Naming 'Foot Guards Park' with members of the Governor General's Foot Guards and Mayor Watson.
The Governor General's Foot Guards descended on Barrhaven for the opening of Foot Guards Park
Celebrating the official naming of 'Gus Este Park' in Barrhaven after local Korean War Veteran and volunteer Gus Este
Thanks to the Xicheng District of Beijing and the Embassy of the People's Republic of China for the donation of two stone guardian lions to Water Dragon Park in Barrhaven.
Doors Open Ottawa Launch, May 28, 2013
At the announcement of Accessibility Funding for Fred Barrett Arena to ensure that all residents can have access to this community recreation facility.
With actor Adam Beech and Mayor Watson on the set of 'Crook' being filled in Ward 22.
With Governor General David Johnston celebrating the Official Opening of Diamond Jubilee Park in Findlay Creek
Laying a wreath at Brian Good Avenue in Riverside South in recognition of Trooper Good's sacrifice
Being presented by Mayor Watson with a City of Ottawa population sign reflecting the arrival of my twins!
Raising the flag of India at City Hall with India High Commissioner S.M. Gavai in honour of the Independence Day of India
With Mayor Watson presenting U.S. Ambassador David Jacobson and his family with a commemorative framed photo in honour of American Independence Day
Honoured to present a plaque commemorating the 100th Anniversary of the opening of the Chateau Laurier to Mr. Claude Sauve, the famous hotel's General Manager.
With Max Keeping at the Giant Tiger Bells Corners fundraiser for the Children's Wish Foundation
Helping out at McHappy Day at McDonalds on Fallowfield Road in Barrhaven
Signing the Olympic Flag with students from Ecole elementaire Jean-Robert-Gauthier.
With Mayor Watson trying out some of the equipment on display at the Ottawa Light Rail Transit (OLRT) Trade Show.
Dropping the puck with Mayor Watson at the Hockey Day in Canada celebrations in Riverside South.
At the 'Hail to the Chief' Charity Fundraiser in support of Project s.t.e.p. and in recognition of Chief White's service to our community.
At the groundbreaking of the new Carsons Road Development. This project will provide 26 new residential units for families in need through OCH.
Mayor Jim Watson and Deputy Mayor Steve Desroches with Giordano from St. Jerome Elementary School, winner of the annual Christmas Card contest for 2011.
With Bob Hodgins, Smart about Salt; Tony DiGiovanni, Landscape Ontario; and Dean Karakasis, BOMA after a successful Smart About Salt Summit.
Grand Opening of the new Algonquin Centre for Construction Excellence.
Cutting the ribbon at the Grand Opening of the new Future Shop location in Barrhaven
At the official opening of Limebank Road, no longer one of Ontario's Worst Roads.
Home Based Business Guide Hits the Shelves
Honoured to meet Astronault Steve MacLean
At the new Ottawa Convention Centre
Celebrating the start of constructon on the Southwest Transitway
Announcing the upgrades to Earl Armstrong Road
City Committee Honours Veterans with ‘Vimy Memorial Bridge’ in South OttawaOttawa, ON – Gloucester – South-Nepean Councillor Steve Desroches is pleased to announce the City’s Transportation Committee has approved the commemorative naming proposal to rename the Strandherd-Armstrong Bridge the “Vimy Memorial Bridge”. The Royal Canadian Legion Branch South Carleton 314 Manotick and the Royal Canadian Legion Branch 641 Barrhaven submitted an application to rename the bridge, which spans the…Written on Wednesday, 01 October 2014 11:42 in Latest
South Ottawa Water Tank Environmental AssessmentCity Council recently approved the Environmental Assessment for the future elevated water storage tank in South Ottawa. The City’s Infrastructure Master Plan has identified the need for a water storage tank to serve existing and future development in South Ottawa. The water tank would balance the predicted future peak hourly demands, and contribute to the deferral of a water purification…Written on Tuesday, 30 September 2014 12:18 in Latest
Enbridge Gas Pipeline Installation (Prince of Wales Dr/Strandherd Dr)Enbridge Gas Distribution is installing a new eight-inch steel natural gas pipeline in Ottawa to meet the growing demand for natural gas in the Riverside and Barrhaven areas. The natural gas pipeline will run along Prince of Wales Dr and Strandherd Dr and will connect two existing lines. The new pipeline route is shown in the map below. This project…Written on Monday, 29 September 2014 13:40 in Latest
Greater Nepean Chamber of Commerce Breakfast - September 23, 2014Thank you to the Greater Nepean Chamber of Commerce for inviting me to speak at their monthly breakfast on Tuesday, September 23rd, 2014 and for sending me this copy of my presentation.Written on Friday, 26 September 2014 14:44 in Latest
Panda Park Scores Touchdown at City HallOTTAWA - September 24, 2014 –On the heels of the annual Panda Game being played between the Carleton Ravens and the Ottawa Gee Gees, Councillor Steve Desroches is pleased that Ottawa City Council has approved the suggestion to name a local Barrhaven park as “Panda Park”. “The Panda Game has showcased the friendly rivalry between the Carleton Ravens…Written on Wednesday, 24 September 2014 08:44 in News
Summerhill Park Concept Plans and Public ConsultationI am happy to share with residents the concept plan and proposed park amenities panel for Summerhill Park, located at 560 Summerhill Street, in the Riverside South community. Proposed amenities for this park include tennis courts, mini-soccer field, junior and senior playground, swings, shade structure, rink bunker and lighting for small and large puddle rinks, pathway connections to the…Written on Monday, 22 September 2014 10:24 in Latest
Leitrim East Neighbourhood Park Public Consultation and Concept PlansI am pleased to share with residents the concept plans for the Leitrim East neighbourhood park located at 920 Littlerock Street. The proposed park amenities include junior and senior playground, swings, splash pad, shade structure, picnic area, sand and water play zone, free play zones, naturalized planting areas to double as visual screening to surrounding rear yards, adult and…Written on Monday, 22 September 2014 08:17 in Latest