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Month: January 2014

Speech: 2014 State of the City

  [CHECK AGAINST DELIVERY]   Good morning and Happy New Year. This morning, I want to speak about where we’ve been, where we are, and where we’re going as a city. Because what takes place at City Hall this year will be a direct result of the actions we’ve taken around this table over the last three years. And when you look back, those actions have been substantial. Each and every day, this Council is…
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Mayor’s City Builder Award to Ms. Nicole Fortier

Mayor Jim Watson and Ward Councillor Stephen Blais, today presented the Mayor’s City Builder Award to Ms. Nicole Fortier for her outstanding service to Ottawa’s francophone community in helping to found the Mouvement d’implication francophone d’Orléans.(MIFO) and serving as president of la Société franco-ontarienne du patrimoine et l’histoire d’Orléans (SFOPHO). Nicole Fortier is tirelessly committed to her community and the French language. Originally a French teacher with the federal government, Nicole took her love for…
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