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Month: March 2011

Mayor’s City Builder Award – CTV Ottawa

Mayor Jim Watson today presented the Mayor’s City Builder Award to CTV Ottawa and proclaimed Saturday, March 12, 2011 as CTV Ottawa Day in recognition of the 50thanniversary of CTV in the Nation’s Capital. Fifty years ago this Saturday, residents of Ottawa welcomed CJOH-TV into their homes and since then the station has played a vital role in Ottawa and the Valley’s growth and development. CJOH, now CTV Ottawa, has been a dedicated city-builder through…
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City Council adopts 2011 Budget, holds at 2.45% increase

Ottawa – City Council today adopted Budget 2011 and a tax increase of 2.45%, slightly below the 2.5% maximum total tax increase directed by the newly elected Council on December 15, 2010. Budget 2011’s 2.45% increase for urban home owners and commercial properties represents an increase of $75 this year for City services. Rural area homeowners will see a 2.4% increase. Compared to the last few years, the average urban tax increase is considerably less this year.…
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