OTTAWA, ON--(Marketwired - November 28, 2016) - Representatives from Canada Lands Company, the Algonquins of Ontario and Ottawa Home Builders -- Claridge Homes, Tartan Homes and Uniform Developments -- will officially open Ottawa's newest community of Wateridge Village. This 310-acre sustainable new community, minutes from downtown, will eventually be home to approximately 10,000 people. Wateridge Village, overlooking the Ottawa River, will honour the rich history of the Algonquins and the Canadian military through numerous commemoration projects. This exciting, mixed-use community will include design-forward residences, retail and office space, unparalleled amenities and beautiful parks and trails. Learn more about Wateridge Village and those who will make it happen.
Date: Monday, November 28, 2016
Time: 2:00 PM -- Event opens with a smudging ceremony followed by an Opening Prayer by Algonquin Elder Irvin Sarazin. Josée Bourgeois and the Eagle River Singers will then sing an Honour Song.
Absolutely no photos, filming or recordings to be taken during the smudging, Opening Prayer, Drumming (Honour and Closing Songs), Closing Prayer Remarks by Canada Lands Company and the Algonquins of Ontario.
Closing Prayer by Algonquin Elder Irvin Sarazin and Closing Song by Josée Bourgeois and the Eagle River Singers. Photo Opportunity with CLC, AOO, Builders and City Officials
2:30 PM -- Interviews with spokespeople/Tours of sales pavilions.
Where: Hemlock at Aviation Parkway [map]
***If you are unable to attend, photos and maps will be available upon request.
***For safety reasons and due to the construction activity on site, tours of the site will not be available.
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