Category Archives: Community

River Ward Festivals 2017

River Ward hosts more festivals and special events than any other ward in Ottawa, outside of the downtown core. We are a vibrant community that is blessed with green space and the Rideau River. It is a natural attraction to many organizations to host their event within our community. These spring and summer festivals and […]

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River Ward Earth Day Essay Contest

City Councillor Riley Brockington invites youth from River Ward to enter the ‘Sustainable Ottawa in 2067’ essay contest where authors will share their vision of what a sustainable Ottawa will look like in 50 years. As a youth in 2017, your vision can become a reality! While creating a vision for 2067, participants are asked […]

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Overnight Work on Trillium Line Corridor April 11-28, 2017

City officials have advised that there is scheduled overnight work planned along sections of the Trillium Line corridor, including at Brookfield Siding, as part of the past expansion project. For approximately one week between April 11th – April 28th 2017, crews will be digging, relocating signage, and performing functional train tests in this area, before […]

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