Furniture from the Quality Inn on Rideau Street in Ottawa is being given away as the building becomes a student residence.
We were there as people rushed to pick up the free goods.
There's already a sign of change in front of the old Quality Inn on Rideau, now UOttawa residence pic.twitter.com/WzftYwuBUE— @matthewkupfer
UOttawa says charitable groups have first crack at furniture, then they'll members of public take a few pieces. Some already lined up.— @matthewkupfer
Lil Stanton makes quick work, furnishing a townhouse for 3 women including her daughter Amanda pic.twitter.com/0lMbYufLjs— @matthewkupfer
Richard got eight friends and a big UHaul to collect whatever they can from the furniture give away pic.twitter.com/DNOsXP0iQ5— @matthewkupfer
The university is giving away the furniture from Monday to Wednesday.