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Municipal State of Emergency lifted in Ottawa

Mayor Jim Watson today announced that the State of Emergency in Ottawa will be lifted at 12:01 am…

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City prepares to gradually expand in-person services under Step 3

With the Province of Ontario now moving into the third step of its reopening plan on Friday, July…

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City Council Update – July 7, 2021

City Council today approved a vision, guiding principles and goals for its plan to manage Ottawa’s…

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Committee moves to give farmers more opportunity to diversify

The City’s Agriculture and Rural Affairs Committee today approved changes to several City…

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