Osman Naqvi receives Mayor’s City Builder Award

Osman Naqvi was presented with the Mayor’s City Builder Award at today’s City Council meeting by Mayor Jim Watson, Gloucester-South Nepean…


Mayor Jim Watson's Statement following today’s tabling of the Government of Canada’s 2018-19 Budget

"Today’s federal budget is good news for the City of Ottawa and its residents, as it includes the necessary funding for us to proceed with…


City unveils 40 winning names for O-Train vehicles

Today at Ben Franklin Place, Mayor Jim Watson, Transit Commission Chair Stephen Blais, Transportation Committee Chair Keith Egli, and…


Government of Canada leases federal land to The Ottawa Hospital for new Civic Campus

The Government of Canada is proud to play a role in this important initiative that will improve health care services to communities in the…


Catherine Kelly receives Mayor’s City Builder Award

Catherine Kelly was presented with the Mayor’s City Builder Award at today’s City Council meeting by Mayor Jim Watson and Capital Ward…


Ottawa’s music industry takes centre stage at the Sonicity Showcase

Ottawa – Mayor Jim Watson, Councillor Jeff Leiper, and members of the music industry celebrated Ottawa’s vibrant music community today at…


The Joint Transportation Working Group meets to establish its priorities

GATINEAU-OTTAWA – Convened by Mayors Maxime Pedneaud-Jobin and Jim Watson, the Joint Transportation Working Group held its first meeting…


City plans to expand and secure service for local restaurants

Ottawa – Opening a new restaurant is a lot of work. That’s why the City of Ottawa created the Business Ambassador Service (BAS) as a pilot…


New Law Ensuring Safe Access to Abortion Clinics Now in Effect

Ontario Protecting Women’s Right to Choose Starting today, all abortion clinics in Ontario will have safe access zones of 50 metres to…