Archive for August, 2017

The O-Train Confederation Line: Built for Safety

When the O-Train Confederation Line launches in 2018, customers will be riding a world-class, state-of-the-art light rail transit system that puts customer safety first. Confederation Line stations and trains have been designed to the … Read more

Back to School safety reminders for children and adults

(Ottawa)—This week and next, children will be returning to school and many will be bussing, walking and riding their bikes to their destinations. The Ottawa Police Service reminds motorists and … Read more

Ottawa Public Health reminds students to party safe during post-secondary return to school

Ottawa – Ottawa Public Health, in partnership with the Ottawa Overdose Prevention and Response Task Force, is reminding college and university students to be aware of the risk of drug and … Read more

Measuring Time in Memories

As we wrap up a year filled with celebrations marking our country’s sesquicentennial anniversary, it’s only fitting to cap the festivities with a time capsule. Each Ward in our City … Read more

First human case of West Nile virus reported in Ottawa

Ottawa – Ottawa Public Health (OPH) has received lab confirmation of the first human case of the West Nile Virus (WNV) in Ottawa for the 2017 WNV season. OPH reminds … Read more

Donating School Supplies: The Sharing in Student Success Program

As we once again find ourselves setting our alarm clocks and packing lunches, let’s not forget about those who may need our support in providing school supplies to their children. Every … Read more

The O-Train Confederation Line: How many will it carry?

Ottawa has the highest public transit ridership per capita of any City its size in North America. The O-Train Confederation Line will provide an efficient and effective public transit service … Read more

Plan now to register for fall and winter recreation programs

August 1, 2017 – The Recreation eGuide and Mon Cyberguide francophone des loisirs for fall and winter programs are now available online at ottawa.ca. Choose from a wide variety of … Read more