Some Highlights: WALKING TOURS A FABULOUS SUCCESS— 54 people attend the first two, more tours to come. All are welcome. Who would have thought history could be so entertaining? There is a growing awareness in Oak Bay of our neighbourhood’s rich cultural history—people were lined up around the block, so to speak, to get a spot on the first [...]
Some Highlights: ALL OVER THE WORLD, historic edifices are being replaced with “could-be-anywhere” buildings. Do we want this to happen in our neighbourhood which is of such cultural significance to Oak Bay? We need to protect it, so we thought it would be a good idea to apply to Oak Bay to become a Heritage Conservation Area (HCA), or [...]
The Statement of Significance for the proposed Prospect Heritage Conservation Area was finalized by heritage consultant Denise Cook on March 6, 2017. We then formally presented it to the Oak Bay Heritage Commission on March 14, 2017. Click here to read it in full.
April 29, 2017 - UPDATE: We look forward to having more of these walks in the near future. To stay up to date - please go to our contact page and sign up for our newsletter. All we need is a name and email address! We are celebrating Heritage Week in BC - February 13-19, 2017! The proposed [...]