Fairwinds is a growing neighbourhood located in Stittsville, a suburb in the west end of Ottawa. 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 enjoy in Fairwinds. The association is… Read More »
Stittsville Central has the details on a proposed new development north of Fairwinds. The proposal includes detached homes, townhouses, a low-rise apartment building, commercial automotive dealerships and a large park. Read the article here The development needs a number of city approvals before it can go ahead including a zoning bylaw amendment, amendment to the official… Read More »
A group of hardworking neighbours is hosting the fourth annual Fairwinds Community Halloween Party on October 23. The fun kicks off at 2 pm in Campobello Park in Fairwinds North (Montserrat Street and Campobello Drive). Check out the event page on Facebook for more information!
The Fairwinds Community Association would like to extend our thanks to all of the volunteers, sponsors and participants in our annual Fairwinds Community BBQ on September 10. Kal’s Place Family Restaurant – bouncy castle sponsor Kanata Collision – food sponsor Kate Dawes Real Estate – face paint sponsor The Grounds – cold drink sponsor Councillor Shad Qadri – cotton… Read More »
Councillor Shad Qadri provided an update on traffic calming to the Fairwinds Community Association on September 12. Here’s what you can expect to see in the community in the near future. Reduced speed zones near some parks According to Councillor Qadri, speed limits will be reduced to 40 km/h near some of the parks in Fairwinds.… Read More »
This was passed along by the City of Ottawa: Maple Grove Road between Terry Fox Drive and Huntmar Drive closed Thursday Ottawa – Starting Thursday, September 8, Maple Grove Road will be closed to vehicular traffic between Terry Fox Drive and Huntmar Drive. This closure is required to accommodate the installation of sanitary forcemains and… Read More »
The next Fairwinds Community Association meeting is Monday, September 12, at 7:30 pm at ALE Restaurant (Amberwood). All welcome! Agenda includes a recap of our movie night and annual BBQ, plus traffic and planning updates, and more on initiatives including dog waste bins and the community sign board.
Join us for our annual community bbq on Saturday, September 10, 12:00pm-2:00pm at Par-La-Ville Park. Join your neighbours for lots of fun including a bouncy castle, face painting, fire truck, photo booth, craft table and food! Admission is free but donations are appreciated! More info on Facebook… Every year we accept donations at our annual… Read More »
The issue of heavy trucks using Huntmar through Fairwinds (a designated no truck route) as a short cut between the 417 and Hazeldean is getting a bit of attention. Check out this article in the Metro to learn more about the problem and what is being done so far. Ottawa’s Fairwinds Community Association wants to put… Read More »
Our next Fairwinds Community Association meeting is Monday, August 8 at 7:30pm at the Stittsville CIBC Boardroom at 5527 Hazeldean Road. It’s a light agenda this month. We’ll spend the bulk of our time talking about our two big summer events: the movie night on August 12 and the summer BBQ on September 10. We also hope to… Read More »
Tonight’s outdoor movie night…. will now be an indoor movie night! The weather can be funny sometimes. Seems like it’s been weeks without any rain, and then Mother Nature decides to turn on the faucets on the day we’ve scheduled our annual outdoor movie night… and then again on our rain date! Luckily we’ve… Read More »
MOVIE NIGHT – AUGUST 12 Our annual “movies under the stars” event will be held on Friday, August 12. COMMUNITY BBQ – SEPTEMBER 10 Our annual community BBQ will be held on Saturday, September 10 at Par La Ville Park. More details for both of these events will be announced soon.We are also looking… Read More »
(via Councillor Qadri) The project contractor working on the Kanata West Pump station has been granted a noise by-law exemption from the City for the use of construction equipment. The request is to start work early on July 27th (5am rather than 7am). The work being conducted is for concrete placement. This will involve approximately… Read More »