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Drivers need to keep control

Posted by Oped 1909 days ago Ottawa Citizen| drivers control All
http://www.ottawacitizen.com — Thanks to the Citizen's Kelly Egan, Ottawa now knows more about the driver who was fired this week for his tirade against a passenger, and we have a good deal more empathy with his situation. The driver's story is a reminder to OC Transpo that driver stress must never be allowed to reach a volatile stage. Read More
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It's McGuinty's job

Posted by Oped 1909 days ago Ottawa Citizen| its mcguintys job All
http://www.ottawacitizen.com — In Tuesday's throne speech, the Ontario Liberal government once again called on the opposition parties to work with it to tackle the province's economic problems. It is an idea that is both wrong-headed and insincere. Read More
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NCC has its hands full

Posted by Oped 1909 days ago Ottawa Citizen| ncc hands full All
http://www.ottawacitizen.com — There is nothing wrong with the National Capital Commission travelling the country to ask Canadians their views about the capital - exactly. The problem is how far the NCC goes with that information. Read More
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Ottawa is No. 1 for spin

Posted by Oped 1909 days ago Ottawa Citizen| ottawa no spin All
http://www.ottawacitizen.com — If Ontario's most recent report comparing municipalities' performance measured political spin, Ottawa would surely be near the top of the list. Read More
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Get practical on homelessness

Posted by Oped 1909 days ago Ottawa Citizen| get practical homelessness All
http://www.ottawacitizen.com — There is one national project that combines the best instincts of the political left with the best instincts of the political right, a project that could have an enormous practical impact in the next few years, if policy-makers give it the attention it deserves. Read More
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Editorial: A future for Ottawa baseball

Posted by Oped 1999 days ago Ottawa Citizen| editorial future ottawa baseball All
http://www.ottawacitizen.com — Sometimes the most obvious idea is the best one. That’s why it’s a relief to see what looks like a solid plan to return professional baseball to the city-owned stadium on Coventry Road. Read More
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Budget questions

Posted by Oped 2000 days ago Ottawa Citizen| budget questions All
http://www.ottawacitizen.com — The first of four public comment sessions on the 2012 city budget will be held Tuesday night at the Shenkman Arts Centre in Orléans. Read More
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It's our library

Posted by Oped 2000 days ago Ottawa Citizen| its library All
http://www.ottawacitizen.com — Booting local community groups out of Library and Archives Canada - or at least making the space less welcoming - seems both meanspirited and unnecessary. government thumbing its nose at the community. Read More
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