Château Laurier Addition

Top: Proposed Addition, architectsAlliance (2019). Compositing: Barry Padolsky Associates Inc Architects / Bottom: New Proposed Design: architectsAlliance (2020)

  • Château Laurier, Heritage Ottawa appealing committee of adjustment decision on controversial hotel addition

    OTTAWA CITIZEN, By Jon Willing

    The owner of the Château Laurier is appealing a committee of adjustment decision rejecting part of the company’s plan to build an addition on the north side...

  • IMPORTANT PARTIAL VICTORY: Committee of Adjustment Ruling Denies "Minor Variance" for Château Laurier Addition

    HERITAGE OTTAWA

    In a unanimous ruling today, the Committee of Adjustment refused a "minor variance" for the Château Laurier addition.

    The ruling, which follows the Committee's...

  • Château Laurier addition now in limbo after variance rejected

    OTTAWA CITIZEN, By Andrew Duffy

    The controversial addition to the Château Laurier is suddenly in a state of limbo after the city’s committee of adjustment rejected the hotel owner’s request...

  • Committee of Adjustment rejects "Minor Variance" for Château Laurier addition
    CANTILEVERED SECTION TOO CLOSE TO MAJOR'S HILL PARK, COMMITTEE RULES

    CBC NEWS

    The planned expansion of the Château Laurier was dealt a blow Friday as the city's committee of adjustment said...

  • Minor variance or major monstrosity? Château wall request sparks outcry

    Committee of adjustment to issue a decision on September 27

    CBC NEWS, By Kate Porter

    Ottawa's committee of adjustment had likely never seen so many big names before.

    On...

  • Linda Dicaire to Committee of Adjustment: Château a Defining Element of one of World's Most Exquisite Picturesque Compositions

    HERITAGE OTTAWA

    The following letter was submitted by Linda Dicaire to the Committee of Adjustment, asking for its dismissal of the minor variance application for the proposed Château...

  • Brian Anthony to Committee of Adjustment: This is not a "Minor Variance" but a Major Heritage Issue of National Proportions

    HERITAGE OTTAWA

    The following letter was sent today by Brian P. Anthony, past Executive Director of the Heritage Canada Foundation (now National Trust for Canada), to the Committee of...

  • National Trust to Committee of Adjustment: Refuse the "Minor Variances"

    HERITAGE OTTAWA

    The following letter was sent today by the National Trust for Canada to the Committee of Adjustment.

     

    Re: Proposed Expansion of the Château Laurier Hotel...

  • Open Letter: Canada's Great Historians Oppose Château Laurier Addition

    HERITAGE OTTAWA

    We're pleased to share the following open letter written by four of Canada's leading historians: professors Robert Bothwell, John English, Norman Hillmer and Margaret...

  • Phyllis Lambert to Committee of Adjustment: Dismiss the Minor Variance Application for Château Laurier Addition

    HERITAGE OTTAWA

    Architectural visionary Phyllis Lambert, widely considered one of the world's most influential figures in architecture, sent a letter to the Committee of Adjustment today...

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