West Ottawa Board of Trade - Mayor's Breakfast 2015

Thank you very much, Rosemary / Greg. My thanks to the West Ottawa Board of Trade, your Chair, Greg Weatherdon, and your Executive…


Speech: The Council on Aging of Ottawa – Annual Spring Luncheon

Thank you, Nicole. Good afternoon everyone. On behalf of the City of Ottawa and my colleagues on City Council, it is my pleasure to join…


Speech: 1,000 Days to 2017

***CHECK AGAINST DELIVERY***   I want to thank the Economic Club of Canada for the invitation.   About two years ago, the City of…


Speech: 2014 State of the City

  [CHECK AGAINST DELIVERY]   Good morning and Happy New Year. This morning, I want to speak about where we’ve been, where we…


Mayor’s State of the City Address 2013

“A Year of Action” [CHECK AGAINST DELIVERY] I want to welcome you to the first Council meeting of our third year together. The State of the…


Accessibility Day

Good morning, ladies and gentlemen. I am very pleased to be here this morning to welcome you to this special event and officially proclaim…


Speech - Summit of the États Généraux de la francophonie d’Ottawa

SPEECH Summit of the États Généraux de la francophonie d’Ottawa November 18, 2012 CHECK AGAINST DELIVERY ************ Hello everyone. It is…


Mayor's Address- Building Confidence: Our City, Our Economy, Our Future

Check against delivery *** It is my pleasure to join you today to speak about the progress we are making in our nation’s capital. No matter…


Mayor’s 2013 Budget Address

[CHECK AGAINST DELIVERY]   Introduction   Tomorrow marks the second anniversary of our election in 2010.   Today, as we…


Mayor’s Address on Tourism and Canada's 150th Anniversary

CHECK AGAINST DELIVERY *** Let me begin by thanking The Kiwanis Club of Ottawa for your kind invitation, and to again thank you for the…