Mayor Watson meets Princess Margriet of the Netherlands, proposes park renaming in her honour

Ottawa – On the second day of Ottawa’s economic mission to the Netherlands, Mayor Jim Watson had the honour of meeting with Her Royal…


Building on 75 years of friendship between Ottawa and the Netherlands - Day 1

September 15, 2019 Mayor Jim Watson is leading a delegation of 20 Ottawa business and tourism leaders to the Netherlands. This five-day…


Welcome aboard the O-Train Confederation Line

Ottawa – Mayor Jim Watson today marked the official opening of O-Train Line 1, the Confederation Line, with the Honourable Caroline…


Better Para Transpo experience on the way with online services

Ottawa — A proposed plan to provide online services for Para Transpo users will mean better service for customers starting at the end of…


Sue Garvey receives Key to the City of Ottawa

Ottawa – Mayor Watson today presented the Key to the City to Sue Garvey, in recognition of her illustrious and distinguished career spent…


TELUS to provide free Wi-Fi and cellular service on O-Train Confederation Line

Commuters will enjoy access to Canada’s largest and fastest mobile network Ottawa – Mayor Jim Watson, Councillor Allan Hubley, Chair of the…


Mayor Watson launches Liberation75 Tulip Challenge, marking the 75th anniversary of the Liberation of the Netherlands by Canadian forces

Ottawa — Ottawa Mayor Jim Watson issued a challenge today to the residents and businesses of the National Capital Region to use their lawns…


Bruce Campbell receives Mayor’s City Builder Award

Ottawa – Mayor Jim Watson and College Ward Councillor Rick Chiarelli presented the Mayor’s City Builder Award to Bruce Campbell at City…


Mayor Watson to lead economic mission to the Netherlands

Ottawa – Mayor Jim Watson announced today that he will lead a delegation of 20 Ottawa business and tourism leaders to the Netherlands. The…


Get Ready for Rail: O-Train Confederation Line to launch on September 14

Ottawa – Mayor Jim Watson, Mona Fortier, Member of Parliament for Ottawa-Vanier on behalf of the Honourable François-Philippe Champagne,…