“Catastrophic”: Documents Say Parliament Is Unsound

Parliament’s iconic Centre Block is at “critical risk of failure” and could face “catastrophic” damage in an earthquake, according to a secret government report. The analysis, obtained by Blacklock’s through Access to Information, details systemic problems with the 1922 structure that is home to the House of Commons and Senate: “The need for seismic reinforcement and the means by which it might be accomplished are unresolved.”

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