HERITAGE NEWS & EVENTS
Downtown Chilliwack Heritage Walking Tours
Heritage Chilliwack are offering heritage walking tours of downtown Chilliwack throughout the summer during Party in the Park festivities, which this year are July 17, 24 and Aug 14 and 21.
Starting at Central Community Park, the route goes to Five Corners, down Wellington, with stopping points along the way, to the old Library and Courthouse buildings past Henderson’s Funeral Home; returning to Central Community Park.
» Chilliwack Heritage Walking Tours
4th Annual Heritage Vancouver Garden Tour
16 terrific private gardens will be open to the public for visiting as part of the 4th annual Heritage Vancouver Garden Tour June 27-28.
Tickets are $35 and are available online
» Heritage Vancouver Garden Tour
Vancouver Heritage Foundation Building By-Law Guide
A new version of the Vancouver Building By-Law (VBBL), commonly known as the building code, came into effect on January 1, 2015. Any applications for new building work, including alterations to existing buildings, will need to comply with the new By-Law.
The Vancouver Heritage Foundation have recently completed a guide to help people understand the new building code in Vancouver and its implication for heritage buildings.
» VHF Guide to Vancouver Building By-Law