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LISTEN: Ottawa mayor denies any political pressure to open Confederation Line in 2019

Jim Watson defends the public-private partnership "P3" model and denies that his office put any political pressure on officials to launch the light rail system, despite ongoing reliability issues in the final stages of testing.
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Ottawa Mayor Jim Watson, December 2018. Mike Vlasveld/ OttawaMatters

Ottawa Mayor Jim Watson joins CityNews' The Rob Snow Show to discuss the public inquiry called into Ottawa's LRT.

Watson defends the public-private partnership "P3" model and denies that his office put any political pressure on officials to launch the Confederation Line in 2019 despite ongoing reliability issues in the final stages of testing.

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