Analysis Why is a condo tower — not a new main library — going up beside Pimisi Station?

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By Joanne Chianello, CBC News Ottawa, February 15, 2018

There is plenty wrong with a report released this week about how the property for the proposed central library — and the land around it — should be developed.

Experienced planning consultant Fotenn wrote the report last May, asking to consider a conceptual plan for six buildings ranging in height from four to 25 storeys at 557-584 Wellington St. and 55 Albert St., land just west of Bronson Avenue.

http://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/ottawa/library-district-development-plan-pimisi-1.4535588