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Sections of Carp Road Park and Ride will be will be closed intermittently from August 2 to early September 2017, due to upgrade work being done at the facility. The work will take place in stages during the daytime, and the facility will remain operational at reduced capacity throughout. The upgrades include surface paving, additional lighting, concrete repairs, a new bus pad and bike racks. Directional signage will guide pedestrians during sidewalk repairs. For more updates on the construction and road work activity happening across the city, or for information about traffic and travel...
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City of Ottawa | August 1, 2017 - 13:15 | City of Ottawa - Media Relations / Ville d'Ottawa - Relations avec les médias
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 activities for all ages, including swimming lessons, fitness classes, general-interest courses, sports and instruction in the arts. Registration for swimming and aquafitness classes begins online and by phone (613-580-2588) on Monday, August 14 at 9 p.m. and in person at City recreation facilities on Tuesday, August 15 during regular business hours. Registration for all other classes begins online and by phone (613-580-2588...
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City of Ottawa | August 1, 2017 - 11:00 | City of Ottawa - Media Relations / Ville d'Ottawa - Relations avec les médias
The post Why foreign press should stop fawning over Trudeau appeared first on Macleans.ca.
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Macleans | July 31, 2017 - 16:50 | Kris Hessey
A number of projects scheduled to begin next week will have impacts on traffic in Ottawa: Ottawa Regional Road 174 – Lane reductions in both directions of Ottawa Regional Road 174, between Trim Road and Quigley Hill Road, will be in place until Friday, August 4 between 9 a.m. and 3 p.m. while culvert work takes place.   Ottawa Regional Road 174 – Ottawa Regional Road 174, between Cameron Street and Trim Road, will be closed beginning on Friday, August 4 at 10 p.m. until Monday, August 7 at noon, for private development work.   Richmond Road – Beginning on Monday, July 31...
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City of Ottawa | July 28, 2017 - 16:00 | City of Ottawa - Media Relations / Ville d'Ottawa - Relations avec les médias
The City of Ottawa wants your input on the projects, policies, programs and services that affect your daily life. From open houses to workshops and online consultations, your feedback helps shape City decisions. The following online opportunity is available: Marketing of unhealthy food and drinks to children and youth: Ottawa Public Health (OPH) wants feedback on marketing unhealthy food and drinks to children and youth. The City offers residents a variety of opportunities to share information, consult and collaborate. Stay informed on upcoming engagement opportunities to see your...
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City of Ottawa | July 27, 2017 - 15:45 | City of Ottawa - Media Relations / Ville d'Ottawa - Relations avec les médias
What’s Happening Ottawa provides the latest on theatre, music and outings for the entire family. Some shows sell out quickly, so be sure to look ahead at what’s happening in the coming weeks and get your tickets early. Here is a list of some of the things happening at City facilities this week. Remember there are great programs at City museums, at recreation centres and free activities at City Hall all summer long.   Archaeology month Jean Pigott Place August 1 to 31 Produced in partnership with the Cultural Education Centre at Kitigan Zibi Anishinabeg First Nation, the exhibit...
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City of Ottawa | July 27, 2017 - 15:30 | City of Ottawa - Media Relations / Ville d'Ottawa - Relations avec les médias
La Machine, an Ottawa 2017 Signature Event, will take place across downtown Ottawa this weekend, from July 27 to 30. To accommodate La Machine’s giant mechanical creatures and tens of thousands of spectators, this event will involve significant and rolling traffic impacts for motorists, and intermittent disruptions for cyclists. The full list of closures is available on ottawa.ca. The road closures will impact on-street parking in the downtown area. Temporary special event signage will be in place to inform motorists where and when stopping and parking will be prohibited. Pay &...
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City of Ottawa | July 27, 2017 - 11:00 | City of Ottawa - Media Relations / Ville d'Ottawa - Relations avec les médias
The City of Ottawa wants to remind residents, motorists, and transit customers that major traffic impacts are expected this weekend as a result of special events. A full list of impacts, including road closures and detours, can be found on the traffic report on the City’s website. Some of the special events and activities happening this weekend include: La Machine – The Long Ma and Kumo creatures from La Machine will roam Ottawa roads this weekend resulting in numerous and significant traffic impacts and delays on OC Transpo and STO routes through downtown Ottawa. Daily maps and the...
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City of Ottawa | July 26, 2017 - 17:15 | City of Ottawa - Media Relations / Ville d'Ottawa - Relations avec les médias

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