Accessibility Day

Good morning, ladies and gentlemen. I am very pleased to be here this morning to welcome you to this special event and officially proclaim…


Budget 2013 approved with the lowest tax change in six years

Ottawa - City Council has approved a budget for 2013 that delivers the lowest tax change in six years – 2.09 per cent – while at the same…


Mayor’s City Builder Award - Frank Licari

Mayor Jim Watson and River Ward Councillor Maria McRae today presented the Mayor’s City Builder Award to Frank Licari for his many years of…


Speech - Summit of the États Généraux de la francophonie d’Ottawa

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Mayor’s City Builder Award - Margaret (Peggy) Lister

Mayor Jim Watson and Rideau Rockcliffe Ward Councillor Peter Clark today presented the Mayor’s City Builder Award to Margaret (Peggy)…