Future site of new central library to be local and national destination

Ottawa – At a ceremony held today, Mayor Jim Watson and The Honourable Catherine McKenna, Minister of Environment and Climate Change, on…


Samia Hirani receives Mayor’s City Builder Award

Mayor Jim Watson and Alta Vista Ward Councillor Jean Cloutier presented the Mayor’s City Builder Award to Samia Hirani at City Council…


Amazon to Create More than 600 Full-Time Jobs in Ottawa

NEWS PROVIDED BY Amazon Canada New facility marks eighth fulfillment centre in Canada SEATTLE, July 10,…


Agnes Warda and June Girvan receive Mayor’s City Builder Award

Mayor Jim Watson, Knoxville-Merivale Ward Councillor Keith Elgi and Rideau-Vanier Ward Councillor Mathieu Fleury presented the Mayor’s City…


Graham Macmillan receives Mayor’s City Builder Award

Mayor Jim Watson and Rideau-Rockcliffe Ward Councillor Tobi Nussbaum presented the Mayor’s City Builder Award to Graham Macmillan at City…


Mayor Watson’s statement on the Provincial Election results

“I would like to congratulate Premier Designate Doug Ford for winning a majority of seats in the Ontario Legislature. I would like to thank…


Responses to the Mayor’s Questionnaire for Provincial election local Candidates 2018

Click the links below to view each Party's and candidates' individual response Green Party of Ontario Candidate for Ottawa-Centre, Cherie…


Mary Ann Varley receives the City Builder Award

Mary Ann Varley was recognized for her community leadership in visual arts and cultural development. The City Builder Award was presented…


Mayor Watson seeks input on important City of Ottawa issues from local provincial candidates and party leaders

Today, Mayor Jim Watson issued a short questionnaire to local provincial candidates and their respective party leaders, seeking their input…


Karen Taylor receives the City Builder Award

Mayor Jim Watson and West Carleton-March Councillor Eli El-Chantiry recognized Karen Taylor for her long-standing community leadership in…