General News

Heritage Ottawa brings you heritage-related news and developments from Ottawa and the National Capital Region.

  • Carleton Seals the Deal with Dominion-Chalmers
    Thursday, May 24, 2018

    ARTSFILE OTTAWA, By Peter Robb

    Carleton University has announced that it has completed  negotiations to purchase Dominion-Chalmers United Church. 

    The acquisition was made public...

  • 19-storey addition proposed for Andaz Hotel in ByWard Market Heritage District
    Tuesday, May 22, 2018

    CTV NEWS OTTAWA, By Joanne Schnurr

    The Andaz Hotel in Ottawa's ByWard Market could soon have a twin tower attached to it. Claridge Homes is hoping to build a 19-storey addition to the...

  • Heritage Ottawa Annual General Meeting: May 24
    Monday, May 14, 2018

    HERITAGE OTTAWA

    Heritage Ottawa invites members and their guests to attend its Annual General Meeting on Thursday, May 24 at the Glebe Community Centre, beginning at 7:00 pm.

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  • JOIN HERITAGE OTTAWA ON A SPECIAL DAY-TRIP TO HISTORIC ALMONTE AND CARP
    Friday, May 11, 2018

    WHEN: Saturday, June 9, 2018

    Join Heritage Ottawa on a special day-long field trip to historic Almonte and Carp!

    Our bus trip offers two fascinating guided tours, the...

  • Residents decry plans for Centretown heritage demolitions, new development
    Thursday, May 10, 2018

    GLOBAL NEWS, By Beatrice Britness

    A group of residents in Ottawa’s Centretown neighbourhood are up in arms over a proposal to tear down two heritage homes on Kent Street and replace them...

  • Developer ordered to rethink Centretown heritage district demolition
    Thursday, May 10, 2018

    CBC NEWS | OTTAWA, By Laura Osman

    A developer hoping to build a four-storey apartment building on Kent Street has been ordered back to the drawing board to prevent the structure from...

  • Towers loom over Gatineau museum quarter heritage debate
    Tuesday, May 8, 2018
    35- and 55-storey towers, as well as local heritage, will be the talk of Tuesday's council meeting

    CBC NEWS | OTTAWA

    As Gatineau city councillors consider a heritage designation for the...

  • Ottawa Rowing Club boathouse could become city's next heritage building
    Sunday, May 6, 2018

    CBC NEWS | OTTAWA

    By the end of this week, the home of the Ottawa Rowing Club could be on track to becoming the city's latest heritage building.

    The City of Ottawa's built heritage...

  • Evening of Storytelling to Celebrate Ottawa's Architecture and Special Places
    Friday, May 4, 2018
    Save the Date: May 8, 2018

    HERITAGE OTTAWA

    Architectural historians Andrew Waldron and Peter Coffman – author and photographer, respectively, of the recently published guidebook Exploring...

  • Heritage Ottawa Presents a New Jane's Walk: Architecture of the CHÂTEAU LAURIER
    Friday, May 4, 2018

    HERITAGE OTTAWA

    Heritage Ottawa president David Jeanes and architectural historian/photographer Peter Coffman will be leading a Jane’s Walk on the history and architecture of the Château...

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