An inquest into the death of Wade Hatt, who died in October 2005 after overdosing at the Somerset Street Methadone clinic, yielded 16 recommendations from a coroner’s jury in November about how to make administering methadone safer.
Those moving to Kent and Nepean streets will have more options since the Ontario Municipal Board dismissed an appeal against a residency development last month.
Flu season is here again, and so are Ottawa’s free flu clinics. Despite reports the vaccine isn’t 100 per cent effective and concerns about side effects, the city plans to administer the same number of vaccines as last year.
Tenants of City of Ottawa’ subsidized housing whose residences are in need of repairs can now bypass their landlords and demand improvements directly from the city.