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Ottawa – Today, City Council approved the 2017 Budget, focussing on strengthening core municipal services and long-term affordability. The budget maintains Council’s commitment to limiting the property tax increase to two percent. The budget also places emphasis on supporting core community priorities such as social infrastructure,...

Right in the heart of River Ward there is a great opportunity for Cross Country Skiing!  The City of Ottawa conducts lessons at the Mooney's Bay Cross Country Ski Centre, in the Terry Fox Athletic Centre.  There are still classes available for the 2017 season!...

While often unpleasant to think about at this time of year, it’s important for River Ward residents to be aware of snow plowing and snow removal policies followed by the City of Ottawa. City crews follow a standard practice when plowing or removing snow. These standards...