Esplanade Laurier

Esplanade Laurier

Esplanade Laurier

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L'Esplanade Laurier is an office complex in downtown Ottawa, Canada. It consists of two 23-story towers, a three story underground parking garage and a podium containing a two-story shopping mall. The entire structure is clad in white carrara marble, making it clearly stand out of from the other towers in the city. At 88 meters tall, the two towers are the ninth and tenth tallest in the city. It is located at the intersection of major Ottawa streets, Laurier Avenue between Bank Street and O'Connor Street. The lower two levels of the buildings stretch across the entire block and house a small shopping arcade.

The building was built by Olympia and York in 1973-1975, and was intended to be occupied by federal government workers. It was one of the last office complexes of that era purpose-built by the private sector for the federal government, as the government itself project-managed complexes constructed in the late 1970s, including the C.D. Howe Building and Place du Portage. Today, l'Esplanade Laurier contains the main offices of the Department of Finance, the Treasury Board Secretariat, and the Public Service Commission. On the Mezzanine Level there is a Service Canada office that provides one-stop service for the public to many government services. The building houses over 2000 public servants. The shops and food court in the mall on the lower levels mostly cater to...
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