Ottawa - OC Transpo is the best option for travelling to Canada Day festivities downtown and across the city, with free service all day on OC Transpo bus routes and Para Transpo. A special holiday schedule will operate on July 1, with additional service during the day and after the fireworks. Thousands of free Park & Ride spaces
Ottawa – His Worship Jim Watson, Mayor of the City of Ottawa and Councillor Diane Deans, Chair of the Transit Commission celebrated the arrival of six new diesel electric trains to service Ottawa’s O-Train Line from Greenboro to Bayview.“Today’s O-Train delivery marks another step forward in our City’s investment in improved transit and mobility,” said Mayor Jim Watson. “These trains will boost service on a critical transit link from downtown to Ottawa’s south end.”
City Council today approved the 2014 proposed budget process and timetable to develop draft operating and capital budgets for the City of Ottawa.“This approved process and timetable is a roadmap to help us meet our budget targets while ensuring an informed and transparent process that will engage citizens and be respectful of their dollars,” said Mayor Jim Watson.
Ottawa – Mayor Jim Watson and Ward Councillor Doug Thompson today presented the Mayor’s City Builder Award to Mark O’Neill for his outstanding community service and public advocacy leading to the implementation of the 911 universal emergency phone number, the advanced-care paramedic system and the adoption of mandatory CPR training in local schools.
Ottawa - Ottawa City Hall’s Marion Dewar Plaza is the place to be this summer with free weekly programs and special events for every taste and interest, morning noon and night. “Whether it is the winter or the summer, inside or outside, we are making City Hall a real people p