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
Culvert Replacement on Prince of Wales DrivePlease be advised that construction will begin shortly to replace a culvert on Prince of Wales Drive approximately 0.5 km south of Merivale Road. Duration of this project is expected to be 16 weeks ending in November 2014. This work will include 3 weekend closures of the roadway between Crestway Drive and Fallowfield Road to facilitate the placement of pre-cast culvert sections…Written on Tuesday, 22 July 2014 11:11 in Latest
East bridge over Jockvale Road to partially open MondayOttawa – On Monday, July 21, the City of Ottawa will open one lane of the east bridge on Jockvale Road to northbound traffic. For the first time, both the new bridges that cross the Jock River just north of the Stonebridge community will be in use. This will improve traffic flow through the community and shorten commute times.…Written on Monday, 21 July 2014 08:27 in Latest
New Transit Plans Bridge Missing Link in South OttawaOttawa – Gloucester – South-Nepean Councillor Steve Desroches is pleased that the new Strandherd-Armstrong Bridge will open a new transit link for Riverside South and Barrhaven residents. For the first time in the City’s history the Southwest Transitway will connect with the Southeast Transitway via the Strandherd-Armstrong Bridge beginning this Saturday, July 19. “The bridge opens a new door…Written on Thursday, 17 July 2014 11:17 in Latest
The Strandherd-Armstrong Bridge is Open!On July 12, 2014, I had the great pleasure of presiding over the official opening of the Strandherd-Armstrong Bridge. This new bridge, which spans the Rideau River between River Road and Prince of Wales Drive, provides new transit, traffic, cycling and pedestrian connections between the Riverside South and Barrhaven communities. The project has been my number one priority since I…Written on Saturday, 12 July 2014 15:28 in Latest
Strandherd-Armstrong Bridge Opening CelebrationI am pleased to share with you the invitation for the bridge opening to be held on Saturday, July 12, 2014. Mayor Jim Watson and Deputy Mayor Steve Desroches invite you to be a part of Ottawa’s history and join the local community in celebrating the 2014 Grand Opening of the Strandherd-Armstrong Bridge July 12, 2014, 1:00pm 1:15pm -…Written on Friday, 11 July 2014 09:22 in Bridge
Fall 2014 OC Transpo Service Improvements for Ward 22I am pleased to share with you the OC Transpo service improvements coming this fall for residents in Ward 22. Strandherd-Armstrong Bridge Service Extensions When the Strandherd-Armstrong Bridge opens, all trips that start/end at Nepean Woods Station on Route 94 will be extended to provide service between Nepean Woods and Riverview Station in Riverside South. On Route 99, trips that…Written on Tuesday, 08 July 2014 14:50 in Latest
Resurfacing of Albion RoadFor immediate release:July 8, 2014 Resurfacing of Albion and Leitrim Roads begins Wednesday Ottawa – Beginning on Wednesday, July 9, sections of Albion and Leitrim Roads will be resurfaced as part of the City’s renewal efforts to improve transportation in Riverside South–Leitrim. The specific road sections that will be repaved are: Albion Road from just north of Tullmore…Written on Tuesday, 08 July 2014 14:35 in Latest