9 August 2021
Weather: ☀️ A mix of sun and cloud. High of 31°, low of 20°
Number: 1.8 per cent, 1.5 per cent, 1.75 per cent, 1.8 per cent, and two per cent. The increase in salary that unionized City workers have been awarded for 2020, 2021, 2022, 2023, and 2024 after arbitration. [Ottawa Citizen]
Ottawans of the Day: Daniel Demois and Andy Willick. The duo, who have bought the ByTowne Cinema, are planning for a September relaunch. [Apartment 613]
Quote: ‘Dog poop in the parks is a far bigger priority to voters than you might think’ – Sun columnist Susan Sherring on her experience running for City council in 2014 [Ottawa Sun]
Sports: CFL Ottawa Redblacks 16 – Edmonton Elks 12, last Saturday. The Redblacks meet Saskatchewan on the 21st. CPL Hamilton Forge 2 – Atlético Ottawa 0, yesterday. Ottawa meets the Halifax Wanderers on the 14th. CEBL Niagara River Lions 89 - Ottawa Blackjacks 79, last night. AUDL Montréal Royal 22 – Ottawa Outlaws 18. Ottawa meets Montréal again Thursday.