Heritage Ottawa brings you heritage-related news and developments from Ottawa and the National Capital Region.
Heritage Ottawa Statement: Proposed Addition to Château LaurierTuesday, August 18, 2020
On November 24, 2020 the City posted the new applications for site control and development permits submitted by the owner to its Development Application Search tool...
Coffman: New Château Laurier design is evidence of a system that failedMonday, August 17, 2020
OTTAWA CITIZEN, By Peter Coffman
After nearly four years of resistance, re-design, protest and even legal action, we now have a proposal for the addition to the Château Laurier that has...
Media Coverage: Heritage Ottawa Announces Agreement re: Château Laurier AdditionFriday, August 14, 2020
Read the media coverage of Heritage Ottawa's announcement of having reached an agreement with the owner of the Château Laurier hotel on a new design for the proposed...
Château Laurier Addition: Heritage Ottawa Announces Settlement Agreement with Hotel Owner and New Design for Proposed AdditionThursday, August 13, 2020
HERITAGE OTTAWA | Media Release
HERITAGE OTTAWA is pleased to announce that it has reached an agreement with Capital Hotel Limited Partnership, an affiliate of Larco Investments Ltd., and...
Heritage Ottawa Announces the Recipients of 2020 Gordon Cullingham GrantsMonday, July 27, 2020
Heritage Ottawa is delighted to announce the awarding of two Gordon Cullingham Research and Publication Grants.
Susan Ross, associate professor with Carleton...
COMMUNITY VIEWS SPLIT ON PROPOSED PLAN TO DEMOLISH HISTORIC DESCHÂTELETS CHAPELThursday, June 11, 2020
The Deschâtelets Building at 225 Scholastic Drive was purchased along with the Oblate Lands by The Regional Group in 2014 to be developed as part of Greystone Village. An important landmark in Old...
Built Heritage Sub-Committee Opposes City Staff Recommendation for 860 Colonel By DriveWednesday, June 10, 2020
Ottawa's Built Heritage Sub-Committee (BHSC) has voted 6-1 against a City Staff Report recommendation to not pursue heritage designation for 860 Colonel By Drive.
The Scouts Canada Totem PoleFriday, June 5, 2020
This article appeared in the May 2020 issue of the Heritage Ottawa Newsletter.
HERITAGE OTTAWA, By Alison Smith
In 1961, the British Columbia Scouts gifted a totem pole to Scouts...
Magee House in Hintonburg is Listed for SaleWednesday, April 29, 2020
Nearly two years after its partial collapse, one of Ottawa's most infamous properties is up for sale.
Magee House, a historic landmark on Hintonburg's Wellington...
Stay Engaged While Keeping Social Distance with 3D Virtual ToursWednesday, March 25, 2020
Looking for new things to do while while staying at home?
We're sharing some of our favorite 3D virtual tours of local museums, heritage houses and online...