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Month: February 2012

Mayor’s City Builder Award – Madat Kara

Mayor Jim Watson, with Orléans Ward Councillor Bob Monette, today presented the Mayor’s City Builder Award to Madat Kara for his tireless volunteer work and outstanding contributions to the community as a Meals on Wheels volunteer and fundraiser. In January 1998, during the Eastern Ontario ice storm, when Madat heard that some elderly and convalescing…
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Council approves action plan for arts, heritage and culture

Ottawa – Today City Council approved a six-year action plan for arts, heritage and culture. The renewed plan builds on Ottawa’s strengths, reflects its unique and authentic identity, aims to build pride in Ottawa as a vibrant, cultural city, and sets out a path aimed at leveraging opportunity. “Arts, culture and heritage are about remembering where…
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Mayor’s City Builder Award – Jeremy Dias

Mayor Jim Watson, with Somerset Ward Councillor Diane Holmes, today presented the Mayor’s City Builder Award to Jeremy Dias for his tireless volunteer work and outstanding contributions to the community. As a youth, Jeremy was motivated by social and political inequality to take action, volunteering with numerous organizations and charities. In high school in Sault…
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