Friday December 31, 2021

Stats – 31 December 2021

Weather: ❄️ 40 per cent chance of flurries. High of 0°, low of -2°

Number: 20. The birthday that La Ville de Gatineau celebrates today. Gatineau was formed by combining the former cities of Buckingham, Masson-Angers, Gatineau, Hull and Aylmer, creating Québec's fourth largest city. [Le Droit

Ottawan of the Day:  Mike DiDomizio. The Ottawa software developer has created a tool to find available rapid COVID-19 test appointments at pharmacies, a service not provided by the Province. [Ottawa Citizen] [Appointment Helper]

Quote: ‘I just wish they gave people the choice on the decision to come to games instead of just kind of taking it away’ – Ottawa Senatos captain Brady Tkachuk on the Province's decision to limit NHL games to 1,000 spectators. [Ottawa]

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