Application Details

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  • Demolition Control
  • Plan of Condominium
  • Heritage Applications to be considered by Council
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Application # :
Date Received :
July 26, 2018
Ward :
Ward 14  -  SOMERSET  -  Catherine   Mckenney
Application :
Ontario Heritage Act
Review Status :
Heritage Permit Issued
Status Date :
October 12, 2018
Description :
The City of Ottawa has received an application to alter the building located at 180 Metcalfe Street, a property designated under Part IV of the Ontario Heritage Act and known as the Medical Arts Building. The applicant is requesting permission to demolish the rear (west) walls and the entire interior of the designated building, to brace and protect the existing north, east and south facades in order to preserve them in situ and integrate them into the new building. The reconstructed structure will mimic the old structure in terms of floor heights, roofline and volume. The proposal also includes a new six storey mixed-use podium west of the existing building and an 84.5m (27 storey) tower above the reconstructed Medical Arts Building and podium.

File Lead :
Name :
Lesley   Collins
Phone :
613-580-2424 x21586

Supporting Documents :
Requirements for supporting documentation vary according to application type and proposal complexity. As a result, some proposals warrant the collection of studies and plans while others do not. The need for supporting documentation is typically outlined for applicants prior to the submission of an application. Where possible, a plan illustrating the proposal has been provided. If you have questions relating to supporting documentation, please contact the file lead.

The following reports, studies and related documentation are subject to some conditions.   Read More>>