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  Ottawa City Council - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The Ottawa City Council is the governing body of the City of Ottawa, Ontario, Canada.
It is composed of 21 city councillors and the mayor.
Council members are elected to three year terms with the last election being the 2003 election.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Ottawa_City_Council   (153 words)

 Ottawa - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The population of the city proper is 808,391, while the population of the larger Ottawa region is 1,146,790 (2004).
Ottawa shares the area with the Quebec city of Gatineau (formerly comprised of the towns of Gatineau, Hull and Aylmer) across the Ottawa River.
Ottawa is also home to a minor league baseball team, the AAA farm team of the Baltimore Orioles, the Ottawa Lynx of the International League.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Ottawa   (3180 words)

 Encyclopedia: Ottawa City Council
City councils generally consist of several (usually somewhere between 5 and 50, depending on the citys size) elected aldermen or councillors.
City Councils of This is a list of incorporated cities of Canada in alphabetical order by province.
The Burlington City Council is the City Council responsible for the city of Burlington, Ontario, Canada.
www.nationmaster.com /encyclopedia/Ottawa-City-Council   (2491 words)

 ESPN.com - NHL - PLAYOFFS2002 - No complaints of referees allowed within zone
OTTAWA -- Poking fun at the Toronto Maple Leafs, the Ottawa city council passed a resolution banning complaints about bad officiating inside or within 500 meters of the Corel Centre.
The mayor and all 21 councilors wore Ottawa Senators jerseys to their meeting to support the NHL team in its battle against their provincial rivals.
After Ottawa's Daniel Alfredsson scored the winning goal in Monday's Game 3, Joseph was furious, arguing that he had been interfered with on the play.
espn.go.com /nhl/playoffs2002/s/2002/0508/1380245.html   (552 words)

 ipedia.com: Ottawa Article   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-07)
The Ottawa urban area extends for considerable distance to the east, west and south of the centre, and includes the former cities of Gloucester and Nepean.
In 2001, the city of Ottawa was amalgamated with the suburbs of Nepean, Kanata, Gloucester, Rockcliffe Park, Vanier and Cumberland, and the rural townships of West Carleton, Osgoode, Rideau and Goulbourn, along with the systems and infrastructure of the Ottawa-Carleton Regional Municipality, to become one municipality.
In the city the population is spread out with 25.3% under the age of 19, 6.9% from 20 to 24, 32.5% from 25 to 44, 23.8% from 45 to 64, and 11.5% who are 65 years of age or older.
www.ipedia.com /ottawa.html   (1335 words)

 Ottawa - Biocrawler definition:Ottawa - Biocrawler   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-07)
Ottawa is served by VIA Rail passenger service, by a number of airlines which fly into Macdonald-Cartier International Airport (better known as Ottawa International) and by a number of long distance bus companies, including Greyhound.
The city grew even further in importance when the Rideau Canal was constructed by Colonel John By to connect Ottawa with Kingston which was then the colonial capital of Canada.
While Ottawa is now a major metropolis and Canada's fourth largest city, at the time it was only a small logging town in the hinterland, far away from the colony's main cities, Quebec City and Montreal in Canada East, and Kingston, and Toronto in Canada West.
www.biocrawler.com /biowiki/Ottawa,_Ontario   (2314 words)

 Ottawa Business Journal - Home Page
Ottawa city council recently overturned a corporate services committee decision that could affect how contract and procurement practices are negotiated.
Eucan is currently under contract with the city to supply, maintain and operate on-street litter and recycling containers.
At council, Gloucester-Southgate Ward Councillor Diane Deans said the non-competitive approach does not have the appearance of fairness and other companies need to be involved in the bidding process.
www.ottawabusinessjournal.com /283419802954288.php   (799 words)

 CBC Ottawa - City council studies proposed budget   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-07)
Ottawa city council has begun studying its 2004 draft budget, which was tabled Wednesday.
She's the Ottawa waitress who got lung cancer from second-hand smoke in her workplace.
Meanwhile, the president of Ottawa's Chamber of Commerce says a proposal to cut funding to three of the city's economic agencies is a mistake.
ottawa.cbc.ca /regional/servlet/View?filename=ot_council20040211   (660 words)

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Ottawa City Council has approved a Bilingualism Policy (as it is called) to apply to the broad new territory included in Ottawa.
Ottawa will now enforce its idea of bilingualism on private businesses and community organizations that have the misfortune to become involved with the city.
Ottawa City Council, while claiming a special duty as Canada’s Capital, refused to discuss the fact that the Province of Quebec, just across the Ottawa River, is unilingual French and denies equality and employment to English-speaking Canadians.
www.humanrightsinstitute.com /May_28_2001.asp   (609 words)

