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Author: Jaiden Doyle

A pile of recycling at Cascades Recycling Facility here in Ottawa.

Ottawa drafting 30-year waste plan as Trail Road landfill fills up

The COVID-19 crisis has locked us down and one result of the confinement is that citizens are putting out more garbage than ever before, according to media reports. The crisis has also delayed public consultation on Ottawa’s new Solid Waste Master Plan, a 30-year strategy to be completed by the end of 2021 that would provide a framework for waste…

Man in winter clothing stands by the Ottawa sign in downtown
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IN THE NEWS: Tuesday, March 3

Good morning, Ottawa. The surprise rain from yesterday froze overnight, creating dangerous black ice conditions across the city. Expect weather with highs of zero, followed by rain this afternoon that will become freezing rain going into this evening, according to Environment Canada. Here are the top headlines for today: Tornado kills 7 while destroying 40 buildings in Nashville According to…