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Mayor Jim Watson on doors opening across Ottawa

As featured on Our Ottawa this week, Ottawa Mayor Jim Watson promotes the annual Doors Open Ottawa campaign where people can see inside many locations that usually have the doors closed.
Ottawa's mayor discusses the appeal of the annual Doors Open Ottawa event. 7:03

Ottawa Mayor Jim Watson shared some of his favourites from this weekend's Doors Open Ottawa, a free public tour of some of the city's buildings and businesses.

Watson also kicks off this weekend’s episode of Our Ottawa, CBC Television's weekly magazine program.

It airs each Saturday at 6 a.m., and Sundays and Mondays at 11 a.m.

Join host Lucy van Oldenbarneveld for a look at what's happening in our community, plus lifestyle tips and stories about health, consumer, music, arts and entertainment.

Also featured in this week’s program:

  • Made in Ottawa | We head to Hintonburg and taste the gourmet Suzy Q Doughnuts.
  • Theatre Premiere | Playwright George F. Walker, the prolific Canadian guru of dark comedy, premiere's his new play The Burden of Self Awareness at the GCTC.
  • Promposals |  Learn how teens are asking their dates to the Prom!

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