Agrandissement du Château Laurier

Top: Proposed bar-shaped addition approved by City Council in 2019. architectsAlliance (2019), Compositing: Barry Padolsky Associates Inc Architects. Below: Final design, approved by Ottawa City Council on Feb. 24, 2021. architectsAlliance (2020)

  • 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...


    lundi le 10 juin, 2019


    Il est enfin arrivé à cela.

    Jeudi le 13 juin 2019 le comité de l’urbanisme de la Ville d’Ottawa décidera le futur du Château Laurier, une...

  • 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...

  • Château Laurier architects unwilling to make 'significant' alterations to latest design

    Built heritage subcommittee pans hotel addition, but has little power

    CBC NEWS, By Joanne Chianello

    The owners of the Château Laurier have no intention of making substantial changes...

  • City's heritage subcommittee says Château Laurier design should be rejected

    OTTAWA CITIZEN, By Jon Willing

    An overwhelming number of the City of Ottawa’s official heritage protectors say council’s planning committee should reject the latest design of a proposed...

  • Dans Les Nouvelles: Patrimoine Ottawa prend parole au sujet de l'annexe proposée au Château Laurier


    Mercredi le 29 mai, 2019

    Aujourd'hui, Robert Moreau de Patrimoine Ottawa a parlé avec Radio-Canada au sujet de l'annexe proposée au Château Laurier.  CLIQUEZ ICI...

  • Don't like the Château Laurier addition? Blame your councillor

    Council abdicated political responsibility by approving it, sight unseen

    CBC NEWS, By Joanne Chianello

    If you hate the latest version of the Château Laurier hotel addition, and if...