The Ottawa Tool Library, a non-profit organization that allows people to borrow tools and learn hands-on crafting skills, says it has received a notice to vacate from its location at the City Centre complex just west of downtown Ottawa.
In a statement on its Facebook page, the Ottawa Tool Library says it must pack up its 2,500 tools and move out of its space on City Centre Avenue by Dec. 9.
“Last Thursday we were informed by the property management company that Makerspace North is being evicted from the City Centre complex. This means that all tenants, including the OTL, must be gone by December 9th,” the Facebook post reads.
The library is asking that anyone who has borrowed tools return them by Wednesday, Dec. 2.
“We sincerely apologize for the inconvenience – however, we’ve not been given a choice and so far our appeals for a reprieve from the…