In rare move, Ottawa takes fight over building heights to court

from-crawford-blair-ott-to-photo-ott-subject7The City of Ottawa is headed to court to fight for its right to limit the height of buildings throughout the capital.

Saying its ability to bring predictable growth to Ottawa neighbourhoods is at stake, the city said Tuesday it will be challenging a recent decree from the Ontario Municipal Board, seeking leave to appeal it to the divisional court.

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Preston Street North Open House

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Date: Monday, May 11

Time: 6 to 9 p.m. Presentation at 7:30 p.m.

Location: McNabb Community Centre, 180 Percy Street, Assembly Hall

Are you interested in the future development on Preston Street North? The City is looking for your help and ideas. Attend this session to learn more about the zoning options for development on and around Preston Street North between Somerset and Albert Street, including: … Read more…