Maison Inuksuk House

Maison Inuksuk House

October 20, 2008 16:18 ET

Creating Homes for Vanier's Inuit Residents

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Oct. 20, 2008) - A public meeting will be held at St. Margaret's Anglican Church at 206 Montreal Road from 7 to 9 pm with a special presentation at 8 pm, on the proposed housing project for Inuit families living in Ottawa.

The Maison Inuksuk House Working Group, an organization formed by the Anglican Diocese of Ottawa in conjunction with Inuit agencies invites the public to view the proposed plans of the project and architectural drawings. Cannon Reverend Bill Prentice, head of the group will provide a more detailed presentation. A question and answer period will follow.

The designs and plans outline a complex that will include residential apartments retail and cultural storefront, and a community meeting place. This project would mean a better housing for the Inuit along with a more supportive environment for everyone.

Contact Information

  • Maison Inuksuk House
    Dennis Jacobs
    613-862-0799