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
Site Plan Application for 1420 Earl Armstrong RoadThe City’s Planning Department has received a site plan application for 1420 Earl Armstrong Road.The site is located in the southeast corner of the intersection of Earl Armstrong Road and Limebank Road. The applicant wishes to construct a multi-building retail shopping centre on the site. The site will feature ground level storefront facilities all within walking distance to the…Written on Tuesday, 16 September 2014 09:17 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 Friday, 12 September 2014 13:40 in Latest
Deputy Mayor Desroches to be Guest Speaker at Upcoming Chamber of Commerce BreakfastThe Greater Nepean Chamber of Commerce has invited me to be their guest speaker at their upcoming breakfast meeting on September 23, 2014. The Greater Nepean Chamber of Commerce represents over 300 members who employ 100's of local residents. The Chamber works diligently together to ensure mutual success, a strong local economy, provide business connections and to create a vibrant…Written on Friday, 12 September 2014 10:28 in Latest
Minto Recreation Centre Barrhaven now taking course registrations for Winter 2015I am pleased to announce the Winter 2015 courses are now available for you to book via the Minto Recreation Centre - Barrhaven's special page on the City of Ottawa website. These courses were not available at the time of printing the annual Fall Recreation Guide and were therefore not included in the regular course listing. For your benefit, I…Written on Tuesday, 09 September 2014 15:09 in Latest
Apply now for 2015 civic events program fundingOttawa – Get ready to celebrate in 2015. The City of Ottawa is inviting local not-for-profit organizations such as volunteer-based community or recreation associations, to apply for funding to provide one to two-day civic events that include free admission, foster civic pride and bring a community together. These events must be linked to, and celebrate a civic/statutory holiday in Ontario…Written on Monday, 08 September 2014 09:43 in Latest
Summerhill Park Public Consultation and Concept PlansI 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, 08 September 2014 08:29 in News
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, 08 September 2014 08:17 in Latest