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Month: June 2016

Historic transit win for Ottawa residents

On June 3, the Province of Ontario announced an investment of $1 billion towards the City’s Stage 2 LRT initiative, plus 50 per cent of the cost associated with extending the O-Train system to the airport and from Place d’Orléans to Trim. This is a total investment of $1.16 billion. This is an historic vote of confidence in the future of the City of Ottawa. This is also the single largest one-time infrastructure investment by…
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Ontario Committing More Than $1 Billion for Stage 2 LRT in Ottawa

Today, the Province of Ontario announced more than $1 billion in funding towards the City of Ottawa’s Stage 2 LRT expansion project. This historic investment in our City will boost our economy, connect our city and improve the quality of life of residents. Read the official Province of Ontario News Release below   News Release Ontario Committing More Than $1 Billion for Light Rail Transit in Ottawa June 3, 2016 New LRT Will Create Jobs, Drive Growth…
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Ottawa 2017 welcomes Bell as Premier Partner, announces La Machine – a North American first coming to Ottawa

I am proud to announce that Bell is joining Ottawa 2017 at a Premier Partner and as the Official Media Partner for Canada’s 150th anniversary celebrations in the nation’s capital. Together, we announced an Ottawa 2017 Signature Event. A North American first, La Machine will captivate audiences with its ambulatory urban theatre on the streets of downtown Ottawa next summer. Watch this video, courtesy of La Machine, for a glimpse of their larger than life…
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