Council approves action plan for arts, heritage and culture

Ottawa – Today City Council approved a six-year action plan for arts, heritage and culture. The renewed plan builds on Ottawa’s strengths,…


Mayor Watson's State of the City Address 2012

CHECK AGAINST DELIVERY *** I am privileged today to deliver my first State of the City address after a year of accomplishment together and…


Mayor Watson outlines the year ahead in State of the City Address

Ottawa – Today Mayor Jim Watson delivered his first State of the City Address to members of Council, residents and staff at City Hall. The…


Construction milestone for the Rink of Dreams

-UPDATE - Ottawa - Today, Mayor Jim Watson, Cyril Leeder, Ottawa Senators President and Danielle Robinson, President of the Sens…


Curtains rise on bigger and better Centrepointe Theatres

Ottawa - John Baird, Member of Parliament for Ottawa West-Nepean, along with the Honourable Bob Chiarelli, Ontario Minister of…


James Bartleman naming proposed for new Archives and Library Materials Centre

Ottawa - The Commemorative Naming Committee is recommending that the new City of Ottawa Archives and Library building be named the James…


Ottawa Sports Hall of Fame Opens at City Hall

Ottawa – Ottawa’s sports greats are once again proudly on display with the official opening of the Ottawa Sports Hall of Fame at its new…


City of Ottawa salutes service personnel during National Veterans’ Week

Ottawa – National Veterans’ Week, November 5 to 11, affords Ottawa residents the opportunity to recognize the contributions made by local…


2011 Ottawa Book Awards and Prix du livre d’Ottawa winners announced

Ottawa - Three local writers shared the spotlight tonight as winners of the City of Ottawa’s prestigious Book Awards. The ceremony took…


Trick-or-Treat with Mayor Jim Watson in support of the Baby Supply Cupboard

Ottawa – On Saturday, October 29, 2011, join Mayor Jim Watson at Ottawa City Hall from 5 to 7:30 p.m. for the Mayor’s fifth annual…