Stats – 19 November 2021

19 November 2021

Weather: ❄️ 30 per cent chance of flurries. High of 2°, low of -5°

Number: $1.4 billion. The budget approved for fire, paramedic and bylaw services, housing, parks, recreation and facilities, employment and social services, children’s services, and long-term care by a City committee. This is approximately one-third of the City's budget. [Ottawa Citizen]

Ottawan of the Day: Dr Alicia RosenkrantzThe Carp doctor has received the Award of Merit from the Ontario College of Family Physicians. Rosenkrantz is also one of the few female mohels in Canada. [Ontario Family Physicians] h/t WestCarletonOnline

Quote: ‘We need to take away space currently devoted to private motor vehicles and give it to humans so they can breathe and enjoy a bit of wind in their hair​​​​​​​ – Brigitte Pellerin in the Citizen, sadvocasting that more public space be given to e-scooters. [Ottawa Citizen]

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