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Sinkhole answers expected Friday

  By Jon Willing ,Ottawa Sun First posted: Thursday, December 06, 2012 06:46 PM EST | Updated: Thursday, December 06, 2012 10:45 PM EST Residents will finally get answers Friday about what caused the sinkhole on Highway 174 last September. …

City says Plasco trash-to-energy plant contract ‘very close’

By Jon Willing ,Ottawa Sun First posted: Tuesday, November 20, 2012 02:20 PM EST | Expect the city’s deal with Plasco Energy Group to be signed by the middle of December, River Coun. Maria McRae told reporters Tuesday. “I anticipate …

Trash mystery solved

By Mike Aubry ,Ottawa Sun   First posted: Monday, November 19, 2012 08:27 PM EST | Updated: Monday, November 19, 2012 08:30 PM EST     Residents shouldn’t leap to conclusions when they see piles of garbage across the city …

Lowest sewage spillage into Ottawa River in 7 years

By Jon Willing ,Ottawa Sun First posted: Thursday, November 15, 2012 06:14 PM EST | Updated: Thursday, November 15, 2012 06:28 PM EST The City of Ottawa appears to be cleaning up its act when it comes to sewer spills. …

Want to lower speeds? Bring back photo radar

By Joanne Chianello, Ottawa Citizen November 9, 2012                 OTTAWA — Speed kills. At least that’s what those big digital signs on the highway tell us. Whether speed was involved in the cycling …

City of Ottawa revved up for electric car station 108

  By Kelly Roche ,Ottawa Sun First posted: Sunday, November 04, 2012 01:05 PM EST | Updated: <:time title=”Sun Nov 4 21:44:17 EST 2012″ datetime=”2012-11-05T02:44:17Z”>Sunday, November 04, 2012 09:44 PM EST                 A …

City’s biking and walking dreams stymied by engineering demands

By David Reevely, Ottawa Citizen November 2, 2012 OTTAWA — Big dreams from Ottawa’s city planning department about making the city a great place to bike and walk often run hard into the cold calculations of its own engineers. “It …

City and Hydro Ottawa Install Free Public Electric Car Charger

Sarah Anderson, 580 CFRA News Thursday, November 1, 2012 The City and Hyrdo Ottawa have teamed together to launch a six-month pilot project, operating a free public charging station for electric vehicles and extended range hybrids. Councillor Maria McRae said …

Councillor touts benefits of biweekly trash pickup

By Chris Hofley ,Ottawa Sun First posted: Sunday, October 28, 2012 03:35 PM EDT | Updated: Sunday, October 28, 2012 11:37 PM EDT The city has done everything it can to make the transition to biweekly garbage collection as seamless …

Airport Parkway Bridge back on track

  By Doug Hempstead ,Ottawa Sun First posted: Thursday, October 25, 2012 10:49 PM EDT | Updated: Friday, October 26, 2012 12:12 PM EDT Click here to view the video. Maria McRae rivals her council colleague Steve Desroches when it …