The City of Ottawa has reached one million residents!

Ottawa – Mayor Jim Watson today celebrated a major milestone for the City of Ottawa. At an event with members of the community, Mayor…


Canada in One City: sharing Ottawa’s stories with the world

Brand content playbooks now available for local marketers, communicators, and storytellers OTTAWA, June 14, 2019 — Following an event today…


Declaration for the Termination of Emergency in the City of Ottawa

WHEREAS I, in response to already high-water levels and significant rainfall factors, declared a state of emergency within the City of…


Janet Mason receives Mayor’s City Builder Award

Mayor Jim Watson and West Carleton-March Ward Councillor Eli El-Chantiry presented the Mayor’s City Builder Award to Janet Mason at City…


Sanchit and Riya Gupta receive Mayor’s City Builder Award

Ottawa – Mayor Jim Watson and Rideau-Goulbourn Ward Councillor Scott Moffatt presented the Mayor’s City Builder Award to Sanchit and Riya…


Dalton McGuinty receives the Key to the City

Mayor Jim Watson presented the Key to the City to Dalton McGuinty at a ceremony at City Hall this evening, in recognition of his staunch…


Ottawa Public Health Lyme disease program for 2019

As spring is finally arriving, Ottawa Public Health (OPH) is resuming its Lyme disease program for 2019. While there are tremendous health…


Al Tweddle receives Mayor’s City Builder Award

Ottawa – Deputy Mayor Laura Dudas and Orléans Ward Councillor Matthew Luloff presented the Mayor’s City Builder Award to Al Tweddle at…


Maureen McTeer receives the Key to the City

Ottawa – Mayor Jim Watson presented the Key to the City to Maureen McTeer at a ceremony at City Hall this evening, in recognition of her…


Mayor Watson’s statement in response to LUMCO’s municipal services cuts concerns

Ottawa - This morning Mayor Watson and the Chair of the Ottawa Board of Health, Councillor Keith Egli, took part in a conference call with…