Library and Archives Canada
The consortium of Toronto’s Diamond Schmitt Architect and Ottawa-based KWC Architects will tackle the $192.9-million project.
The successful team will be tasked with building the 128,300-square-foot facility and then operating and maintaining it for 30 years.
Teams will now be invited to respond to a full request for proposals.
Ottawa City Council has made its final choice for the new central library's location, approving the site at LeBreton flats, with one dissenting vote and one abstaining.
A former employee of an Ottawa-based tech company has been sentenced for her role in a bid-rigging scheme that saw her former company, Microtime, awarded millions of dollars in federal cont