#National Capital Commission #ncc #nepean point

The NCC wants to "reimagine" Nepean Point

_ (Via National Capital Commission) _ The National Capital Commission launched an _ international design competition today for the redevelopment of Nepean Point, one of the most spectacular lookouts in Canada’s Capital Region _ . Design teams are invited to submit proposals to redevelop this attractive site to create a lively, natural, 21st century destination for Canadians and visitors alike. ...

#50 sussex drive #Centre for Geography and Exploration #National Capital Commission #ncc #Royal Canadian Geographical Society

50 Sussex Drive to become Centre for Geography and Exploration

_ (press release) _ The National Capital Commission and the Royal Canadian Geographical Society today announced the creation of Canada’s Centre for Geography and Exploration at 50 Sussex Drive in Ottawa. The Centre is scheduled to open its doors in 2017 as a Confederation Pavilion during Canada’s 150th anniversary. ...

#Canada's Capital Region #environment #National Capital Commission #nature #ncc

NCC Board of Directors approves the 2014–2015 Annual Environment Report

The National Capital Commission’s (NCC) Board of Directors approved the 2014–2015 Annual Environment Report today. The report on the NCC’s Environmental Strategy: _ Building a Greener Capital _ provides an account of the NCC’s performance in five key action areas: waste reduction, biodiversity protection, pollution prevention, leadership in environmental practices and combatting climate change. ...