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City of Ottawa Budget - Arts Cuts Proposed

Nov 7, 2007

On November 14, 2007 the 2008 City of Ottawa Draft Budget was tabled.

The Budget contains a number of cuts to the cultural sector including a reduction of $130,000 to the cultural funding program in 2008, and an additional $135,000 cut in 2009.

The City Council approved Arts... Read More >

Arts Vote 2006

Aug 2, 2006

The CAO has been working with a number of partners to help determine the cultural priorities and opinions of candidates. Here are some of the activities that we welcome our membership to access

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2006 City of Ottawa Arts Budget Update

Feb 7, 2006

There were some tense moments during the second day of the City of Ottawa 2006 Budget deliberations as the first arts item up for discussion was defeated in a vote of 8 to 10. The recommendation for $80,000 was included in the Draft Budget as the second part of a two-year investment in the City'... Read More >

Arts Vote 2006 - Where the Candidates Stand on the Arts

Aug 2, 2006

Do you want to know where candidates stand on the Arts?

The CAO and Arts Ottawa East contacted all Mayoral and Ward Candidates with background information and a series of questions to find out their views on arts and culture in Ottawa and how they are prepared to support it.

Find... Read More >