Council chambers

2015–2018 City Strategic Plan

Read about the strategic plan that will provide the framework for Council and City staff decision-making and guide future budget.

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

Fall-Winter Recreation Guide

Fall Recreation eGuide available now. Registration begins soon! Discover a world of activities in your neighbourhood!

Summer in the City

Summer in the City

See what’s happening around Ottawa this summer!

Ribbon cutting at archaeology exhibit

Archaeology Month

This is your opportunity to learn more about the region and the history that’s been unearthed over the years. Check out dates, time and places for exhibits.

Ottawa’s Confederation Line in progress

Ottawa’s Confederation Line

Construction on the light rail transit project continues.


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.)