Photos

Quality Inn furniture given away as hotel becomes student residence

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.

Non-profit organizations have first priority at Rideau Street hotel giveaway

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.

The university is giving away the furniture from Monday to Wednesday.

Comments

To encourage thoughtful and respectful conversations, first and last names will appear with each submission to CBC/Radio-Canada's online communities (except in children and youth-oriented communities). Pseudonyms will no longer be permitted.

By submitting a comment, you accept that CBC has the right to reproduce and publish that comment in whole or in part, in any manner CBC chooses. Please note that CBC does not endorse the opinions expressed in comments. Comments on this story are moderated according to our Submission Guidelines. Comments are welcome while open. We reserve the right to close comments at any time.