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An Ottawa startup has brought a new approach to public consultation in the city, using artificial intelligence tools to break down how residents feel about proposed developments.
On a Saturday afternoon, in a small, crowded living room in Ottawa, a group of entrepreneurs are trying to code their way to a better democracy.
Longtime Westboro residents will remember the development controversy behind the big Loblaws grocery store. By Lucy Scholey and Haley Ritchie.