Despite a bit of rumbling, the Ottawa bureau of Maclean’s remains intact, or at least as intact as it was before the quake. The main buidlings on Parliament Hill have apparently been evacuated and are being checked. Langevin reportedly was not evacuated, but the Prime Minister was on his way to the airport at the time.
A news conference by the NDP’s Don Davies here at the National Press Building was interrupted, as recorded below.
The bars on Sparks Street, when last I checked, seemed to be doing brisk business with so many seeking comfort.