 Region Approves Plan for Greener, More Liveable Downtown
Ottawa City Council and Regional Council have finally approved the Central Area Transportation Strategy (CATS): the document that dares to suggest reducing the number of cars entering the downtown, and that wants to make Ottawa's Central Area more pedestrian, bicycle and public-transit friendly.
Their recommendations include bike lanes and parking facilities dedicated to Ottawa's growing number of cycling commuters, more frequent and convenient transit access to the core, and the redesign of narrow, featureless and pedestrian-hostile sidewalks.
As for the Ottawa Board of Trade's assertion that congested sidewalks contribute to economic vitality, as in the Byward Market perhaps, the Urbanics Market Analysis of businesses located in the Market refers to current levels of congestion on crowded sidewalks as a deterrent to regular customers of many businesses.
perc.ca /PEN/1994-09/smythe.html   (1403 words)

 CBC Ottawa - Council urged to reform election finance rules   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-07)
Ottawa city council should change its election financing rules, before a scandal forces its hand, say some observers of municipal politics.
Last fall, Toronto council asked the province to change the Municipal Elections Act to allow cities to institute such a ban.
While the city hasn't had a major election finance scandal yet, he says it's just a matter of time as the city and its municipal campaigns grow.
www.cbc.ca /ottawa/story/ot-elxnreform20050519.html   (333 words)

 OFAC Home
The Ottawa Forests and Greenspace Advisory Committee (OFGAC) was established in the fall of 2001 to advise Ottawa City Council and provide a forum for citizens on issues related to trees and forests.
The committee has 15 members, appointed by City Council, from all areas of the City of Ottawa.
We welcome involvement and input from other citizens of Ottawa who are interested in the conservation and improvement of the urban and rural forests of this area.
www.ottawaforests.ca   (328 words)

 Ottawa City Council -- Facts, Info, and Encyclopedia article   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-07)
The Ottawa City Council is the governing body of the City of (The capital of Canada (located in southeastern Ontario across the Ottawa river from Quebec)) Ottawa, (A prosperous and industrialized province in central Canada) Ontario, (A nation in northern North America; the French were the first Europeans to settle in mainland Canada) Canada.
Council members are elected to three year terms with the last election being the (additional info and facts about 2003 election) 2003 election.
The council meets at (additional info and facts about Ottawa City Hall) Ottawa City Hall in downtown.
www.absoluteastronomy.com /encyclopedia/o/ot/ottawa_city_council.htm   (626 words)

 City of Ottawa - City Forms
The City of Ottawa's Corporate Services Department, Revenue Division, is requesting written authorization by means of this form to disclose your personal information to a third party pursuant to section 32 of the Municipal Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act R.S.O. 1990, c.M.56 (MFIPPA).
The City of Ottawa hopes to head off any human cases of West Nile virus by reducing the number of mosquito breeding sites and by using larvicide to prevent the most harmful kinds of mosquitoes from reaching maturity.
Grants are approved subject to the availability of funding, which is approved by Ottawa City Council as part of the overall City budget each year.
webcam.city.ottawa.on.ca /cityforms/search-action.do?row=10   (946 words)

 Towards the Ottawa Food Security Council
March 2001 — The publication "Food Security in Ottawa: A Community Profile" is jointly released by the OFSG and City of Ottawa People Services Department.
March 28, 2003 - The HRSS Committee recommends that Council confirm the appointment of Councillor J. Stavinga as City Council representative to the Ottawa Food Security Council.
May 14, 2003 - Ottawa City Council approves the appointment of Councillor Janet Stavinga as City Council Representative to the Ottawa Food Security Council.
www.spcottawa.on.ca /ofsc/History_OFSG.htmL   (485 words)

 Janet Stavinga, Ward 6, City of Ottawa councillor   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-07)
Janet Stavinga, Ward 6, City of Ottawa councillor
In 2000 she was elected as her community’s first member of the new Ottawa City Council.
In addition, Janet currently represents City Council on The Ottawa Partnership (TOP), a group of public and private sector representatives who provide leadership and advice on action required to improve and grow Ottawa’s economy.
www.janetstavinga.com /about.htm   (426 words)

 city>>city of ottawa
Your browser does not support script Welcome to the City of Ottawa Website On September 6, 1864, a town company was founded along the south side of the Marais des Cygnes, (River of Swans) where a...
Welcome to the City of Ottawa "City Forms" To find a form, enter the name of the form, key word(s) or a phrase.
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www.irancity.com /search-city-of-ottawa.aspx   (414 words)

