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City of Ottawa and partners launch Stage 2 LRT funding request

Ottawa – Mayor Jim Watson, Council members, and representatives from Ottawa’s business, tourism and academic communities have united together to officially launch the City’s LRT Stage 2 funding request to the federal and provincial governments.  The Stage 2 project will further reduce commute times by adding 19 new stations and 30 kilometres of rail to […]

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Walkley Road Bridge Rehabilitation

Walkley Road Bridge over the Southeast Transitway and Walkley Road Sawmill Creek Culvert Rehabilitation Beginning July 7 2015, the City of Ottawa will begin construction work in your neighbourhood to rehabilitate the Walkley Road bridge over the Southeast Transitway and Walkley Road Sawmill Creek culvert. The construction will take place at the Walkley Road Bridge […]

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O-Train Confederation Line track installation begins with laying of first rail

Ottawa – Today, Royal Galipeau, MP (Ottawa–Orléans), Bob Chiarelli, MPP (Ottawa West–Nepean) and Mayor Jim Watson installed the first official rail track of the O-Train Confederation Line light rail transit project. This milestone sets the stage for the City’s Transitway to be converted to light rail, beginning this summer. Construction of the track along the entire line […]

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