Oct 5, Fall Clean-up + Oct 17, OCA AGM – 5 oct, Nettoyage d’automne + 17 oct, l’AGA de l’ACO

Fall Clean-up of Overbrook Park and surrounding streets tomorrow (Saturday) from 10 am to noon! https://www.facebook.com/OverbrookCommunityAssociation/

You are invited to OCA’s Annual General Meeting – Vous êtes invités à l’Assemblée générale annuelle de l’ACO

Thursday, October 17, 2019 · 6:30 to 9 pm
Overbrook Community Centre, 33 Quill
Board election, information, presentations and social

Le jeudi 17 octobre 2019 · 18h 30 à 21h
Centre communautaire Overbrook, 33, rue Quill
Élection de conseil, des renseignments, des présentations et du temps social

CALL FOR NOMINATIONS TO THE BOARD OF DIRECTORS: Are you interested in joining the Board of Directors of the Overbrook Community Association or do you know someone who is? Please click on the following link: https://overbrook.ca/call-for-nominations-to-the-board-of-directors-2019/

Annual General Meeting

Thursday, October 17, 2019
Overbrook Community Centre, 33 Quill St.

6:30 p.m. – 6:45 Registration
7 – 7:30 Business and nomination of board members
7:30 – 8:30 Presentations by: Councillor Rawlson King; Ottawa Police Service (Neighbourhood Policing); and, OCA’s Safety Committee
8:30 – 9 p.m. Social
Light refreshments will be served

Overbrook Community Association always welcomes new volunteers who want to help make our community a better place to live. We gratefully accept donations to help offset our operating costs.

“Alone we can do so little, together we can do so much”
– Helen Keller

info@overbrook.ca  ·  overbrook.ca


OCA Annual Report 2017-18

If you missed last week’s AGM, you can take a look at the OCA Annual Report 2018 to see what Directors, members and other volunteers have been doing in the past year to keep our neighbourhood vibrant and caring – everything from advocacy on public safety and planning & development matters to community events to park clean-ups to musical productions…

Ten current and three new Directors of the Board were acclaimed at the AGM. To find out who they are, click here: OCA Board 2018-19

CBC: “Daylight shootings worry Overbrook residents”

CBC videojournalist, Matthew Kupfer, came to OCA’s AGM last week to follow up on the November 8 shooting at Queen Mary and Lola Streets. He talked to residents, OCA board members and Councillor Tobi Nussbaum about safety concerns and what more can be done. The CBC news article copied below is posted at: https://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/ottawa/overbrook-shooting-response-meeting-1.4908269.  Note that Councillor Nussbaum is planning a consultation with residents on Dec. 4 at Lorenzo’s Pizza to identify community priorities. Stay tuned for more details.  Continue reading