07/04/2014 Strengthening our Rural Communities


onwec1Rural communities have been experiencing many challenges in recent years – transportation, access to services, rapid changes due to development, and others. How can rural residents and service providers from across the entire rural part of the City of Ottawa work together more effectively to address these and other issues?


We’d like to hear what you think! Come to the Rural Communities Forum.


Date:     Saturday May 3, 2014

Time:    9:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. (Join us anytime after 8:30 a.m. for coffee and a light breakfast!)

Place:   Greely Community Centre,

1448 Meadow Dr.,

Greely ON

(613) 821-1010

Register at:

EventBrite: http://ruralcommunitiesforum.eventbrite.ca, or, if not possible

by calling 613-562-4073 ext. 318


*** Transportation and childcare assistance available on request.***


For further information on Rural Community Development – check out the Rural Community Development Strategy Report http://www.coalitionottawa.ca/media/68431/Rural%20CD%20Discussion%20paper.pdf


Organized by:

  • Eastern Ottawa Resource Centre
  • Nepean, Rideau and Osgoode Community Resource Centre
  • Orléans-Cumberland Community Resource Centre
  • Western Ottawa Community Resource Centre
  • With financial assistance provided by City of Ottawa