Chaudiere Island Master Plan
Windmill Development Group, LTD
Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
Size: 38 acres; 3 million sf mixed use new development
Located on the Ottawa River, the project site presents an opportunity to reinvent a heritage-rich, industrial space into a vibrant, world-class, sustainable, pedestrian oriented, mixed-use community. Through residential, commercial and communal developments, the Chaudière and Wright Islands can be reanimated to bring new life and energy to this once bustling heart of industry.
The harmonious integration of modern sustainable infrastructure into the heritage fabric of the Isles will provide the people of Ottawa and Gatineau with a new way to experience and appreciate the natural splendor of the Ottawa River.
The project is intended to be a world-class, sustainable community that combines the best of urbanity integrated with the waterfront and is based on the following eight development principles:
1. Celebrate Heritage
2. Connect the capital
3. Healthy Living
4. Ecological Systems
5. Vibrant Waterfront
6. Complete Communities
7. Incubate Innovation
8. Create & Enhance Views