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Canadian Urbanism Uncovered


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  1. To answer your question: Although the public service now represents just 20% of the workforce in Ottawa (it once was half), that culture – which rewards process over results – still predominates. And the NCC/City schism has led to two Ottawa’s: some central areas that are stunningly beautiful (mostly thanks to the NCC) surrounded by mostly mundane and even downright ugly (mostly thanks to the City).