As previously reported in July, the proposed development of the 26-storey tower at the north-east corner of Blair and Montreal Roads was approved by the Ontario Land Tribunal (OLT) after a 5-day hearing. The approval of the proposed...
Tower | 1649 Montreal Rd
Site of proposed 26-storey tower at NE Corner of Blair and Montreal Roads
A 26-storey residential and mixed use development has been proposed for the northeast corner of Blair and Montreal Roads. Current zoning at 1649 Montreal Road allows for a 9-storey building. The developer has therefore submitted a rezoning application to the City in order to obtain permission for the increased height. Scroll down for more information as it becomes available.
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News Updates: Tower | 1649 Montreal Rd
January 10, 2024
July 11, 2023
On 11 July, the Ontario Land Tribunal issued its decision on the proposed development of a 26-Storey tower at the corner of Blair and Montreal Roads.
In summary, the Tribunal allowed the appeal of the Zoning By-law Amendment...
April 11, 2023
Residents are reminded of the upcoming Ontario Land Tribunal (OLT) Hearing regarding the proposed tower development at 1649 Montreal and 741 Blair Roads.
The video hearing will begin at 10:00 am on Monday, April 24, 2023...
April 10, 2023
A local resident has created several YouTube videos of the Shadow Studies for the 26-storey tower proposed for 1649 Montreal and 741 Blair Roads.
The current proposal with shadow study on Dec 21, Mar 21 and June...
October 19, 2022
Re: Proposed 26-Storey Tower Development at Blair and Montreal Roads
The outcome of the recent Case Management Conference regarding the Developer's Appeal to the Ontario Land Tribunal (...
October 7, 2022
As scheduled, a Case Management Conference for the Developer/Applicant's Appeal to the Ontario Land Tribunal (OLT) took place on October 6. This was the first formal event before the...
October 1, 2022
A Case Management Conference for the developer-applicant's Appeal to the Ontario Land Tribunal (OLT) will take place on October 6.
As previously reported, City Planning Staff prepared a Report for consideration...
September 21, 2022
At its meeting of September 8, Planning Committee supported the recommendations of the city Staff Report by unanimously voting to reject the Application for the proposed 26-storey tower at Blair and...
September 1, 2022
We have just learned that the developer-applicant, Bertone, has filed an appeal to the Ontario Land Tribunal (OLT). The OLT will conduct a ...
Actual context, proposed tower at Montreal and Blair Roads / Image: Google Earth + Rendering by Roderick Lahey Architect Inc.
August 29, 2022
The City of Ottawa’s Planning Department has determined its position and released a Staff Report conveying its recommendations re: the Application for a proposed 26-storey tower at the northeast corner of Blair and...