Welcome to the official site of the Hintonburg Community Association

Patti Normand at ArtsPark2008 ArtsPark 2004GCTC is moving to the QUADSelf-portrait by QUAD artist Dalal Chuaqui Heritage restorationLucky Ron at ArtsPark 2007 In the heart of Ottawa, Canada, you'll discover a beautiful, historic and creative neighbourhood that has been ranked as one of the best anywhere. Highlighted by The Boston Globe as being a very cool 'hood to visit. Named a top-ten neighbourhood nationwide by enRoute magazine. Ottawa Magazine  says Hintonburg is "hot & cool". The Financial Times of London noted that the 'Burg is "thriving again" and the Ottawa Citizen, declared "The changing nature of the neighbourhood is fascinating to watch... There is a hip, urban edge." So come explore the living or arts or business opportunities in Hintonburg -- you're sure to get a warm welcome.

HCA news

  • 900 Albert Redevelopment Information Session is taking place on March 8th.  This will have implications for the Tom Brown Arena area.  More info here.

  • Information sheet with tips to deal with the Scott Street bus detour that starts this Sunday, January 17th.  Contact info for who you need contact for any issues/concerns.

  • The City is undertaking a zoning study to determine appropriate rules and standards to permit a small apartment or suite in the backyard of a home or along a laneway. This form of residential intensification will be termed Coach Houses in the City of Ottawa with intent to depict a small apartment in a backyard of a home or above a detached garage.  For more info, visit here.

  • The HCA has sent a response regarding the options presented for the Gladstone CDP and can be read here.

 Hintonburg Development Watch

- what's proposed for the neighbourhood?
-where are the proposals in the planning stages?
- action alerts

Coming up in Hintonburg

Standing Together: Art & Community
Sunday, October 16th 2016 | 11am - 3pm, Somerset Square
Join us for a community event entitled “Standing Together: Art and
Community”  to be held at Somerset Square.  The Somali community, OCISO
and the family of Abdirahman Abdi,  the Hintonburg Community Association, 
Councillor Jeff Leiper,  Somerset West Community Health Centre and other
community members invite the Hintonburg community to an afternoon of live
art, children’s activities, teen basketball, music and food.   All are
Artisan Craft Fair
Saturday, November 19th 2016 | 10am - 4pm, Hintonburg Community Centre
Volunteers, bakers, & vendors needed - send a note to info@hintonburg.com 
Great event for finding perfect holiday gifts and unique art!

Thank you to the HCA's community partners:

Kelly and Kerry

This is the official site of the Hintonburg Community Association.
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Our arts-friendly, historic neighbourhood is bordered Scott Street on the north, the O-Train line to the east,
the Queensway on the south (Highway 417) and Holland Avenue to the west.