City of Ottawa
Ash trees are commonly found in streets, parks, and forests throughout Ottawa and the rest of Ontario. (Figure 1). There are three species in Eastern Ontario: white, green, red and black ash.
Due to the Emerald Ash Borer, a Ministerial Order has been issued by the Federal Government restricting the movement of wood out of Ottawa and Gatineau. The City of Ottawa is asking that you do so with care. We all play an important part in limiting the spread of this invasive species.
See information for woodlot owners to combat Emerald Ash borer.
Emerald Ash Borer is a non-native, highly destructive wood-boring beetle that feeds under the bark of ash trees. Find out how to identify ash trees, how to identify infested ash trees, and how to slow down the spread of the emerald ash borer.
Give back to your community, gain valuable experience, meet new people. Check out the City of Ottawa's volunteer opportunities!
Young at Art celebrates the creativity and talent of Ottawa's young visual artists. It brings the work of young visual artists (Aged 12 to 19) to local art galleries across the city.
You should get at least one hour of physical activity per day! Learn how you can get your daily dose of exercise through different City activities.
Youth Zone workshops
The Youth Zone offers a variety of job workshops from interview skills to resume writing. Check out dates and times and how to register!
Cycling education courses
Want to improve your confidence and ability to ride around the City? Take a look at some of the cycling courses offered from April to October!
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