Show Me the Money

There is a spectacular view from Louis Shallal’s window of Ottawa’s

Rideau Canal, the Chateau Laurier, Confederation Park and other sights that

constantly turn up in the nation’s postcards. And there is a certain irony


The Executive Director of Information Technology for Ottawa-Carleton Region can also

look out at more than a dozen ’50s- and ’60s-era government buildings,

including the central post office, now sitting virtually half empty while he

plots a revolution in public administration.