Also at council meeting, Broccolini secures interest-free deferment of development charges for new Amazon distribution centre
City manager will now have the final say over the hotel design.
City staff had recommended that the designs be approved by city subcommittee.
'This has not been a good partnership for the city.'
The latest design will now be seven storeys tall with glass and limestone accents throughout.
City to allow microbreweries and other small manufacturing operations more leeway to set up shop in retail neighbourhoods
Staff argue that running rail along March Road through the Kanata Research Park would result in higher construction costs and longer travel times for other commuters.
Mayor Jim Watson says the motion is meant to protect Ottawa’s vulnerable citizens from payday loan businesses – outlets that offer quick cash in exchange for high interest rates on loans.
Orgaworld will spend $9.4 million on facility upgrades.
Experts are not anticipating a repeat of last year's flooding.