Stats – 8 September 2021

8 September 2021

Weather: 🌦️ 30% chance of showers. High of 22°, low of 15°

Number: 5. Where Ottawa lies on a list of the Top 8 cities to visit in Canada, according to Men’s Health magazine. [Men's Health]

Ottawan of the Day: Bill Wilson. The farmer and musician has spent his life in rural West Carleton, and he has released a song about it – Kilmaurs Road. [YouTube] [West Carleton Online (Paywalled  – but worth it)

Quote: ‘Raw sewage is my deciding factor in housing — I never really thought I would have that standard’ – Celine Chorney, who is finding that cheap rentals in Ottawa have high costs. [CBC]

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