Archive for March, 2017

Statement from Eli El-Chantiry, Chair of the Ottawa Police Services Board, regarding wristbands supporting officer recently charged by the Special Investigations Unit (SIU)

This is a difficult time for the community and the police service. The Board understands the police membership wanting to show support for one another. However the wristbands, even if … Read more

Camp FFIT returns with firefighter training camp for young women

Ottawa – Ottawa Fire Services, in partnership with Fire Service Women Ontario, is pleased to announce an application call for Camp FFIT (Female Firefighters in Training) 2017. Young women between … Read more

Community Safety and Resource Night  Delivers Wealth of Knowledge 

On Monday, March 2nd  interested residents braved the cold and joined me and representatives from a large selection of community resource services for Alta Vista’s first ever Community Safety and Resource Night. … Read more

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 … Read more

City will close 2016 with balanced books

Ottawa – The City of Ottawa’s budget is balanced and there was a small overall surplus at the end of 2016, according to a Finance report comparing budget plans to … Read more