Number of Lyme disease cases more than tripled in Ottawa

Lyme disease is an important health concern in many parts of Canada and is spread by the bite of blacklegged ticks infected with the bacterium Borrelia burgdorferi. Most people are infected with Lyme disease through the bite of an immature tick called a nymph. Nymphs...

FIND OUT IF YOUR HOUSE IS IN THE 1-IN-100 YEAR FLOOD PLAIN

Here is an interactive map of the 1-in-100 year flood plain. The 1-in-100 year flood plain is the area of land which would be subject to flooding during the 1-in-100 year flood.  There is a 1% chance in any given year of a flood occurring that would meet or exceed the...

Community Clean Up in Carlsbad Springs – thank you to the volunteers!

For the second year the Carlsbad Springs Community Association in partnership with DTD2 and community groups (Optimist Club, Chevaliers de Colomb, Club Age d’or St-Laurent, Top Generations Club and Harvest House) organized a clean up day on Saturday April 29.   ...