Centretown is marked by a mix of residential and commercial properties. The main streets such as Bank Street and Elgin Street are largely commercial, while the smaller ones, notably MacLaren and Gladstone are more residential. Much of the area still consists of original single family homes, but there are newer infill and town house developments and low-rise and high-rise apartment buildings.
Life involves a lot of standing around and waiting—but not here—order your own custom hoodie right from the comfort of your own office/sofa/toilet. Yes, you... Read More
The BIA was designated in 1989, and was named Somerset Heights it was renamed Chinatown in 2005. While officially designated "Chinatown", the area is home... Read More
The area is called the Glebe because in the initial 1837 survey of Ottawa the area of 178 acres was deeded by the Crown to... Read More