GIBBONS: Council must show some courage on Château Laurier file
OTTAWA SUN | OPINION, By Rick Gibbons
It’s been called everything from an overgrown storage container to an homage to Soviet-style brutalism (thank you, Monte Solberg.) Whatever your...
Ottawa’s Château Laurier renovation really has the town talking
THE STAR, By Susan Delacourt
The most fervent political fight in Canada’s capital this week has absolutely nothing to do with the coming federal election.
It revolves around the...
Friends of the Château Laurier Retains Legal Representation in Ongoing Effort to Stop Proposed Addition to Historic Hotel
National advocacy group FRIENDS OF THE CHÂTEAU LAURIER has retained legal representation in the course of ongoing efforts to protect the Château Laurier from the...
Ottawa’s Chateau Shipping Container
CONVIVIUM, By Raymond de Souza
When Cardus opened our Ottawa office three years back, we were proud to be in the neighbourhood – Parliament a short walk west, the National Gallery and Notre...
Château Laurier owners threaten legal action if council rescinds approval
CBC NEWS, By Joanne Chianello
The planners behind the controversial Château Laurier hotel expansion have threatened legal action if Ottawa city council reverses its decision to allow the...
Architecture battle grips Canada's capital amid fears the Chateau Laurier is about to be ruined
National Post, By Brian Platt
Under normal circumstances, a three-year planning dispute in Ottawa wouldn’t make the national news.
But when it involves the landmark Chateau Laurier...
Egan: Suddenly-reluctant NCC has fussed over possible Château addition for years
OTTAWA CITIZEN, By Kelly Egan
The National Capital Commission has made it clear it won’t influence the proposed addition to the Château Laurier — come hell or the highly hideous — only days...
"Friends of the Château Laurier" Launches National Advocacy Effort
FRIENDS OF THE CHÂTEAU LAURIER, Media Advisory
Taking action to bring about the redesign of the proposed addition to the iconic Château Laurier Hotel located across from Parliament Hill, a...
Prominent Ottawa architect urges Trudeau to intervene over Château Laurier addition
OTTAWA CITIZEN, By Joanne Laucius
Ottawa architect and heritage consultant Barry Padolsky has written an open letter to Justin Trudeau, asking the prime minister to step in to convince...
EDITORIAL: For Canada Day, vow to rescue the Château Laurier from disaster
OTTAWA SUN | EDITORIAL
On Canada Day, we conjure up images of the big red-and-white birthday bash in front of Parliament, the crowds partying along Rideau Street, the families spilling into...