 City Council Opposes Clayoquot Logging   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-07)
Ottawa City Council has approved a motion introduced by Councillor Joan O'Neill and seconded by Councillor George Brown concerning the logging on Clayoquot Sound.
The motion was approved by all council members except for Peter Hume (Alta Vista) who voted against it and Jack MacKinnon (Canterbury) who declared a conflict of interest.
Councillor O'Neill addressed a rally on Parliament Hill, September 1, organized by Friends of Clayoquot Sound during which she promised to present the motion to Ottawa City Council.
perc.ca /PEN/1993-10/clayoquot.html   (326 words)

 UTU: News
OTTAWA, Ont. - The head of a mass transit advocacy group thinks the city of Ottawa is being lead down the wrong track, the Canadian Broadcasting Company reported.
David Jeanes of Transport 2000 is concerned about a consultant's report that suggests the city spend $300 million to build an electric light-rail system to replace the diesel-powered O-Train.
Jeanes says the original plan for the O-Train called for the city to extend the service every couple of years at a cost of no more than $30 million each time.
www.utu.org /worksite/detail_news.cfm?ArticleID=8339   (136 words)

 CBC Ottawa - Candidate could join mom on city council   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-07)
There could soon be a mother and daughter sitting together on Ottawa's city council.
The candidate says she wouldn't have a problem sitting on city council with her mother.
Jan Harder admits that she told her daughter to wait a few years before running for a seat on city council.
ottawa.cbc.ca /regional/servlet/View?filename=ot-harder20051013   (233 words)

 Protest Ottawa Public Library Closures   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-07)
Unless you speak up, the City of Ottawa could close three library branches this month -- a devastating loss to readers and science fiction fans.
Part of the draft budget is a cut of $1.6M to the Ottawa Public Library budget.
Because of the city's current budget "crisis", the Mayor has decreed that libraries must be sacrificed because a fire station might also be closed.
osfs.ncf.ca /library.htm   (357 words)

 Shrubs rear Ottawa and Smith Avenue August, 2002
Your clients, the City of WSP are closing all lines of communication in an endeavor to avoid receiving information regarding the matters scheduled to go before the City Council Meeting tonight.
Please be advised that I am not aware of the City "closing all lines of communication." I have received all of the information you faxed and sent via e-mail and will have it available for the Council to review.
The hearing is the appropriate forum for you to address the Council to be assured that they are all receiving the information at the same time and in the same manner.
www.angelfire.com /mn3/abuseofpower/AUGUST2002ALLEY.html   (1717 words)

 Ottawa Start | City Council Update
The City of Ottawa is Canada's largest rural city.
The City will generally enforce the by-law if complaints are received.
Ottawa's the Polytones and Department of Foreign Affairs
www.ottawastart.com /story/2282.php   (1126 words)

 Ottawa Start | City Council Update
Council by serving as a means to keep the business community informed and as
Shukri D'Jama is the founder and Director of the Ottawa Somali
Saadia Nuh is a Multicultural Liaison Officer with the Ottawa
www.ottawastart.com /story/1411.php   (735 words)

 Ottawa Forests Advisory Committee
The urban forest includes individual city trees (and other vegetation) as well as woodlots and forests within the City of Ottawa.
For issues affecting rural forest areas in the City, the committee will report through the Agriculture and Rural Affairs Committee to City Council.
OFGAC must report annually to City Council through the Planning and Environment Committee (timing to be determined by the chair, advisory committee coordinator, and city clerk) on the activities of the committee in the current year and on its workplan for the following year.
www.ottawaforests.ca /terms_e.htm   (594 words)

 Ottawa Independent Media Center   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-07)
Protestors from Ottawa, Toronto, Montreal and all surrounding areas converged on Ottawa today in the thousands.
The rally began at noon in front of Ottawa city hall.
Speakers representing Ottawa city council, unions, the Mohawk nation and many other groups set the tone for the massive march: George W. Bush is not welcome in Ottawa.
ottawa.indymedia.ca /en/2004/11/84.shtml   (1755 words)

 SportsFilter | When rivalries get official: Blue and White legislated out of Ottawa.
Coming from an Ottawa family who's still mostly split between Leafs and Habs, I'm impressed with the number of converts that Ottawa's won over in the past ten years.
It's just a jab by Ottawa city council, in good humour.
And since the bylaw-happy city council is positively loathed by hockey fans (due to some utterly asinine legislation), they're doing this out of a desperate need for good press.
www.sportsfilter.com /comments.cfm/2960   (816 words)

 Ottawa IL, City of Ottawa, Illinois - Home Page
View the Ottawa Visitors Calendar for upcoming community events.
Visitors to Ottawa soon discover why it was one of the first great cities to sprout from the Illinois Prairie.
Ottawa City Hall · 301 West Madison Street · Ottawa, IL 61350
www.cityofottawa.org   (74 words)

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