Ottawa to celebrate Franco-Ontarian Day with a flag raising ceremony at City Hall

Ottawa celebrates Franco-Ontario Day

OTTAWA, Sept. 21, 2023 – The City of Ottawa has just announced that a flag raising ceremony will take place on Monday, September 25, 2023, in honour of Franco-Ontarian Day and the 48th anniversary of the Franco-Ontarian Flag. 

This year’s event will be hosted by Councillor Stéphanie Plante in collaboration with ACFO Ottawa. In addition to the flag raising, a proclamation will be presented to formally declare the day as Franco-Ontarian Day in Ottawa.  

Residents are invited to attend the event. Standing room is available with accessibility accommodations, and paid parking is available underground at City Hall. 

Location: Ottawa City Hall, Heritage Building (Elgin Street Entrance). In case of rain, inside City Hall at Jean Pigott Place. 

Time: 9:00 am to 9:30 am 

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