Actualités Générales

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  • Demolition of former Lester B. Pearson Home Recommended by Planning Committee
    Tuesday, April 24, 2018
    Planning committee gives consent despite report revealing $1M set aside for repairs was never used


    Ottawa's planning committee overwhelmingly approved the demolition of a...

  • Planning committee recommends demolition of former Lester Pearson home
    Tuesday, April 24, 2018

    OTTAWA CITIZEN, By Jon Willing

    The Ugandan High Commission should be allowed to demolish the former Sandy Hill home of Lester B. Pearson and construct a new office building, the planning...

  • Jane's Walk Ottawa to Feature More than 50 Walks: May 5 - 6, 2018
    Sunday, April 22, 2018


    SAVE THE DATES: MAY 5 - 6, 2018

    Jane's Walk is an annual weekend festival of free neighbourhood walking tours throughout Ottawa-Gatineau, led by local citizens who...

  • McLeod: Heritage Preservation Helps Us Build a Better City
    Thursday, April 19, 2018

    OTTAWA SUN, By Jonathan McLeod

    There was, perhaps, the most minor of international incidents in Ottawa the other day as the city’s built-heritage subcommittee denied approval for the...

  • Portman: Try Again on Château Laurier Design
    Wednesday, April 11, 2018

    OTTAWA CITIZEN, By Jamie Portman

    The owners of the Fairmont Château Laurier should pay a visit to Niagara-on-the-Lake.  It might deter them from the folly of their proposed addition to a...

  • Château Laurier Expansion: The View from Abroad
    Thursday, March 29, 2018

    THE HTA BLOG, By Peter Coffman

    One of the more surreal moments during last month’s open house on the proposed Château Laurier expansion was hearing Michael McClelland mansplain that...

  • Panel Discussion on OMB Reform Draws an Engaged Crowd
    Wednesday, March 28, 2018


    The controversial Ontario Municipal Board (OMB) is about to be replaced by the Local Planning Appeal Tribunal. 

    The new Tribunal follows the government of Ontario's...

  • L’architecture dans une vie – Louis J. Lapierre, architecte
    Tuesday, March 27, 2018

    PATRIMOINE OTTAWA  |  Mercredi le 27 mars

    Un nouveau livre sur un important architecte moderniste canadien, Louis J. Lapierre, a été publié en février.

    Les auteurs, Andrée...

  • Algonquin College Announces Suspension of Heritage Trade Programs
    Saturday, March 24, 2018

    Algonquin College recently announced plans to suspend two heritage-related programs at its Perth campus, effective fall 2018. The Masonry, Heritage and Traditional and Carpentry and Renovation...

  • National Historic Sites Alliance Voices Concerns over proposed Château Laurier addition
    Thursday, March 22, 2018


    The following letter was sent by the National Historic Site Alliance to Mayor Jim Watson and Ottawa City Council on March 22, 2018.

    Dear Mayor and Councillors,