Lansdowne building


Lansdowne features everything from relaxation to recreation. From shopping, restaurants, and entertainment – it has something for everyone to enjoy!

City of Ottawa activities: painting, yoga, skating, dancing, tennis and karate

Fall-Winter Recreation

Register for a wide variety of Fall and Winter recreation programs.

Early Bird Registration for Fall Cleaning the Capital

Cleaning the Capital

Register your litter pickup or graffiti removal project by September 14 to be eligible to win an early bird prize donated by our generous sponsors.

Marie McIntosh receives the City Builder Award

City Builder Award

Marie McIntosh receives the Mayor’s City Builder Award.

Summer in the City

Summer in the City

See what’s happening around Ottawa this summer!


Traffic Notification

Possible delays if you’re traveling to the Ottawa International Airport. OC Transpo routes to the airport are operating as usual. Expect delays & allow for extra time.

Rules for Election Signs

With the announcement of the 2015 federal election the City of Ottawa reminds candidates of municipal regulations on election signs.

Traffic Notification

OC Transpo buses are now using Highway 417 from Nicholas to the Split. Stay out of bus-only lanes and make way for emergency vehicles.

Main Street northbound traffic restrictions

Mayor's Corner

Get to know Ottawa's Mayor, Jim Watson

Your City Councillor

Get to know your City Councillor.

Council and Committee Meetings and Reports

Live Standing Committee Audio Casts
(Note: If a meeting is currently live, the slide will indicate which Committee.)