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Editorial: NCC's criteria for a new Civic Hospital make sense

It’s too early to predict which of a dozen potential sites will eventually house the new Civic campus of the Ottawa Hospital, but the process now underway to select it should cheer anyone interested in local health care. 414 more words

National Capital Commission

Cohen: The mysterious disappearance of Lester B. Pearson from Laurier House

In 1974, a surprising collection was unveiled on the third floor of Laurier House, the storied historical home of Sir Wilfrid Laurier and William Lyon Mackenzie King in Ottawa. 898 more words

Columnists

Adam: Thanks, former ministers, but let's not blend the LeBreton Flats bids

Former political heavyweights John Manley and John Baird did great things for Ottawa in their heydays, helping it become the wonderful city it is today. And it is good to see that even in retirement, they care enough about the city to come together and speak out about its future. 648 more words

Columnists

Denley: At least Baird and Manley are speaking out on LeBreton Flats. The NCC offers little

Former political heavyweights John Baird and John Manley are right when they say the National Capital Commission’s preferred proposal for LeBreton Flats creates “a real risk of getting it wrong.” 679 more words

Columnists

NCC not swayed, sticks with plan to negotiate on Sens' bid for LeBreton Flats

Two political big shots aren’t budging the National Capital Commission off course in planning the future of LeBreton Flats.

Former Ottawa MPs John Baird and John Manley… 515 more words

Local News

Former MPs call on NCC to revisit LeBreton bid process

Two prominent former Parliamentarians are putting aside their party ties and calling on the National Capital Commission to revisit the rules around the redevelopment of LeBreton Flats. 675 more words

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