Stephen Willis

In his latest "prospectus," OBJ publisher Mike Curran shares his thoughts on the opportunities ahead of Ottawa as its population nears the one million mark.
The pending arrival of light rail is fuelling a wave of new development applications and changing the way builders view future projects, speakers told a business crowd Wednesday at the Shaw Centre
City staff, developers offer different theories for decline
Steve Willis, the new city planning boss says playing to neighbourhoods’ individual strengths is a key to growing Ottawa’s economy
With a task force working on a bid to bring Amazon’s second headquarters to the capital, Ottawa’s top planning guru said Tuesday it’s time for the city to step up its game when it comes to going…
OBJ columnist Bruce Firestone recently sat down with the man he believes will have a bigger impact on the city’s future growth than anyone else: Ottawa’s new GM of planning and economic development…
The Ottawa Senators are one step closer to the downtown home that has eluded them since their inception after the National Capital Commission’s evaluation committee announced Thursday it prefers th