Budget consultations with Councillors to start this week

Published on
January 17, 2023
Business, economy and innovation
Council, committees and City Hall

You will have several opportunities in the coming weeks to inform the City’s draft budget for 2023. Starting Tuesday, January 17, Councillors have organized consultation sessions where residents can share comments and provide input about what the City’s priorities should be and where to find potential savings.

Additional sessions are still being planned. Visit Engage Ottawa for the most up-to-date list of sessions. You can also submit your input and read background information and resource materials related to Draft Budget 2023.

Tuesday, January 17
Metcalfe Community Centre, 2785 8th Line Road

7 pm

  • Ward 20 – Osgoode (Councillor George Darouze)

Tuesday, February 7
Heron Road Community Centre, 1480 Heron Road

6:30 pm 

  • Ward 10 – Gloucester-Southgate (Councillor Jessica Bradley) 
  • Ward 16 – River (Councillor Riley Brockington)
  • Ward 17 – Capital (Councillor Shawn Menard) 
  • Ward 18 – Alta Vista (Councillor Marty Carr)

Tuesday, February 7
West Carleton Client Service Centre, 5670 Carp Road

7 pm

  • Ward 5 West Carleton-March (Councillor Clarke Kelly)

Thursday, February 9
Virtual session – link will be posted at Engage Ottawa when available

6:30 pm

  • Ward 13 – Rideau-Rockcliffe (Councillor Rawlson King)

Saturday, February 11
Place d’Orléans, 110 Place d'Orleans Drive

9:30 to 11:30 am – drop-in meeting

  • Ward 1 – Orléans East-Cumberland (Councillor Matthew Luloff)
  • Ward 2 – Orléans West-Innes (Councillor Laura Dudas)
  • Ward 11 – Beacon Hill-Cyrville (Councillor Tim Tierney)
  • Ward 19 – Orléans South-Navan (Councillor Catherine Kitts)

Wednesday, February 15
Virtual session – link will be posted at Engage Ottawa when available

7 pm

  • Ward 14 – Somerset (Councillor Ariel Troster)
  • Ward 15 – Kitchissippi (Councillor Jeff Leiper)
  • Ward 17 – Capital (Councillor Shawn Menard)

Thursday, February 16
Virtual session – link will be posted at Engage Ottawa when available
6:30 pm

  • Ward 13 – Rideau-Rockcliffe (Councillor Rawlson King)

Thursday, February 16
Ben Franklin Place, 101 Centrepointe Drive 
7 pm

  • Ward 7 – Bay (Councillor Theresa Kavanagh)
  • Ward 8 – College (Councillor Laine Johnson)
  • Ward 9 – Knoxdale-Merivale (Councillor Sean Devine)

Tuesday, February 21
Virtual session – link will be posted at Engage Ottawa when available
6:30 pm

  • Ward 22 – Riverside South-Findlay Creek (Councillor Steve Desroches)

Wednesday, February 22
Virtual session at zoom.us – link to be active in advance of meeting

6:30 pm

  • Ward 3 – Barrhaven West (Councillor David Hill) 
  • Ward 22 – Riverside South-Findlay Creek (Councillor Steve Desroches)
  • Ward 24 – Barrhaven East (Councillor Wilson Lo)