Archive for April, 2018

Playfair Towers -Proposed 9-Storey Apartment Building

Greatwise Developments Ltd. is proposing to add a 9-storey apartment building to the Playfair Towers property. The new building will be constructed on top of the exiting 3-level parking structure that … Read more

OC Transpo makes spring service adjustments

Ottawa – OC Transpo’s spring service starts Sunday, April 22. Minor route changes will be made to help us get ready for rail and the opening of O-Train Line 1, … Read more

Using a Presto card in Ottawa just got easier

Ottawa – Mayor Jim Watson, Transit Commission Chair Stephen Blais, Garry Griffin, Shoppers Drug Mart District Manager, and Annalise Czerny, PRESTO’s Executive Vice-President, were at a Shoppers Drug Mart in … Read more

WANTED: Pathway Patrol Volunteers

Ottawa’s pathways have amazing scenery to discover and are a great way to get in and around our city. The City’s Pathway Patrol program has been around since 1997 and … Read more

City recognized with Ontario Age-Friendly Community Recognition Award

Ottawa – The Government of Ontario has presented the City of Ottawa with an Ontario Age-Friendly Community Recognition Award for its development and implementation of the Older Adult Plan. This … Read more

City making it easy to use the green bin

The City needs to make it simple and easy for residents to keep organic material out of costly landfills. That is what Council was aiming to do with the recent … Read more