25 January 2022
Weather: ❄️ 30% chance of flurries. High of -10°, low of -31°.
Number: 2.8 million square feet. The size of the largest Amazon warehouse in Canada, which is located in Barrhaven. The site has just been sold to a real estate consortium. [Real Estate News Exchange]
Quote: ‘"This whole food banking thing should be cut right down to minimal. So if somebody has an emergency, yes, but this is not an emergency’ – Karen Secord, executive director of the Parkdale Food Centre, reacting to a uOttawa study that shows food banks have migrated from an emergency service to a day-to-day resource. [CBC]