What’s flex space, you may ask? Basically, it’s a type of shared street space. If the city feels that there’s not enough space to accommodate all uses of a street—or that demand is not consistent enough to devoting space to a specific use 24/7—they’ll deem some of the space “flex space”. It’s like multi-use space, though usually only one use can happen at a time.
A new study by the CD Howe institute suggests that federal government spending is out of control and ought to be contained by cutting “soaring” employee pay and benefits.
Ottawa Police and the Ottawa Fire Service are investigating an early morning fire on Wellington Street West that took the life of a man in his 40s.
The City of Ottawa has announced that on Wednesday, Nov. 23, the Hog’s Back swing bridge will be closed from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. for preventative maintenance.
The Ottawa Police Service Sexual Assault and Child Abuse Section has charged an Ottawa man with sexual offences dating back to the early-to-mid 1970s
The Ottawa Police Criminal Investigations Unit is investigating a stabbing that occurred on Calaveras Avenue in Nepean Wednesday.
A man police say is behind two motel robberies and two bank robberies in the Ottawa area is in custody.
Ottawa Mayor Jim Watson has revealed the first images of Ottawa’s new LRT train, which, if all goes according to plan, will begin carrying commuters in 2018. The assembly line pic reveals a red, white and black streetcar look with the city’s “O” logo on the front beneath the windshield. Watson posted the picture to…
Hey remember all those ads about the War of 1812 and about how we should all learn about it? That whole thing was run by the government of Canada at a cost of a shade under $30 million (not including a bunch of other immeasurable costs from other departments like employee salaries, etc.). If you…
Every so often, the federal government will take a closer look at some of the many programs and initiatives it funds to see whether or not they’re, you know, doing anything. It recently did so for the Canada Media Fund, which it, along with Canada’s major broadcasters, supports financially. The CMF review, completed in April…