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Inside City Hall: May 2013 Archives

Our Municipal Panel muses on the Little Italy mews debate

It was supposed to be a simple vote to correct a technical error. Instead, it revealed deep resentment by some city councillors. At issue was a laneway called The Mews -- that developers, residents and councillors agreed should not be built in Little Italy. We got the low down from CBC Ottawa's city politics reporter Alistair Steele and Ottawa Citizen columnist Joanne Chianello.


Municipal Panel with Joanne Chianello and Alistair Steele

Our city hall commentators, the Citizen's Joanne Chianello and CBC Ottawa's Alistair Steele, weigh in on a tax-freeze promise and the ongoing controversy surrounding Orga World and its composting contract with the city: