2018 municipal election

In his third straight term as mayor of Ottawa, Jim Watson will work with a crop of fresh faces after voters in seven wards picked new councillors in the 2018 municipal election.
Update #2 – 9:40 p.m. Mayor Jim Watson will work with a number of new faces on council as newcomers took vacant seats or beat out incumbents in seven wards across Otta
Ottawa’s mayoral challengers clashed over how to boost public safety in the ByWard Market and the need to regulate online accommodation platforms such as Airbnb during an all-candidates debate Mond
In his first major policy announcement of the 2018 election campaign, Ottawa Mayor Jim Watson promised nearly $1 million in additional support for the city’s tourism, tech, film and resta
Ontario Premier Doug Ford said he has no plans to alter Ottawa’s municipal ward boundaries even as he plans to dramatically redraw Toronto's political map less than three months before th
Another familiar name is poised to enter the race for councillor in Kanata North, setting the stage for what could be one of the most fiercely contested campaigns in this fall’s municipal
Jim Watson says he wants to lead Ottawa for four more years, announcing Thursday he plans to run for mayor in 2018 and unofficially kicking off the municipal election campaign.