Heritage Conservation Area
What is a Heritage Conservation Area?
- a and/or , identified for heritage conservation purposes.
- defined by its specific characteristics (“character defining elements”) defined within a Statement of Significance (SoS)
- intended to capture and preserve the unique sense of space within the area for the benefit of the broader community.
Check here for the most current information on the HCA process.
On October 19 and 21, 2017 the District held public education / information sessions to provide information to the community about HCAs. On March 8, 2018 two public information and feedback sessions were held to hear from the community. The Working Group is currently working to develop draft design guidelines that will be brought forward to the community for consideration and input.
The expanded area below provides access to staff reports, media releases and other background information on the HCA establishment process.
Agendas, minutes and webcastings (where available) for the meetings listed below are accessible here.
|HCA Frequently Asked Questions - March 2018||Frequently Asked Questions|
|Proposed HCA Feedback Form - March 2018||Proposed HCA Feedback Form|
|Statement of Signficance - March 2018||Statement of Significance|
|Prospect Neighbourhood Information Sessions - March 2018||Information Sessions|
|Council - Nov. 14, 2017||Staff report - HCA Working Group Work Plan|
|Education Sessions - Oct. 19 & 21, 2017||Presentation - Murray G. Miller, Heritage Conservation and Management|
|Media Release - Oct. 18, 2017||Announcement of HCA Working Group Members|
|Committee of the Whole - Jul. 17, 2017||Staff report - HCA Working Group Terms of reference|
|Committee of the Whole - Dec. 5, 2016|
|Council - Oct. 11, 2016||Initial proposal from community|