Infrastructure

Construction begins on $7 Million Fire Station

Blais delivers major safety improvement for Orléans

Cumberland Councillor Stephen Blais alongside Mayor Jim Watson celebrated the groundbreaking of what will be the newest fire station in Ottawa, Station 55.

“This is a big win for the Orléans community,” says Councillor Blais.  “We have had huge growth in the past few years, and soon it will become difficult for the Ottawa Fire Service to keep up. Having a station like this in the heart of the neighbourhood will surely bring peace of mind to Cumberland Ward residents”.

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Light Rail / Train Léger

LRT TO ORLÉANS CHUGGING ALONG

LRT TO ORLÉANS CHUGGING ALONG

Dear Friends,

Today, I was very pleased to join Mayor Jim Watson in announcing the City of Ottawa’s plans to move forward with Stage 2 of our Light Rail Transit project, which will connect Ottawa; East, West and South together.

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Parks / Parcs

Blais Delivers on Major Cycling & Pedestrian Project

Blais Delivers on Major Cycling & Pedestrian Project

Trans Orléans Cycling and Pedestrian Pathway Construction Set to Begin

Cumberland City Councillor Stephen Blais is proud to announce that a major 2014 election commitment, the Trans Orléans Cycling and Pedestrian Pathway, is in its final design stage and should be shovel ready by this fall.

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OC Transpo

Blais on the Bus

Blais on the Bus

As Ottawa prepares for the arrival of LRT in 2018, OC Transpo has recently been going through some changes. These changes are occurring here in Cumberland Ward and across the city. As most of you will have noticed, the biggest change is the elimination of the express premium that took effect prior to ringing in the New Year. This change will save former express pass holders up to $201 a year. But there have also been other changes, particularly to local routes.

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