Posts Tagged "Ontario Heritage Act"

City Vote Keeps Auchmar Public

Hamilton City Council, on June 22, 2016, voted to keep the entire Auchmar Estate – buildings and grounds – in the public ownership of the City of Hamilton. This decision aligns with the wishes of Friends of Auchmar (CLICK HERE to learn more). Below... More

Councillor Whitehead on Future of Auchmar

This short audio recording was captured at the Annual General Meeting of Friends of Auchmar held in the Scottish Rite on October 29, 2015. It documents a strong public statement regarding the councillor’s commitment to work with the broader community and City Council to... More

Friends of Auchmar AGM

Be sure to attend the annual general meeting of Friends of Auchmar, 5 pm to 7 pm on Thursday October 29 at the Scottish Rite, 4 Queen Street South in downtown Hamilton. The meeting with feature a presentation on the successful adaptive reuse of... More

Talk on Heritage Districts

Here’s a practical, fact-filled talk recorded at the Ontario Business Improvement Area Association (OBIAA) conference held in Hamilton, April 27-29, 2014. The conference theme was “BIAs: Where Heritage Meets Innovation.”  This recording features Andrew Jeanes, a Culture Services Advisor with the Ontario Ministry of... More

Auchmar Estate Audio Recordings

Below are two audio recordings from a public meeting hosted by Friends of Auchmar and held at the Hamilton Club on April 24, 2014. The mission of Friends of Auchmar is to bring together people and organizations committed to the history, preservation, conservation, rehabilitation and continuing... More