Latest News for: Ottawa streets


Out at Camp creates safe spaces in wild places for 2SLGBTQIA+ community

Ottawa Business Journal 01 Mar 2024
Out at Camp held its inaugural flannel-attired fundraiser Thursday night at EGO Space, a special events venue located on Bank Street in downtown Ottawa ... job application deadline for new Ottawa Night Mayor is today).

More than 100 show for meeting on MLK Jr. Boulevard project near downtown Lansing

Lansing State Journal 01 Mar 2024
Boulevard work is based on how to best adjust the road to handle the two-way conversion of Ottawa and Allegan streets, said Andy Kilpatrick, public service director for the city, who fielded questions at Letts Thursday for more than an hour.

Some Westside residents fear a loss of safety, history if median on MLK Jr. Boulevard goes

Lansing State Journal 29 Feb 2024
The work would start north of Interstate 496 and Union Missionary Baptist Church and finish near Ionia Street, where the median now ends ... Allegan and Ottawa streets will be converted to two-way streets this year after the major roadwork is completed.

Trump sees lower support in Ottawa County than statewide — and other primary results

Holland Sentinel 28 Feb 2024
There were 62,890 ballots cast in Ottawa County during the primary, a voter turnout of 26.5% ... Trump earned just 60.9% of the Republican votes in Ottawa County ... 3.2% of the vote in Ottawa County.

As drugs overwhelm this downtown block, is safer supply the problem or the solution?

CBC 28 Feb 2024
The 300 block of Rideau Street is one of Ottawa's top crime hot spots, and the community is blaming an invasion of drug traffickers they believe are drawn to legally prescribed opioid medications ... .

City committee to consider Smart Living’s nine-storey Nelson Street proposal

Ottawa Business Journal 26 Feb 2024
An Ottawa firm that wants to tear down a row of buildings on Bank Street and replace them with a residential and commercial development will see a separate proposal for a rental complex in Lowertown go before a city committee this week.

Wallack’s Art Supplies and Framing to create welcoming space in new location

Ottawa Business Journal 26 Feb 2024
... Art Supplies and Framing is currently located on Bank Street ... His son John then took over the business, moving to its current Bank Street location in the 1970s and adding stores in Ottawa and beyond.

Petition calls on Ottawa to rename street outside Russian Embassy in honour of Alexei Navalny

CTV 24 Feb 2024
An online petition is calling on the City of Ottawa to rename a portion of Charlotte Street in front of the Russian Embassy to 'Navalny Street' in honour of opposition leader Alexei Navalny, who died last week ... .

Tent City Nation: Are Canada's homeless encampments here to stay?

Toronto Sun 23 Feb 2024
Ottawa faces a similar problem ... “We’re paying for it today,” he told an Ottawa audience in January ... (The City of Ottawa even sought an injunction in an effort to evict protesting truckers parked on downtown streets in February 2022.).

Concern over Hunka scandal contributed to delay in unveiling Victims of Communism memorial: Documents

Toronto Sun 22 Feb 2024
The Ottawa memorial was supposed to be unveiled Nov ... / ... The $7.5-million Memorial to the Victims of Communism, financed mainly by the federal government, is now essentially completed at a fenced-off site along Wellington Street in downtown Ottawa ... .

Township prepares for Ferry Street Project

Grand Haven Tribune 22 Feb 2024
Grand Haven Township is preparing to construct a water transmission main on Ferry Street in Grand Haven later this year. The project, in partnership with Ottawa County Road Commission and the city of ...