Merger has DFATD staff set to move Gatineau, Ottawa offices

Some employees concerned about home-life effects of shuffle of corporate services to Gatineau and programming to Ottawa.

Embassy Photo: Sam Garcia
The Lester B. Pearson Building at 125 Sussex Dr. in Ottawa is set to see staff moving to and from it in the coming months.
Sneh Duggal
Published: Wednesday, 02/25/2015 12:00 am EST
Last Updated: Wednesday, 02/25/2015 10:45 am EST

Some employees in the Department of Foreign Affairs, Trade and Development are concerned that a plan to move staff members' offices between Ottawa and Gatineau could cause longer commute times, parking hassles or even contribute to people retiring early.

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