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Thursday, May 19, 2016

Hélène Campbell to have Barrhaven street named after her

CBC NEWS

The city will be unveiling a new street in Barrhaven Friday to honour Ottawa organ donor activist and double-lung transplant recipient Hélène Campbell.

The street sign marking Hélène Campbell Road will be unveiled at the western extension of Jockvale Road between Cedarview Road and Strandherd Drive, the city said in a media release.

Campbell was diagnosed with idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis, a degenerative lung disease, in July 2011 after she collapsed on a hiking trail. Continue reading
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