Think you could oversee the ByWard and Parkdale markets? Apply now - Ottawa - CBC News

By Kate Porter, CBC News Ottawa, April 16, 2017

Do you have big ideas for the ByWard and Parkdale markets? Are you entrepreneurial, with a strong network and time to offer for free?

If so, this job may be for you.The City of Ottawa wants nine people to form the brand new volunteer board that's intended to revitalize its markets.

(...)She also said the ByWard Market should close streets around the market building so they can be used by pedestrians, cafés and festivals.

"I think it could be really amazing. I've done a fair amount of travelling around England and Europe and a lot of them have pedestrian city centres that are just shops and cafés," she said.

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