Storm recovery update

On Saturday, May 21, Ottawa was the victim of yet another natural disaster that devastated nearly every corner of our city. A powerful and…


Accessibility resources for residents affected by severe storm

The City has opened many accessible Emergency Reception Centres where residents can access power and services, such as charging mobility…


CITY OF OTTAWA STORM UPDATE

Green bin blitz to augment regular waste and green bin collection The City will carry out a green bin blitz over the next few days in the…


Declaration of Emergency in the City of Ottawa

WHEREAS on November 19, 2021, the Federal Government announced that effective January 15, 2022, “certain categories of travelers who are…


Mayor's Statement: Ontario Implementing Additional Public Health Measures in Toronto, Ottawa and Peel Region

Today’s decision by the Province is likely one of the most difficult decisions the Premier and his cabinet have ever had to make. The…


Improving Road Safety in Ottawa

Students, parents and educators are all adjusting to the new reality of a very different and challenging school year. I want to acknowledge…


Ottawa Public Health Update - Use of Facesmasks in Public Indoor Spaces

The best thing you can do to reduce the spread of COVID-19 is staying at home if you are sick, washing your hands regularly with soap and…


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…