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Ice breaking operations on the Rideau River began on February 9th between Rideau Falls and Hog’s Back. Blasting will follow starting on March 7, 2015. [caption id="attachment_10313" align="alignleft" width="300"] Photo courtesy Wikipedia[/caption] The City, in partnership with the Rideau Valley Conservation Authority, undertakes ice breaking operations each...

Ottawa – O-Train Trillium Line service will be temporarily replaced by bus Route 107 from February 14 to 22, in order to complete necessary commissioning and preparation for the new expanded O-Train Trillium Line service. During this time, trains will be running but will not...

The City of Ottawa would like to remind residents of the following schedule changes for Family Day, Monday, February 16. Recreation services: Sens Rink of Dreams, located on Marion Dewar Plaza at Ottawa City Hall, is open daily from 6 a.m. to11 p.m. The heated changing facility...

Ottawa residents have an opportunity to learn more about the City’s Draft Budget 2015 and ask questions at one of four multi-ward budget consultations occurring February 9 to 14. Here are the dates, times and locations of each consultation session: Central District – Monday, February 9, 7...

Ottawa – Today, Mayor Jim Watson was joined by Royal Galipeau, Member of Parliament for Ottawa-Orléans and Ontario Transportation Minister Steven Del Duca to unveil the future of transit in Ottawa - a full-sized mock-up of the Alstom Citadis Spirit light rail vehicle that will...

I would like to share the following update from John Manconi, General Manager of Transit Services with you regarding upcoming service adjustments on the O-Train Trillium line. The O-Train Trillium Line Expansion Project continues to progress towards final completion and implementation of the new expanded service...

The City’s Forestry Department has advised my office that, beginning next week, several hundred ash trees will be removed from Paul Landry Park, Marble Park and Ernie Calcutt Park due to the their decline in health from the Emerald Ash Borer. The Emerald Ash Borer...

My office has received a revised zoning amendment proposal for 1110 Fisher Avenue. The site is located on the west side of Fisher Avenue south of Trent Street and north of Baseline Road. The current proposal is a Planned Unit Development consisting of nine total units...

Residents in the Carleton Heights area are encouraged to come out to the FEBRUARY FROLIC being held on Sunday, February 1st from 12pm to 3pm at the Carleton Heights Community Centre. Inside the community centre they will be having a small/home business fair in the gym,...

Beginning Friday, January 30 and continuing until the end of March, Ottawa residents will have the opportunity to get an up-close look at the future of Ottawa transit. A full-sized mock-up of the Alstom Citadis Spirit light rail vehicle, which will roll on the O-Train Confederation...

          Ottawa - The City of Ottawa is undertaking a zoning review to determine appropriate locations for new, local commercial zones within residential neighbourhoods, and is seeking public input at an upcoming meeting on the proposed zoning regulations and the rezoning sites in six wards. Date:   ...