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  • Upcoming CHARA Meeting September 26th

    Date: 2017.09.13 | Category: Uncategorized | Response: 0

    The first CHARA meeting after the summer break will take place on Tuesday, September 26th at 6:30 PM at the Carleton Heights Community Centre. Please join us to discuss upcoming activities or any concerns about our community. All are welcome!

  • Current opportunities to provide feedback on City projects

    Date: 2017.07.17 | Category: Uncategorized | Response: 0

    The City of Ottawa wants your input on the projects, policies, programs and services that affect your daily life. From open houses to workshops and online consultations, your feedback helps shape City decisions.

    • Snow Plow Driveway Markers: until July 20
    The City is formalizing rules for driveway markers used by snow plow contractors following a pilot project. Residents and stakeholders are invited to provide feedback. Comments can also be e-mailed to

    • Property Standards By-law Review: until July 24
    Residents are invited to provide their feedback on possible minor amendments to the Property Standards By-law

    • Marketing of unhealthy food and drinks to children and youth: until August 14.
    Ottawa Public Health (OPH) wants feedback on marketing unhealthy food and drinks to children and youth.

    The City offers residents a variety of opportunities to share information, consult and collaborate. Stay informed on upcoming engagement opportunities to see your ideas, suggestions and concerns incorporated into the work that impacts you and your community.

    For more information on City programs and services, visit or call 3-1-1 (TTY: 613-580-2401). You can also connect with us through Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.
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    If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact Riley Brockington, City Councillor, River Ward,

  • Father’s Day Baseball Game

    Date: 2017.05.01 | Category: Uncategorized | Response: 0

  • Councillor Riley Brockington’s Strawberry Social

    Date: 2017.05.01 | Category: Uncategorized | Response: 0

  • LRT Stage2 Public Info Session

    Date: 2017.02.28 | Category: Uncategorized | Response: 0

    Stage2 Public Info Session
  • River Ward Young Adult Summit

    Date: 2017.01.14 | Category: Uncategorized | Response: 0

  • Carleton Heights Rink now ready

    Date: 2016.12.20 | Category: Uncategorized | Response: 0

    Thanks to unrelenting work by Ryan and his team of volunteers, the community rink is now ready. However, we are still looking for more volunteers to help us maintain and manage the facility during the winter season. The city requires the rink to be staffed for a minimum of 30 h/week so if you’re interested in helping your community, please contact us at

  • CHARA Volunteer Recruitment Drive

    Date: 2016.11.15 | Category: Uncategorized | Response: 0

    CHARA, your local community association, organizes several community events every year as well as managing and maintaining the community rink adjacent to the Carleton Heights Community Centre.However, we can’t do it alone and we need extra hands if we want to continue serving the community as we have in the past.

    We are searching for volunteers to fill open positions on our Board of Directors. We are, at the present time, looking to fill 2 open spots before the end of the year. We will try to accommodate candidate’s interests if possible. CHARA holds meetings on the 4th Tuesday of the month starting at 6:30 PM.

    As well, we are looking for volunteers to work on the community rink. Once again this year, the community rink will open on December 15 if the weather is willing! We need volunteers to help us prepare the rink as well as for supervision during the winter.

    Drop us a line at if you are interested in this opportunity.

    Come work with us and have a say in the future of your community.

  • Carleton Heights Community Yard Sale

    Date: 2016.09.14 | Category: Uncategorized | Response: 0

    If you’re looking for bargains and clearing out your garage, look no further than the Carleton Heights Community Centre on Saturday, October 1 from 9- 12.  The Carleton Heights and Area Residents Association (CHARA) is hosting a community garage that is sure to have something for everyone – including furniture, clothing, toys and much more.

    Tables are available for $20 or you can donate your saleable items to CHARA. Any money raised will go back to the community. Please contact for more information. Looking forward to seeing you there!

  • New Wading Pool Hours at Carleton Heights Community Centre

    Date: 2016.07.09 | Category: Uncategorized | Response: 0

Welcome to Carleton Heights on the web.

CHARA is a volunteer run community association, funded by community events, private donation, and a contribution from the city of Ottawa to assist with rink operations. Our Objectives are to forge partnerships within our community and build community spirit within our residents. Please contact us or drop in to a meeting if you would like to help.

Community Activities

June 9th, 1:00-3:00 pm: Councillor Brockington's Strawberry Social, Alexander Community Centre, 960 Silver Street

June 8th, 1:00-3:00 pm: Councillor Brockington's Strawberry Social, Hunt Club-Riverside Park Community Centre, 3320 Paul Anka Drive

October 29th, 6:30 pm: Alexander Community Centre, 960 Silver St.

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