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...
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)...
Council approves Addition to Château Laurier with plan to Tweak Modernist Design
GLOBAL NEWS, By Beatrice Britneff
Council agreed today that planners have more work to do on the design of the Château Laurier expansion, a controversial process that has dragged on for...
Back to the drawing board for round five of Château Laurier expansion
EDMONTON SUN, By Jon Willing
City council could neuter itself on Wednesday as Ottawa’s watchdog for heritage properties when it considers kicking the final design responsibility for the...
Councillors risk ceding influence over Château addition, heritage group warns
CBC NEWS, By Laura Osman
The president of Heritage Ottawa is warning city councillors they may be about to lose their last chance to veto the design for a modernist addition to the Château...
Heritage Ottawa: Response to Latest Design for Proposed Addition to Château Laurier | June 3, 2018HERITAGE OTTAWA | STATEMENT OF JUNE 3, 2018
Owners of the Château Laurier have unveiled their latest design for a proposed addition to the venerable historic hotel, a National Historic Site of...
Heritage Ottawa to Built Heritage Sub-committee re: Chateau Laurier Addition | JUNE 18, 2018
The following text was formally submitted by Heritage Ottawa to the Built Heritage Sub-committee for consideration at its meeting of June 18, 2018. President David Jeanes...
Phyllis Lambert to Mayor Jim Watson: Architects of Proposed Château Laurier Addition "Have Not Found a Viable Approach"
Architectural visionary Phyllis Lambert, widely considered one of the world's most influential figures in architecture, has written a letter to Mayor Jim Watson to express...
Coffman on Proposed Château Laurier Addition: Compatibility
THE HTA BLOG, By Peter Coffman
Several objections were raised at last Monday’s meeting of the Built Heritage Sub-Committee to the proposed extension of the Château Laurier. The thread that...
Jeanes: Château Laurier addition – design excellence must be the standard
OTTAWA CITIZEN, By David Jeanes
The following is offered in rebuttal to a column by Mohammed Adam (Ottawa Citizen, June 11) about the proposed addition to the Château Laurier: