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Month: March 2017

Lee Ann Napiorkowski receives Mayor’s City Builder Award

Ottawa – Lee Ann Napiorkowski’s commitment to volunteer coaching goes beyond creating a winning attitude with her players – she instills the key values of loyalty, equity and respect for their teammates and their community. Mayor Jim Watson and Councillor Riley Brockington recognized her commitment and dedication by presenting her with the Mayor’s City Builder Award at today’s City Council meeting. The influence of respect, inclusion, and teamwork is derived from Lee Ann Napiorkowski’s work…
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Council approves Stage 2 plan to build rail to east, west and south

Ottawa – City Council today approved moving ahead with the Stage 2 project to bring light rail transit farther and faster to communities in the east, the west and the south. The Stage 2 report approved by Council includes recommendations changing the scope of the light rail transit (LRT) project, the procurement model and the specific activities the City will undertake to implement Stage 2. An expansion of the scope of the Stage 2 LRT…
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Mayor and delegation champion high-tech growth in Ottawa during visit to Queen’s Park

March 6, 2016 – Mayor Jim Watson and Sir Terry Matthews, of Wesley Clover International, led a delegation to Queen’s Park today to speak with Ministers of the Government of Ontario in support of high-tech initiatives and opportunities in Ottawa, particularly in the fields of autonomous vehicles and next generation networks. The aim of the delegation was to brief the provincial government on recent developments in key high-tech industries, and to reinforce the value and…
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NHL Legends announced for Stanley Cup® 125th Anniversary Tribute Concert

Hockey greats Mike Bossy, Dave Keon, Guy Lafleur and Bernie Parent to share the stage with Metric, The Sheepdogs, Bobby Bazini and Kevin Bazinet Ottawa – The Ottawa 2017 Bureau, the National Hockey League, Live Nation Canada and the Ottawa Senators are pleased to announce some of the NHL legends that will take part in the Stanley Cup® 125th Anniversary Tribute Concert: The four players (Bossy, Keon, Lafleur and Parent) won a combined 15 Stanley…
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