Kontinuum to open on July 16

Tickets to the free underground journey through time available tomorrow at noon Sneak peek and media premiere July 15 Ottawa – The Ottawa…


Ottawa Police Chorus receives Mayor’s City Builder Award

Ottawa – Mayor Jim Watson, West Carleton-March Councillor Eli El-Chantiry, and Somerset Ward Councillor Catherine McKenney presented the…


All City of Ottawa fire trucks now equipped with Naloxone

For some time now, the City of Ottawa has been facing a serious public health crisis in relation to the misuse and overdose of opioid…


Canada 150 Maple Groves Project ready to take root across Ottawa

Ottawa – The Canada 150 Maple Groves project took root today with a ceremony at City Hall. Mayor Jim Watson was joined by community members…


Motion to introduce an equitable single fare transit option

On October 4, 2016, Councillor Stephen Blais, Chair of the Transit Commission, and I announced the creation of a new EquiPass, to help…


Protecting a Woman's Right to Choose

Province to Introduce Bill to Help Ensure Safe Access to Women’s Health Clinics Ontario is taking steps to help protect women who are…


The Very Reverend Father Ghattas Hajal receives Mayor’s City Builder Award

Ottawa – Mayor Jim Watson, River Ward Councillor Riley Brockington, and Gloucester-South Nepean Ward Councillor Michael Qaqish presented…


Mayor's Rural Expo and Food Aid BBQ

June is fast approaching, and the annual Food Aid BBQ and Mayor’s Rural Expo is right around the corner, taking place on Friday June 2 at…


Giving Communities a Stronger Voice In Development

Ontario to Overhaul Land Use Planning Appeals System Ontario is taking action to overhaul the province’s land use planning appeals system…


My letter asking for a review of the proclamations and flag raising policies at the City of Ottawa

Rick O’Connor, CMO City Clerk and Solicitor Office of the City Clerk and Solicitor City of Ottawa   Mr. O’Connor, I would ask that…