Haldimand County has 43 designated heritage properties as well as a large number of unique buildings, attractive streetscapes and parklands. This built heritage of Haldimand County contributes to its unique character and pride of place. These properties give residents a sense of our history and provide a vital physical link to the past.
To be considered, Properties must be designated under Part IV of the Ontario Heritage Act or appear on Haldimand County's List of Properties of Potential Heritage Significance; other properties may be considered at the discretion of the Heritage Haldimand Award panel.
The primary volunteer activity/event must have taken place in the past 18 months, and the Recognition Night recipient from 2018 is not eligible to be nominated for 2019.
Heritage Haldimand recognizes the valuable contributions of property owners in conserving local heritage. This Award aims to promote an appreciation for the value of heritage within Haldimand County. This Award is judged by the Heritage Haldimand Advisory Committee.
The judging panel will be using this criteria when judging the nominations.
Restoration is defined as the action or process of accurately revealing, recovering or representing a historic place or individual component -- as it appeared at a particular period in history -- while protecting its heritage value.
Projects nominated in the category will be restored using materials, styles and craftsmanship of that period.
Adaptive reuse (or rehabilitation) can be defined as a process that integrates new use(s) into a heritage building while still maintaining its character and integrity.
Projects nominated in this category must have involved the renovation of an older structure in order to extend physical and economic sustainability while retaining heritage and character.
Sensitive addition is defined as a new design involving one or more structural additions to an existing heritage building or site which are sympathetic to, or compatible with, the original or established design or property.
Projects nominated in this category must have taken into account the additional parameters with respect to scale, height, roofline and/or finishing materials.
Focus on successful volunteer efforts, contributions and accomplishments.
IT IS THE RESPONSIBILITY OF THE NOMINATOR TO ENSURE THIS APPLICATION HAS BEEN COMPLETED IN FULL WITH ALL SUPPORTING DOCUMENTATION.
For assistance call 905-318-5932, ext. 6370 or email: firstname.lastname@example.org. Completed Nominations must be received by Friday, August 23, 2019 at 4:00 p.m.