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Fire Hydrant Testing

Testing for your safety The City of Ottawa will be testing about 10,000 fire hydrants in the south, central and west ends of the City from May to October. This maintenance procedure is routine but may result in temporary inconveniences. You may detect an intermittent and/or short term loss in water pressure. You may experience […]

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Summer 2015 Transit Service Changes

The following memo was provided by OC Transpo and provides an overview of the transit service changes that will be starting on Sunday, June 28 and Monday, June 29, 2015. These changes are part of OC Transpo’s regular schedule adjustments, which take place four times a year – April, June, September and December. Transit Commission […]

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Celebration Park improvements on the way

The Central Park neighbourhood will see improvements to its largest park in the coming weeks, when Celebration Park receives new playground equipment, park furniture and some new trees. Construction for the playground improvements at Celebration Park is anticipated to begin at the beginning of May, 2015 with work taking approximately a month to complete. This […]

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Feedback sought on Confederation Line West Extension to Baseline and Bayshore Stations

Ottawa – The City of Ottawa invites residents to provide feedback on the recommendations for the environmental assessment study for the Confederation Line West LRT Extension. This is an opportunity to learn about and discuss the overall plan and recommendations for the extension of the Confederation Line from Tunney’s Pasture to Baseline and Bayshore Stations. […]

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OCH Foundation in Partnership with the Ottawa Food Truck Rally Presents the Algonquin College Scholarship

What is the Algonquin Scholarship? Each year, the OCH Foundation offers one $7,500 scholarship to an Ottawa Community Housing Tenant who is enrolled full-time, has applied or intends to apply to the Culinary Arts Management program within the School of Hospitality at Algonquin College. It is the Foundation’s largest and most prestigious scholarship. To be […]

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Ward 16- Spring Tree Planting

Dear Residents, The City’s Forestry Department conducts a yearly tree planting program across the City of Ottawa to help beautify the city streetscapes, plant trees where they are needed, and to improve the environment. This year’s tree planting program is scheduled to begin the week of April  27th and will run, weather permitting, until the end […]

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