Confederation Boulevard is the Capital’s ceremonial and discovery route, which encircles the downtown areas of Ottawa and Gatineau.
Managing the Official Residences in the National Capital Region
The official residences are six important historic properties in the National Capital Region.
The extensive green spaces within the urban core are key features of the Capital experience.
The green spaces of the National Capital Region are connected by more than 600 kilometres of multi-use paths, which people use for recreation and to commute to work.
The Capital’s green spaces are also connected by over 90 kilometres of scenic parkways.
Interprovincial bridges in the National Capital Region
In the National Capital Region, five interprovincial bridges connect the cities of Ottawa and Gatineau. These crossings serve as key transportation routes for cyclists, pedestrians and motor vehicles.