Should you pave your lawn?
The City of Ottawa is considering possible expansions in the suburbs. But this growth doesn't involve the usuals like roads or schools; instead, it's about paving over front lawns to make way for bigger driveways.
The City is exploring whether its by-laws for driveways outside the greenbelt need an update. Tim Moerman is a planner with the Zoning Studies Unit with the City. He joined us in studio for more detailed look about what could come to a suburban driveway near you.