Actualités Générales

Patrimoine Ottawa vous rapporte l’actualité sur les questions du patrimoine à Ottawa et dans la Région de la capitale nationale.

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  • 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,

  • Château Laurier expansion: getting it right
    Sunday, March 18, 2018

    CENTRETOWN BUZZ, By Heather McArthur

    In early February, the architects for Larco Investment Ltd. quietly unveiled a revised proposal for expansion of the iconic Château Laurier Hotel.

  • Update on Stittsville's Bradley Craig Barn
    Friday, March 16, 2018


    About 40 “Friends of the Bradley-Craig Farm” assembled for a community photo on February 4 in front of the big red barn on Hazeldean Road.

    They were celebrating news...

  • Waldron: Boxes all checked? Here’s why the proposed Château Laurier addition falls short
    Wednesday, March 14, 2018

    ARTSFILE, By Andrew Waldron

    The publicity-shy Lalji family of Vancouver, the owners of Larco Corporation, wishes to add 171 “long-stay” rooms to one of their properties, the venerable...