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Budget 2017 Speech

Budget 2017- An affordable and caring City   Last June, Council directed that I work with our new City Manager, Steve Kanellakos, to deliver a budget that keeps the City on a path of fiscal prudence. I am pleased to report that we are bringing forward a balanced budget for  2017  – while also setting the table for a balanced budget in 2018. We have listened to residents through the budget consultation process and we…
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Building a Caring and Affordable City

Ottawa – Earlier today, City Council tabled a balanced budget. Draft Budget 2017 is affordable, fiscally responsible and has a balanced plan to ensure the City operates within its means.  Draft Budget 2017 focuses on strengthening core municipal services to residents with a continued commitment to long-term affordability. The draft budget introduces the new EquiPass to support residents living below the low-income cut off and includes a 50 per cent discount from the cost of…
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