Barry Padolsky Architect, Heritage and Urban Design Professional, on “The Chateau Laurier: The Sorry Saga So Far”.
Well-known Ottawa architect and heritage advocate Barry Padolsky will tell us about the many angles and players that make up the intensely divisive saga of the Larco addition to the iconic Chateau Laurier Hotel. What went wrong and why? What lies ahead? Can the system be changed to better protect Canada’s and Ottawa’s heritage?