The quotes are in and it’s going to be expensive to renovate 24 Sussex Drive…about 38 million dollars. Prime Minister Trudeau and his family are staying at Rideau Cottage while the renos are being looked at.
According to some of the contractors…the only thing worth keeping at the house is the roof…which was replaced in 1998. Ben Mulrony …the son of former PM Brian Mulroney tweeted out his support for the renovations yesterday suggesting that it was disgraceful that this historic building hasn’t been maintained.
Here’s a breakdown on what costs what and why the budget for this renovation has ballooned..TD