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    Sir John Carling Building

    930 Carling Ave, Ottawa, ON.
    architect(s):
    constructed: 1967
    heritage recognition:
    RLTD news
    7
    July
    2014

    Sir John Carling building to be demolished Sunday

    The abandoned Sir John Carling Building near the Experimental Farm is to be demolished Sunday in a controlled explosion. The former headquarters of Agriculture Canada was vacated several years ago over asbestos and other concerns. A $4.8-million demolition project began last year after Public Works officials balked at the estimated $57- million cost to renovate. […]

    10
    July
    2013

    Carling building finally coming down

    The demolition of the Sir John Carling Building, once home to approximately 1,200 federal bureaucrats, was held up as government officials determined what to do with the property. This summer, workers from AIM Waste Management Inc. are inside the building performing “removal and separation of all fixtures and building materials,” Public Works stated in an e-mail to OBJ. […]

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