and Mail: Sewage systems need repair before problems
mighty Ottawa River flowing beneath the gothic spires of
Parliament Hill is one of Canada's quintessential scenes.
also a sobering reminder of the decrepit state of the country's
of grimy froth collect along the shoreline because the City of
Ottawa routinely dumps untreated sewage and storm water
directly into the river - since March alone, enough runoff to
fill more than 100 Olympic-sized swimming