Heritage Action Plan

2015 Vancouver’s updated heritage action plan

Description
The City begins its update of the heritage action plan.

Significance
The aim of the plan is to cut down on the demolition of character houses, revise the city’s list of heritage sites and to encourage recycling of materials from those buildings that are demolished.

Background
Council approved work on the Heritage Action Plan in December 2013 to improve support for heritage conservation. Work on this update of the city’s 1986 Heritage Conservation Program. began in March, 2015.