May 27, 2019
Latest Designs Released for Château Laurier Addition
The City of Ottawa has released the latest revised designs for an addition to the Château Laurier hotel.
CLICK HERE to read Heritage Ottawa's statement of May 25, 2019 in response to the latest proposed design for the Château Laurier addition.
- View renderings of the latest proposed addition from a variety of key vantage points.
- Scroll down on this page for select media coverage of the proposed Château Laurier addition. Most recent stories appear first.
HERITAGE OTTAWA: LETTER TO UNESCO | CHÂTEAU LAURIER HOTEL
On April 9, Heritage Ottawa submitted a letter to Dr. Mechtild Rössler, director of the UNESCO World Heritage Centre, and Dr. Isabelle Anatole-Gabriel, Chief of Europe...
HERITAGE OTTAWA: LETTER TO OWNER OF CHÂTEAU LAURIER
On March 11, Heritage Ottawa sent a letter of appeal to the president of Larco Investments Ltd., owner of the Château Laurier Hotel, to reconsider their design...
Heritage Ottawa Speaks with CTV News About the Future of Two Significant Heritage Structures
Heritage Ottawa's Leslie Maitland appeared on CTV NEWS OTTAWA this morning to discuss two local heritage structures each facing a critical crossroads.
HERITAGE OTTAWA | Response to Latest Design for Proposed Addition to Château Laurier | March 2019
HERITAGE OTTAWA | STATEMENT OF MARCH 4, 2019
For more than two years, Canadians have been witnessing with growing concern a sequence of various design proposals for an addition to the...
Ottawa Citizen Reports on Urban Design Review Panel's Assessment of Latest Proposed Design for Château Laurier Addition
OTTAWA CITIZEN, By Joanne Laucius
Better, but still needs work.
That’s the conclusion of Ottawa’s urban design review panel on the new design for a controversial addition to the...
CBC NEWS: Back Again—New Château Laurier design tweaks headed for Urban Design Review Panel
Following today's release of the latest design for the Chateau Laurier addition, the following report was posted to CBCNews.ca
CBC NEWS, By Ryan Tumilty
The developer behind the...
STUDENT EXHIBITION continues the discussion of forthcoming Château Laurier addition
An exhibition of alternative designs for an addition to the Château Laurier Hotel, created by students of Carleton University's Azrieli School of Architecture and Urbanism,...
OUTSIDE THE BOX: An Exhibition of Alternative Designs for an Addition to the Château Laurier
Heritage Ottawa is pleased to be hosting an exhibit of designs for an addition to the Château Laurier created by students at Carleton University’s Azrieli School of Architecture and...
Time to End "Capital Punishment"
The following article appeared in the "Athena Cultural Crusader" section of the August 8 issue of COUNTRY LIFE, a weekly U.K. magazine with a focus on arts, travel and architecture.
Forfeiting its Right of Final Approval, City Council Votes to "Return to the Drawing Board" on Château Laurier AdditionFinal Approval for Design Changes to be Delegated to City Staff
City Council voted unanimously on June 27, 2018 to approve the Built Heritage Sub Committee’s (BHSC)...