The site is located at 1385 Halton Terrace within Kanata North, Ward in the City of Ottawa. The application affects an existing school within the Morgan’s Grant Community.
The City of Ottawa has received a Site Plan application to build a three-storey addition on the north end of the existing elementary school. This will replace a temporary (portable) classroom addition. Waiting on engineering details that still need to be worked out.
The site currently has an existing school on the site with portables. It is surrounded by Parkland to the northwest and residential homes on all other sides. The proposed development/addition is to the rear of the main building to the northern portion of the property, adjacent to rear yards of residential properties to the east.
The proposed development is to add a 3-storey addition, replacing an existing, temporary (portable), classroom addition. The gross floor area of the addition will be 1,744 m2, accommodating a total of 21 classrooms.
The proposed construction access is from Laxford Drive through Klondike Road Park, at the eastern edge. The existing footpath in the park will be realigned by the applicant.