Three photos show a newly renovated light rail station and train.

LRT Sneak Peak

Ottawa is abuzz with anticipation for further light rail transit to become operational. The hope is for faster, easier, more accessible public transit that cuts down on car traffic. We discuss some of the ongoing issues with transit accessibility, and how affordable housing is related to transit development, in our current edition of the PEN (in partnership with the Healthy Transportation Coalition & Ottawa ACORN), … Continue reading LRT Sneak Peak

This Week In….May 4, 2018

Peacekeeping The House of Commons Standing Committee on National Defense is currently conducting¬†a study on Canada’s Contributions to International Peacekeeping. Walter Dorn, president of the Canadian chapter of the World Federalist Movement, made a presentation to the committee on April 26th, entitled “Back in the Game”,¬† which included several recommendations such as supporting prevention activities, involving more female peacekeepers, and making Canadian leaders available to … Continue reading This Week In….May 4, 2018