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ULI Explores Ottawa’s Future as a Major Urban Centre at 2017 Fireside Chat

By: William Cohen, Carleton University See Who Attended Here Presentation: Ottawa’s Transformation, Steven Willis Presentation: Light Rail Transit Drives Transformation, John Manconi     On Wednesday, September 19th, ULI Toronto hosted the 2017 Ottawa Fireside Chat at the Borden Ladner Gervais (BLG LLP) offices, overlooking the iconic Parliament buildings. Ottawa, a city transitioning from its mid-sized government town status to that of an up-and-coming centre for urban life, commerce, technology and culture, is investing enormously in rapid transit infrastructure and transit-oriented development centres. To shed some light on Ottawa’s future, … Read More

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