Release of main construction tender and final design drawings of the Ottawa Public Library-Library and Archives Canada Joint Facility

The City of Ottawa Supply Services has released the main construction tender to the pre-qualified General Contractors for the construction…


Despite the pandemic, progress continues in Ottawa

The COVID-19 pandemic has undoubtedly impacted nearly every single facet of our lives in Ottawa and around the world. Virtually no domain…


Committee hears about Civic Campus plans from The Ottawa Hospital

The City’s Finance and Economic Development Committee today received a presentation from the Ottawa Hospital outlining development plans…


Elgin Street Renewal Video

I am so excited to celebrate the completion of Elgin Street, a pedestrian destination with wider sidewalks, beautiful landscaping, buried…


Inductees announced for the 2020 Order of Ottawa and Brian Kilrea Award for Excellence in Coaching

Mayor Watson, with members of the selection committee, chose 15 residents to recognize with the 2020 Order of Ottawa, and one to receive…


Tom Marcantonio receives Mayor’s City Builder Award

Ottawa – Mayor Jim Watson and Bay Ward Councillor Theresa Kavanagh presented the Mayor’s City Builder Award to Tom Marcantonio at the start…


Jennifer Cook Baniczky receives Mayor’s City Builder Award

Ottawa – Mayor Jim Watson and Rideau-Rockcliffe Ward Councillor Rawlson King presented the Mayor’s City Builder Award to Jennifer Cook…


Big Brothers Big Sisters of Ottawa receives Mayor’s City Builder Award

Ottawa – Mayor Jim Watson and Knoxdale-Merivale Ward Councillor Keith Egli presented the Mayor’s City Builder Award to Susan Ingram,…


Design revealed for Ottawa Public Library – Library and Archives Canada Joint Facility

Ottawa – At an event today, Mayor Jim Watson, the Honourable Steven Guilbeault, Minister of Canadian Heritage, the Honourable Catherine…


Betty Hope-Gittens receives Mayor’s City Builder Award

Ottawa – Mayor Jim Watson and River Ward Councillor Riley Brockington presented the Mayor’s City Builder Award to Betty Hope-Gittens at the…