1495 Heron Road, an 18.04-acre (7.3-hectare) site, was formerly owned by Public Services and Procurement Canada (PSPC). The property is of significant interest to the community and municipal stakeholders.
Currently known as the Federal Study Centre (FSC), 1495 Heron Road consists of 12 buildings which, together, account for almost 219,000 sq. feet. The property is in the Guildwood Estates neighbourhood and is close to amenities, transit, parkland and green space areas. The site is bound to the south by Heron Road, to the west by St. Patrick High School and to the east by single-family residential dwellings. Its exterior includes ample surface parking spaces and two tennis courts
As part of the initial steps of its planning process, Canada Lands intends to meet with City of Ottawa officials and conduct a thorough due diligence process of the site. The company looks forward to this process and engaging with the community on the future of this site in the near future.