Great news! The Metcalfe (village) branch will begin offering contactless service starting Saturday, August 15.
Hours of operation: Saturdays, 10 am to 3 pm
Holds pickup by appointment, returns anytime during hours of operation.
They have also increased the hold limit to 50 items!
The Rural Cycling & Tourism Campaign is in full swing and Osgoode Ward is featured with some of the great stops along the way!
Click on the link: Osgoode https://ottawatourism.ca/en/itineraries/getaway-osgoode-metcalfe-and-greely to visit some of the Village attractions.
Ottawa tourism is also encouraging residents to enter the weekly contest for a chance to win $100 to spend in Ottawa’s rural communities (bonus entry if they upload a photo of their favourite thing to see or do in rural Ottawa). https://ottawatourism.ca/en/rural-ottawa-contest
Ottawa Public Health in partnership with the Ottawa Board of Trade is hosting a Business Reopening Workshop specifically geared towards rural and agricultural businesses.
The workshop will be hosted July 9th at 1pm on Zoom and will include a short presentation by our Associate Medical Officer of Health, Dr. Brent Moloughney followed by an open question and answer session. We will be promoting our existing resources and assisting local business troubleshoot common challenges in adapting to prevent and lower the risk of transmission of COVID-19. The session will be recorded and posted online shortly afterwards for those that cannot make it. For more information and to register, please visit: https://business.ottawabot.ca/events/details/business-reopening-workshop-rural-businesses-and-agricultural-sector-1812