Follow-up of Les amis de la montagne's public forum - April 24, 2014

2014-04-24

THE FUTURE OF EXCESS INSTITUTIONAL BUILDINGS ON THE MOUNTAIN

Follow-up to the Mount Royal Summit: accessibility and green spaces


Public Forum on April 24: Progress report on the future of excess institutional buildings on the mountain

Les amis de la montagne held a public forum on the imminent move of the CHUM and CUSM hospitals from the mountain, a situation that presents a major challenge and that calls for exceptional planning measures. We brought forum attendees up to date on the future of the excess hospital sites on Mount Royal with the participation of the speakers indicated below. Click on their names to access a copy of their presentations:

Alex Norris, city councillor, Jeanne-Mance district: The vision of the Plateau-Mont-Royal borough for the Hôtel-Dieu hospital

Olivier Marcil, vice-principal, communications and external relations, McGill University: A project for the Royal Victoria Hospital

Marie-Odile Trépanier, honorary professor of the Institut d’urbanisme of the Université de Montréal: An inspiring case study for Mount Royal, the Presidio Trust in San Francisco