100 days of COVID-19 in Ottawa

Friday marked roughly 100 days since the World Health Organization declared COVID-19 to be a pandemic – a first since the organization’s…


My comments on the recent events of anti-black racism that transpired in the United States

I would like to provide some comments on the tragic events that have transpired in the US. The killing of George Floyd has left many Ottawa…


Cities need federal support to partner in economic recovery efforts

We’re almost three months into the global COVID-19 pandemic and the depth of this crisis is greater in its economic scope and impact than…


City releases toolkit to help businesses reopen safely

The City of Ottawa has developed a business reopening toolkit, in consultation with Ottawa Public Health, to help businesses answer…


COVID-19 in Ottawa: What's New?

Here’s the City of Ottawa’s weekly roundup of information in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. You can also follow daily City updates on…


COVID-19 Update from the City of Ottawa

The City of Ottawa is now posting weekly roundups with information regarding the City’s response to the COVID-19 pandemic. You can also…


City to invest $11.4 million in COVID-19-related social services

Today, I was joined by Councillor Jenna Sudds, the Chair of the City’s Community and Protective Services Committee, to announce how the…


Announcement: Service and Workforce Adjustments due to COVID-19

Ottawa – In order to help flatten the curve and protect the public from the COVID-19 pandemic, the City of Ottawa has closed public…


COVID-19 Update

With more cases of COVID-19 confirmed in Ottawa, including confirmation of community spread, we are urging that everyone either practice…