Column: May 28, 2018

Temporary Road Closure – Section of Ridgetop Road

Ridgetop Road from Dunhaven Road to Thomas A. Dolan Parkway will be closed from Monday June 4 to Friday June 8, 2018 to complete culvert replacement work. Notification signs will be posted, and there will be a signed detour in place. Local and emergency vehicle access will be maintained. The impact to traffic should be low.

Upcoming events in the Corkery community

This coming weekend, on June 2, there are some community events taking place in Corkery as follows:

  • Corkery Firefighters Pancake Breakfast: On June 2 start your day off by stopping by the Corkery Fire Station at 3449 Old Almonte Rd. for a hearty pancake breakfast. The breakfast runs from 7:30am to 11:30am.
  • Bake Sale:  After you’ve filled up on pancakes, make sure to swing by the Corkery Community Centre (3447 Old Almonte Rd.) between 8:30am and 11:30am for a bake sale.
  • Corkery Garden Club: The Corkery Garden club will also be on hand on June 2 with beautiful plants to help you fill your garden.

Doors Open Ottawa

Doors Open Ottawa is back again this year on June 2 and 3. This is a free architectural event that celebrates Ottawa’s built heritage. Discover the secrets and stories of over 140 buildings that have shaped the Ottawa landscape. Visit ottawa.ca for a complete listing of all buildings participating from across the City. Below are the buildings participating in West Carleton-March:

Canadian Space Services, 2336 Craig's Side Rd.
Sunday, June 3, 2018 - 10:00 to 16:00

Carleton Masonic Lodge 465, 3704 Carp Rd.
Saturday, June 2, 2018 - 10:00 to 16:00

Carp Exhibit Hall, 3790 Carp Rd. Map
Saturday, June 2, 2018 - 8:00 to 13:00

Diefenbunker: Canada's Cold War Museum*, 3929 Carp Rd. Map
Saturday, June 2, 2018 - 10:00 to 16:00
Sunday, June 3, 2018 - 10:00 to 16:00
* pre-registration is required. Register here: https://diefenbunker.ca/events/event/doors-open

Ottawa Fire Stations
Station 84 - 3449 Old Almonte Road, Carp
Station 64 - 475 Donald B. Munro Drive, Carp
Saturday, June 2, 2018 - 10:00 to 16:00

Pinhey's Point Historic Site, 270 Pinhey's Point Rd.
Saturday, June 2, 2018 - 10:00 to 16:00
Sunday, June 3, 2018 - 10:00 to 16:00

St. Mary's Anglican Church, 2574 Sixth Line Rd.
Saturday, June 2, 2018 - 12:00 to 16:00
Sunday, June 3, 2018 - 12:00 to 16:00