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  • Gillespie: The Château Laurier could be one of the best hotels in the world. But not this way
    Tuesday, July 16, 2019

    The expansion can and must still be stopped – and better ideas explored toward a new premier hotel for the next century.

    OTTAWA CITIZEN | OPINION, By Alastair Gillespie

    In the wake...

  • Pivotal moment for architecture in wake of Château Laurier plans
    Saturday, July 13, 2019

    CBC RADIO | THE HOUSE, Chris Hall

    An architectural historian says the contentious planned addition to the Château Laurier could be the wake-up call Canada needs to better protect historic...

  • Can the NCC fill the leadership void in the Château Laurier debacle?
    Saturday, July 13, 2019

    Its role is limited, but given the stakes, the public would welcome any leverage

    CBC NEWS, By Joanne Chianello

    It was the first time in three years that Mayor Jim Watson came even...

  • Controversial Chateau Laurier expansion not good enough, McKenna says
    Friday, July 12, 2019

    THE CANADIAN PRESS, By David Reevely

    OTTAWA—Environment Minister Catherine McKenna wants the owners of the iconic Chateau Laurier by Parliament Hill to come up with another plan for an...

  • What's next for the controversial Château Laurier addition?
    Friday, July 12, 2019

    CBC NEWS, By Kate Porter

    Critics opposing the proposed addition to the Château Laurier hotel in Ottawa say their fight is not over, and federal representatives say they're interested in...

  • Council ends Battle Château, motion to pull heritage permit defeated
    Thursday, July 11, 2019

    OTTAWA CITIZEN, By Jon Willing

    Cries of “shame” howled from the public gallery Thursday after the majority of city council refused to reconsider a decision that allows the owner of the...

  • 'Betrayal of democracy': Reviled Château Laurier addition to go ahead
    Thursday, July 11, 2019

    CBC NEWS | By Joanne Chianello, Kate Porter

    Ottawa city council has upheld a decision to allow a reviled addition to the historic Château Laurier hotel, voting down an attempt to reopen the...

  • Decoding Five Comments from Council's Château Laurier debate
    Thursday, July 11, 2019

    CBC NEWS, By Joanne Chianello

    The three-year debacle over the controversial addition to the Château Laurier hotel came to a quasi-end late Wednesday afternoon in a split vote, though...

  • Egan: Château rescue plan dies in knots of our own making
    Wednesday, July 10, 2019

    THE PROVINCE, By Kelly Egan

    There was something sad and circus-like about how the Château Laurier saga unfolded on Wednesday, strangled in procedural knots — with a touch of poison — to its...

  • City council delays final Château Laurier decision until Thursday
    Wednesday, July 10, 2019

    OTTAWA CITIZEN, By Jon Willing

    City council on Wednesday was poised to let Larco Investments forge ahead with a controversial, boxy design for a seven-storey addition to the Château Laurier...