PARADE OF LIGHTS

NOV. 26 @ 6pm
STITTSVILLE MAIN STREET

Hélène Rivest receives SVA Volunteer Award

On Thursday night at our AGM, we said “thank you” to an incredibly deserving Stittsville volunteer, Hélène Rivest. This year, the SVA launched a new volunteer award to recognize individuals who’ve made a positive impact in our community. Volunteers are a vital component to life in our community and they are often the unsung heroes Continue Reading

Re-inventing Stittsville Main

“An event to bring together entrepreneurs, landowners, investors, and interested stakeholders from the community, to begin a conversation about the future of Stittsville Main.” Free admission, registration required – Click here to register UPDATE: Pre-registration is full! We will be webcasting this event, watch for the link coming soon. For more information please email stittsvillevillage@gmail.com   Continue Reading

Annual General Meeting 2016 – “Creating an age-friendly community”

Join us on Thursday, November 17 at 7 PM for the Stittsville Village Association’s annual general meeting. Location: 8B Sweetnam Drive Our special topic is: “Creating an age-friendly community” With baby boomers reaching retirement, and several hundred retirement residence spaces being built (or in the proposal stage) in Stittsville, we’re interested in better understanding what impact this growth will have Continue Reading

NEW: Stittsville Village Association Volunteer Award

Volunteers are a vital component to life in our community. They are the unsung heroes who put in countless hours behind the scenes to make things happen. We are now accepting nominations for the inaugural Stittsville Village Association’s Volunteer of the Year Award, which will recognize a local volunteer for their dedicated service to Stittsville. Continue Reading

Public Meeting to Support Stittsville Public High School

(The following press release  and video are courtesy of Stittsville Public High School Now) Finally, it’s happened! The Ottawa-Carleton District School Board has placed the building of a new public high school in Stittsville at the top of their priority funding list – however this does not mean the Ministry of Education will allocate the funds Continue Reading

February SVA Executive Meeting Feb. 11

The SVA will be hosting an Ottawa 2017 presentation to kick off it’s monthly executive meeting Feb. 11th, before moving on to a number of planning and development items, and updates on upcoming events such as Art in the Park and Canada Day. Everyone is welcome and encouraged to attend. The full agenda is available Continue Reading

Planning Committee & City Council Approve Bradley-Craig Barn Demolition: Questions Remain

About a dozen speakers voiced their opposition to the demolition of the Bradley-Craig Barn at a marathon 6.5-hour long Planning Committee meeting January 26th, but the committee and City Council agreed anyway to the demolition of the Bradley-Craig barn. However, the motion allowing the demolition, put forward by Councillor Qadri, has raised some significant questions Continue Reading

Do you have a great photo of Stittsville?

We’re launching a new Stittsville Village Association web site soon, and we’re looking for photos of life in our community to feature on the site.  Do you have a great photo of a local landmark, nature, people, or a special event?  If you do, please send it along to us viaggower@gmail.com.  (Images should be high Continue Reading

January SVA Executive Meeting

Everyone is encouraged to attend the upcoming SVA Executive meeting, January 14th, 7 pm, at 8B Sweetnam Drive. The entrance is on the right side of the building. Draft agenda may be found at: http://www.stittsvilleva.com/monthly-executive-meetings/