Heritage Ottawa brings you heritage-related news and developments from Ottawa and the National Capital Region.
Heritage Ottawa still really hates the Château Laurier redesignMonday, June 4, 2018
The latest attempt at designing a major addition to Ottawa's historic Château Laurier is "the most disgraceful act of heritage vandalism of our generation," according to...
Heritage Ottawa: Response to Latest Design for Proposed Addition to Château Laurier | June 2018Sunday, June 3, 2018
HERITAGE OTTAWA | STATEMENT OF JUNE 3, 2018
Owners of the Château Laurier have unveiled their latest design for a proposed addition to the venerable historic hotel, a National Historic Site...
24 Sussex is crumbling ... and now we have the detailsSaturday, June 2, 2018
OTTAWA CITIZEN, By Tom Spears
Memo to the Trudeau family: You’re smart to stay out of 24 Sussex Drive. Engineers say its walls might drop pieces of rock on those who live there.
Architects take another stab at Château Laurier revampThursday, May 31, 2018Three previous design attempts widely panned by heritage experts, public
CBC NEWS OTTAWA, By Laura Osman
The applicant has received some public feedback that expressed concern about the...
In attempt to win over critics, new Château Laurier design includes more limestoneThursday, May 31, 2018
OTTAWA CITIZEN, By Jon Willing
The owner of the Château Laurier has filed a new design for its proposed addition, attempting to make the contemporary wing complement, not overwhelm, the...
Carleton University approves purchase of Dominion-Chalmers United ChurchFriday, May 25, 2018
OTTAWA CITIZEN, By Kieren Delemont
Carleton University has finalized a deal to purchase the Dominion-Chalmers United Church, which it intends to turn into a “multi-purpose downtown...
Carleton Seals the Deal with Dominion-ChalmersThursday, 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 DistrictTuesday, 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...
Old Buildings Ferment into Stylish BreweriesWednesday, May 16, 2018
THE GLOBE AND MAIL, By Adam Stanley
The building used to be painted an undesirable mustard-yellow. Now it’s known more for the golden ales and lagers poured inside.
Heritage Ottawa Annual General Meeting: May 24Monday, May 14, 2018
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.