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Month: August 2016

Tickets go on sale tomorrow for the Interprovincial Picnic on the Bridge

ACE Bakery the Official Bread of Ottawa 2017 Ottawa – Ottawa Mayor Jim Watson, Mayor Maxime Pedneaud-Jobin of Gatineau, the Ottawa 2017 Bureau, in collaboration with lead partner CIBC and Gatineau 2017, are happy to announce that tickets to the Interprovincial Picnic on the Bridge will go on sale at 10 a.m. tomorrow. Ottawa 2017 is also pleased to welcome ACE Bakery® as an Official Supplier and the Official Bread for the celebrations of Canada’s…
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Ottawa cyclists pedal through two million trips on Laurier lanes

The Laurier Avenue cycling lanes, built to establish a safe bicycle corridor through Ottawa’s downtown, have reached a milestone with two million bike trips since its opening in 2011. “The Laurier cycling lanes are a proven success, attracting more and more residents who are appreciative of this route through our busy downtown. We frequently see more than 3,000 trips a day along Laurier and there are times when there are nearly as many bikes as…
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Ottawa 2017 applauds Ottawa Sports and Entertainment Group for Grey Cup touchdown

CFL championship to take place in the nation’s capital for Canada’s 150th anniversary Ottawa – The Ottawa 2017 Bureau and Mayor Jim Watson are thrilled that the 2017 Grey Cup game and Festival will be hosted in Ottawa and congratulate the Ottawa Sports and Entertainment Group (OSEG) for their leadership role in securing this prestigious sporting event and national celebration. “I’m very happy and proud that we’ve collectively succeeded in having Ottawa selected to host…
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