinds Community Association (FCA) is to be an advocate for residents on significant issues and organize events and activities that maintain and improve the great quality of life that we… Read More »

Fairwinds garage sale on Saturday, June 6!

This year’s community garage sale on Saturday June 6th from 8:00 am to 12:00 pm. Families who are planning to take part can to send an email at hayleykew@gmail.com to let us know the street you live on. We are collecting this information to help out with advertising so we know where to send shoppers… Read More »

Public Transit Meeting on Wednesday, May 13

On Wednesday, May 13th from 7:00pm – 9:00pm at the Goulbourn Recreation Complex- Hall A, there will be a Public Transit Meeting. This meeting is an opportunity for all residents to voice concerns and comments regarding transit in Stittsville to City Transit staff.  Transit staff will be discussing current transit service, what they have heard from customers, 2015… Read More »

Next FCA monthly board meeting is Monday, May 11

Our next FCA monthly meeting is on Monday, May 11 at 7:30pm at the CIBC on Hazeldean.  If you’re planning to attend please send us a note at info@fairwindscommunity.com.  All residents are welcome to attend. Agenda: Approve agenda Approve minutes from January meeting City Councillor Shad Qadri update (10 minutes) Dog park proposal – Craig… Read More »

Traffic lights coming to Huntmar & Maple Grove by end of June

At our monthly Fairwinds Community Association, Shad Qadri told us that traffic lights are coming to Huntmar & Maple Grove by the end of June.  They were approved in this year’s city budget. Also, in a response to a post about the intersection on Facebook, he wrote: “Funding was approved in the City’s budget for… Read More »

Sens rally on Sunday!

CALLING ALL SENS FANS! Come on out ALL RED to cheer on our home team. A rally will begin on their first home playoff game this Sunday, April 19 at 5:30pm at the corner of Huntmar and Maple Grove . Everyone is welcome. Bring your bells and whistles to show your Sens pride on their… Read More »

Next FCA monthly board meeting is Monday, April 13

The Fairwinds Community Association board is meeting on Monday, April 13, at 7:30pm at the CIBC on Hazeldean Road. All residents are welcome to attend.  (If you arrive after the doors are locked please knock!) Items on the agenda include: City Councillor Shad Qadri update Cleaning the Capital – what’s the date and how are… Read More »

Easter Egg Hunt on April 5

The annual Fairwinds Easter Egg Hunt will be on Easter morning, Sunday April 5, at 8:30am at Bandmaster Park and Par la Ville Park.  (Due to the number of donations received, the organizers decided to expand to two parks instead of one!) Organizer Jen Martin is looking for donations of treats or cash from neighbours… Read More »

Zoning change request for new private school on Huntmar

The owners of a property at 180 Huntmar Drive have submitted a zoning amendment change to allow construction of a private school  and medical facility. In the application, the private school is listed as Kanata Academy School, which has an existing facility on Beaverbrook Road in Kanata. The land is on the east side of Huntmar, about halfway… Read More »