Traffic

Committee Update: Gateway speed-limit signs coming to Ottawa

Ottawa  ̶  Gateway speed-limit signs, which mark the start and end of areas with lower speed limits, could soon be coming to Ottawa. The City’s Transportation Committee today approved their … Read more

City has converted 50 per cent of its street lights to LED – so far

Ottawa – Mayor Jim Watson, Transportation Committee Chair Keith Egli, Environment and Climate Protection Committee Chair David Chernushenko, Hydro Ottawa President and Chief Executive Officer Bryce Conrad, and Chief Energy … Read more

STEP to focus on cycling safety and construction zones

Ottawa – The Gatineau Police Service and Ottawa Police Service’s Selective Traffic Enforcement Program (STEP) will focus on cycling safety and construction zones during the month of June. Cycling Safety … 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

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

BELFAST YARD MAINTENANCE, STORAGE AND ADMINISTRATION FACILITY EXPANSION

On Thursday, March 30, I held a Belfast Yard Expansion Public Meeting open to residents of Avenues O and P. The meeting was organized following the release of the Stage … Read more

Seasonal load restrictions to go into effect for heavy vehicles

Ottawa – Beginning at 12:01 a.m. on Monday, March 5, seasonal load restrictions are in effect. Commercial vehicles or trailers with a gross vehicle weight in excess of five tonnes … Read more

Get the most out of Winterlude activities

Ottawa – Winterlude runs every weekend from February 2 to 19 with many activities happening at City facilities: City Hall, Lansdowne Park and Shenkman Arts Centre. Marion Dewar Plaza at … Read more

STEP to focus on following too close and stop sign violations in January

Ottawa – The Gatineau Police Service and Ottawa Police Service’s Selective Traffic Enforcement Program (STEP) will focus on following too close and stop sign violations during the month of January. … Read more

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