Archive for the "Transportation" Category

Committee Secretary (various positions)

Jun 26, 2023 | Advocates, age-friendly, older drivers, pedestrian safety, Transportation, Volunteer Opportunity

As a member of the Committee, the Secretary is responsible for the secretarial duties that support the ...

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COA Disappointed Winter Maintenance Quality Standards not in the 2023 Budget

Feb 21, 2023 | Advocates, age-friendly, Older Adults, open letter, pedestrian safety, Professionals, Transportation

Dear Mayor Sutcliffe, The members of the Council on Aging of Ottawa’s Pedestrian Safety and Walkability ...

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Snow Moles on Patrol: Age-Friendly Volunteers Root Out Winter Walking Problems

Jan 25, 2023 | age-friendly, pedestrian safety, Transportation

By Peggy Edwards, The Council on Aging of OttawaFirst published in the Fifty-Five Plus Magazine, ...

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Ken Holmes, Chair, Rural Transportation Sub-committee

Dec 13, 2022 | age-friendly, Leadership, Rural Transportation, Transportation

Ken lives near Fitzroy Harbour in West Carleton ward. He retired in 1992 after a 30-year career in the ...

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Volunteer Opportunity: Older Drivers Sub-committee

Oct 4, 2022 | older drivers, Volunteer Opportunity

Driving, although not the sole mean of transportation, gives seniors independence and flexibility. ...

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Mary Haller – Co-Chair Pedestrian Safety and Walkability sub-committee

Sep 26, 2022 | Leadership, Transportation

Mary has been a Physiotherapist for over 35 years in a variety of areas and has extensive experience in ...

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2022 Snow Mole Report: How Safe is Winter Walking in Ottawa?

Aug 19, 2022 | age-friendly, Reports, Transportation

The Snow Mole Campaign is an Age-Friendly winter project of the Pedestrian Safety & Walkability ...

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Volunteer Opportunities – Co-Chairs Transportation Committee

Jul 29, 2022 | Transportation, Volunteer Opportunity

Are you concerned about and want to see improved transportation options for older adults and persons with ...

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2022 Provincial Election Guide

Apr 28, 2022 | age-friendly, Guide-en, Health, Housing, Income security, social inclusion, Transportation

June 2 will be the day Ontarians go to the polls in the next provincial election. Today, the COA is ...

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Car Insurance for Older Drivers

Feb 24, 2022 | older drivers, Transportation

Information from the Insurance Bureau of Canada   There is no increased premium for anyone who is of ...

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