Heritage Commission

Purpose of the Commission:

The purpose of the Heritage Commission is to provide advice to Council on heritage conservation and promotion matters and to undertake and provide support for such activities that benefit and provide for the advancement of heritage within Bowen Island Municipality. 

Commission Members:

  • Melissa Harrison, Co-Chair, Bowen Island Heritage Preservation Association
  • Councillor Maureen Nicholson, Co-Chair
  • Rondy Dike, Member at Large
  • Rob Forbes, Bowen Island Museum and Archives
  • Andrew Todd, Bowen Island Museum and Archives
  • Peter Vaisbord, Bowen Island Heritage Preservation Association
  • Emma Chow, Island Community Planner 1, Staff Liaison

To contact the Heritage Commission please email: HC@bimbc.ca.

Governing Documents:

Reference Documents:

BC Heritage Branch, Guidelines for Writing Effective Statements of Significance

Canadian Register of Historic Places, Writing Statements of Significance

Canada's Historic Places, The Canadian Register

City of North Vancouver, Heritage Pages with Link to 2013 Heritage Register

District of West Vancouver, Heritage Register

District of West Vancouver, Heritage Webpage


Last Updated on 2018-12-04 at 1:24 PM