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Mark Wigmore receives Mayor’s City Builder Award

September 26, 2018 – The Mayor of Ottawa and the Councillor for Capital Ward presented the Mayor’s City Builder Award to Mark Wigmore at City Council today in recognition of his contributions to Camp Misquah and the Ottawa Race Weekend.   Mr. Wigmore has been incredibly active in fundraising for Camp Misquah, a summer camp…
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Mark Wigmore reçoit le Prix de bâtisseur de la Ville décerné par le maire

Le 26 septembre 2018 – À la réunion du Conseil aujourd’hui, le maire d’Ottawa et le conseiller du quartier Capitale ont présenté à Mark Wigmore le Prix de bâtisseur de la Ville décerné par le maire en reconnaissance de sa contribution au Camp Misquah et à la Fin de semaine des courses d’Ottawa. Wigmore déploie…
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Russ Thomas reçoit le Prix de bâtisseur de la Ville décerné par le maire

Ottawa – Le maire d’Ottawa et le conseiller du quartier de Cumberland ont remis le Prix de bâtisseur de la Ville décerné par le maire à Russ Thomas lors de la réunion du Conseil aujourd’hui afin de souligner ses contributions à sa communauté de Cumberland. Thomas a généreusement donné de son temps au Marché frais…
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Russ Thomas receives Mayor’s City Builder Award

Ottawa – The Mayor of Ottawa and the Councillor for Cumberland Ward presented the Mayor’s City Builder Award to Russ Thomas at City Council today in recognition of his contributions to his Cumberland community.   Mr. Thomas has graciously volunteered his time at the Cumberland Farmers’ Market, serving as a board member over the past…
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Chris Nihmey receives Mayor’s City Builder Award

Ottawa  ̶  The Mayor of Ottawa and Ward Councillor Gloucester-South Nepean Ward presented the Mayor’s City Builder Award to Chris Nihmey at City Council today in recognition of his mental health advocacy. For two decades, Chris Nihmey has battled serious mental health disorders. Through therapy, medication and behaviour strategies, Mr. Nihmey has recovered from his…
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Future site of new central library to be local and national destination

Ottawa – At a ceremony held today, Mayor Jim Watson and The Honourable Catherine McKenna, Minister of Environment and Climate Change, on behalf of The Honourable Mélanie Joly, Minister of Canadian Heritage, with Councillor Tim Tierney, Chair of the Ottawa Public Library Board, dedicated the future home of a joint facility shared by the Ottawa…
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Samia Hirani receives Mayor’s City Builder Award

Mayor Jim Watson and Alta Vista Ward Councillor Jean Cloutier presented the Mayor’s City Builder Award to Samia Hirani at City Council today in recognition of her dedication to volunteering and fundraising. Shortly after joining the Aga Khan Foundation Canada (AKFC) as a volunteer guide, Samia Hirani expanded her volunteerism role to act as the…
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Amazon to Create More than 600 Full-Time Jobs in Ottawa

NEWS PROVIDED BY Amazon Canada New facility marks eighth fulfillment centre in Canada SEATTLE, July 10, 2018 /CNW/ – Amazon (NASDAQ: AMZN) today announced plans for a new fulfillment centre in Ottawa, Ontario’s eastern suburb of Orléans. The 1-million square foot customer fulfillment facility is Amazon’s fifth in Ontario, creating more than 600 full-time jobs with benefits starting on day one. Amazon currently employs…
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Agnes Warda and June Girvan receive Mayor’s City Builder Award

Mayor Jim Watson, Knoxville-Merivale Ward Councillor Keith Elgi and Rideau-Vanier Ward Councillor Mathieu Fleury presented the Mayor’s City Builder Award to Agnes Warda and June Girvan at City Council today. Ms. Warda was recognized for her dedication to her community and community association while Ms. Girvan was recognized for her service to children, youth and…
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Graham Macmillan receives Mayor’s City Builder Award

Mayor Jim Watson and Rideau-Rockcliffe Ward Councillor Tobi Nussbaum presented the Mayor’s City Builder Award to Graham Macmillan at City Council today in recognition of his dedication to the Boys and Girls Club of Ottawa (BGCO) and the Ottawa Senators Foundation. In 2017, Mr. Macmillan stepped down as board chair of the BGCO after a…
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