Mayor Watson's statement on the passing of Mr. Abdirahman Abdi

Released on Tuesday, July 26 --- I was saddened to hear of Mr. Abdirahman Abdi’s passing on July 25, and would like to express my sincere…


Baseball fans remember Max Keeping’s legacy at bridge naming

July 16, 2016 – Baseball fans who came to RCGT Park this evening to watch the Ottawa Champions host the Rockland Boulders first joined…


Girls+ Skate 613 receives Mayor’s City Builder Award

July 13, 2016 – Mayor Jim Watson and Somerset Ward Councillor Catherine McKenney presented the Mayor’s City Builder Award to skateboarding…


City of Ottawa and Ottawa Champions baseball team invite residents to join in honouring Max Keeping on Saturday

The City of Ottawa and the Ottawa Champions baseball team are inviting residents to remember popular local community builder Max Keeping,…


REDBLACKS touchdowns will be converted to trees at Trim Park and Ride

As if you needed another reason to cheer on the Ottawa REDBLACKS, here is one more. For each touchdown the REDBLACKs score at TD Place…


North American Leaders Summit 2016

On Wednesday, June 29, 2016, I had the privilege and honour to welcome and meet United States President Barack Obama here in Ottawa, during…