Public meeting being held in Kanata Monday evening to discuss rise in overdoses

A public meeting is being held in Kanata Monday evening to discuss the rise in drug overdoses.

The meeting was organized by Councillor Alan Hubley after the death of 14 year old Chloe Koval.

He says he's aware of at least eight overdoses in his neighbourhood.

The meeting - being held at the Kanata Rec Centre - will include the Ottawa Police, Ottawa Public Health and the Youth Service Bureau.

It starts at 6:30 p.m.