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Category: City Building

Elgin Street – Let’s support our businesses!

As you know, the Elgin Street Renewal project officially began yesterday. This project includes a road closure of Elgin Street from Somerset to Catherine streets for this first phase of construction. While the street may be closed to vehicular traffic, Elgin is walkable and central, so it’s easy to continue to visit your favourite restaurants,…
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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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Ottawa 2017 Volunteers receive Mayor’s City Builder Award

Ottawa – Mayor Jim Watson, with Councillors Mathieu Fleury and Jean Cloutier, recognized the Ottawa 2017 Volunteers at today’s City Council meeting by presenting them with the Mayor’s City Builder Award. Ottawa 2017’s volunteer force is over 2,500 strong and the presentation was to recognize everyone who has volunteered their time over the last 12 months.…
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John Blatherwick receives Mayor’s City Builder Award

Ottawa – Mayor Jim Watson and Bay Ward Councillor Mark Taylor presented the Mayor’s City Builder Award to John Blatherwick at City Council today in recognition of his many years of service as President and Chair of the Zoning and Development Committee for the Woodpark Community Association (WCA), and for his extensive volunteer work and…
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Qamar Masood receives Mayor’s City Builder Award

Ottawa – As a committed volunteer within the Pakistani community for over 20 years, Qamar Masood was presented the Mayor’s City Builder Award at today’s City Council meeting by Mayor Jim Watson and Orléans Ward Councilor Bob Monette. Mr. Masood is President of the Multicultural Association of Orléans, an organization that facilitates the participation of…
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