Councillor suggests cameras in sewers as city grapples with rats
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By Adam Kveton, Ottawa Metro News, February 10, 2017

Sure, the census tells us how many people live in Ottawa — but what about the rats?

Some councillors want to know. And one has a high-tech suggestion for finding out: video surveillance of sewers.

At Wednesday’s council meeting, councillors Mathieu Fleury and Allan Hubley asked staff what it’s doing to address the concerns Fleury has received about rats in parks and on the streets.