Predicted spike in Ottawa temperatures worries experts, councillor

By Susan Burgess, CBC News Ottawa, March 9, 2018

Ottawa residents can expect to skate less, drive over more potholes and even fall more on slippery streets, according to experts and a city councillor digesting a new report on climate change and cities.

Ottawa is among 13 cities worldwide that are projected to see temperature hikes that could exceed 2 C in the next decade or so, according to the report form the Urban Climate Change Research Network at Columbia University.

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