The heart of Canada’s Capital Region — the downtown cores of Ottawa and Gatineau — is called the “core area.” Canada's Capital Core Area Sector Plan (2005) sets out how federal lands in this area will be developed until 2025.
Vision for the core area
A unified space for working, living and celebrating Canada
A place for Canadians to gather and celebrate their sense of country
Renewing and enhancing Confederation Boulevard
Enhancing the public experience through commemorations and public art
Completing major projects — LeBreton Flats, the islands at Chaudières Falls and Brewery Creek
Improving the integration of interprovincial transit