News and Announcements

News and Announcements

  • Christmas Tree Disposal - Christmas Tree Disposal Commissioner Marla Rodriguez has announced that the City of Ottawa will collect Christmas trees again this year at the Riordan Pool parking lot through January 30, 2021. Residents are advised to drop off trees at the designated location near the northeast corner of the parking lot.
  • Snow Removal from Sidewalks - SNOW REMOVAL FROM SIDEWALKS The City of Ottawa is reminding its residents and business owners that Sec 86-94 of Ottawa’s Municipal Code requires the property owner or occupant to remove snow and ice accumulating on the abutting sidewalks within 24 hours after any snowfall has ceased. If the snow or ice cannot be removed, the
  • Selecting A Contractor - Selecting A Contractor The City of Ottawa requires any contractor doing work within the City to be registered and licensed. The Community Development Department maintains a current register of licensed contractors. If you have been satisfied with work done by licensed local contractors, try them first. If they cannot help you, ask them for recommendations.
  • City’s Comprehensive Plan is Being Updated - The City of Ottawa is updating their comprehensive plan! For updates to the Plan and to share your thoughts, please click here. Make sure to check frequently for public meetings regarding the Plan.