Jim Watson

Mayor said City Hall staff are working with local business groups to help restaurants, bars, retail shops and other enterprises that have seen revenues plummet during the pandemic.
Retail warehouse giant cut the ribbon on a new 161,000-square-foot store on Blair Towers Place on Thursday morning.
Ottawa tourism officials are hoping the tournament will be a key part of a resurgence for the city’s third-largest industry.
New rules from Ottawa Public Health come slightly more than a week before city council is scheduled to debate similar restrictions.
Proposed bylaw 'would ensure that all businesses are on a level playing field,' Watson says.
E-commerce giant says 450,000-square-foot facility in the Citigate Business Park will create more than 1,000 full-time jobs.
City's top young business achievers of 2020 honoured in one-hour special on Rogers TV.
Event that's expected to generate more than $3.6 million in economic activity will be a "big shot in the arm" for beleaguered tourism industry, mayor says.
Mayor says campaign will target local residents as well as visitors from nearby cities such as Kingston and Montreal.
Appearing on a live video segment with OBJ, Mayor Jim Watson said the path to recovery starts in our own backyards.