Blackburn Park Splash Pad Construction

I am pleased to announce that the City of Ottawa will begin construction of the Blackburn Park Splash Pad the week of May 17, 2021. Construction of this brand-new splashpad will take place over several weeks, with the completion of the project later this summer. This new park feature’s design was chosen by the community,…

Outdoor Rinks in Innes Ward

Did you know that Innes Ward has an incredible 18 outdoor community skating rinks, many of which are maintained by volunteers? Some are boarded, large rinks, others are puddle rinks; they all provide a much-needed outlet for the community to skate and play in the great outdoors. The beauty of these rinks is that for…

Budget 2021

Draft Budget 2021 is a no-frills budget that strikes a balance between supporting evolving community needs during this pandemic and delivering essential municipal services, while also advancing Council’s priorities. This is integral, both to our community’s recovery and to Ottawa’s future prosperity. Many residents in our community face continued financial hardship; it’s more important than…

Carrière Park Now Open!

Following the public consultation I held at the end of 2019 asking residents which of two much-needed park upgrade designs they preferred most, construction at Carrière park began in early 2020. I am happy to announce that this project is now complete! As of this week of August 17, 2020, residents may enjoy their much-anticipated…