Ottawa signs: The secrets of the iconic Civic Pharmacy sign


(photo by Ross Brownfoot)

Recommended reading: Ross Brownfoot’s blog post about the Civic Hospital sign. This is one of the coolest signs in the city – a real landmark at the corner of Carling and Holland. Ross was curious about the history of the sign, and discovered that it originally rotated and was lit up at night.

See also: Ottawa Health Guide

OttawaStart Staff


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