Egan: The secretive billionaires behind the Château addition
OTTAWA CITIZEN, By Kelly Egan
We don’t know much about the real people behind the Château Laurier addition. And we likely never will.
Larco Investments bought the historic property...
Your Voice Matters—Ask our Elected Officials to Support the Château Laurier Motion on June 26UPDATE | JUNE 26, 2019 — IT'S NOT OVER!
Councillor Mathieu Fleury tabled his "notice of motion" at the June 26 Council meeting, which passed by a narrow vote of 12-10. As a result, the Château...
Egan: If the NCC can't improve the Château addition, why have an NCC?
OTTAWA CITIZEN | By Kelly Egan
A neighbour asked a good question the other day.
If the National Capital Commission can’t influence the design of the Château Laurier addition, can’t...
Who can save the Château Laurier from an eyesore addition?
GLOBE AND MAIL, By Penny Collenette
Can you ever fight city hall? It’s not easy, especially when the future of a national iconic symbol is relegated and degraded to a simple municipal...
Planning committee approves Château Laurier site plan, but Fleury pursues council vote on design
OTTAWA CITIZEN, By Jon Willing
It might land the City of Ottawa in court, but a councillor will try to get city council to make a final decision on the Château Laurier’s controversial...
'Grotesque' Château Laurier addition clears final hurdle
CBC NEWS | By Kate Porter
The hugely controversial addition to the historic Château Laurier hotel can go ahead, Ottawa's planning committee voted Thursday.
Several city councillors...
Fate of Château Laurier Lies with Planning Committee on June 13 — YOUR VOICE MATTERS!
HERITAGE OTTAWAUPDATE | JUNE 26 —YOUR VOICE MATTERS! Contact the Mayor and Ottawa City Councillors before July 10, 2019.
Click here for details: https://heritageottawa.org/chateau-laurier-...
Plamondon: If we want to get Château Laurier right, look to 7 Clarence
OTTAWA CITIZEN | OPINION, By Bob Plamondon
"The building’s completely out of whack with what would be expected in a heritage district … It’s a ridiculous looking structure.”
Ottawa’s iconic Château Laurier held hostage by developers and architects
TORONTO STAR, By Penny Collenette
How do you protect what is perceived to be a public heritage space when it is privately owned? This very contentious issue is facing Ottawa’s City Council...
In the News: Heritage Ottawa Speaks Out on Proposed Addition to Château Laurier
HERITAGE OTTAWAJune 3, 2019
Heritage Ottawa's David B. Flemming discussed the proposed addition with CTV NEWS OTTAWA this morning, in advance of today's meeting of the the Built Heritage...