Office of Councillor Jeff Leiper, Kitchissippi Ward, Ottawa | (613) 580-2485  | jeff@kitchissippiward.ca
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About Kitchissippi

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Some facts about Kitchissippi Ward

Kitchissippi Ward is the name for Ottawa's Ward 15 municipal electoral district

  • The area is just West of downtown Ottawa, Canada, but within the urban core.
  • "Kitchissippi" is the Algonquin term for the Ottawa River. It means "Great River".
  • The Ward is represented by Councillor Jeff Leiper who was elected in 2014.
  • At the Federal level, our Memeber of Parliament is Catherine McKenna.
  • Our Ontario Member of Provincial Parliament is Yasir Naqvi.

Neighbourhoods & Community Associations of Kitchissippi Ward

Champlain Park Community Association

Civic Hospital Neighbourhood Association

Hampton Iona Community Group

Hintonburg Community Association

Island Park Community Association

McKellar Park Community Association

Mechanicsville Community Association

Wellington Village Community Association

Westboro Beach Community Association

Westboro Community Association


Our two Business Improvement Areas:

Wellington West Business Improvement Area

Westboro Village Business Improvement Area


Kitchissippi / Ward 15 Boundaries:

♦ Ottawa River to the North; 

♦ Highway 417 and Carling Avenue to the South; 

♦ Sherbourne Road and Maitland Avenue to the West;

♦ CP rail line / O-Train corridor to the East.