JOBS

Architects of their own misfortune? Building design approval draws lawsuit against city

Regulator wants to quash a city permit for a townhome complex that wasn't designed by an architect

CBC NewsJason Proctor

B.C.'s architectural watchdog is suing the City of Langford, just west of Victoria, over a five-unit townhome complex that was approved without the input of an architect.

The Architectural Institute of B.C. wants a B.C. Supreme Court judge to say the decision to issue the building's permit was "unreasonable" because the structure was drawn up by a designer — in violation of B.C.'s Architects Act.

The battle highlights a much larger fight between the body tasked with regulating B.C.'s architects a…

Continued...

Read the full story on the CBC website

Architects of their own misfortune? Building design approval draws lawsuit against city

SOURCE www.cbc.ca

Posted by on lokol Surrey where you can find and share everything about your local community.


32

0

Log In or Sign Up to add a comment.
Depth
seek-warrow-w
  • 1
arrow-eseek-eNo items to display
Post your own content for
free on this website!
Post your own content for
free on this website!
Show Me How
View all the LATEST
and HOTTEST posts
View

Share this comment by copying the direct link.

  • Our
    Sponsors

Using this website is subject to the Terms of Use that contain binding contractual terms.