What is Heritage?

Heritage or Cultural Heritage (used interchangeably) is the legacy of both the tangible and the intangible attributes that our community has inherited from past generations. Our cultural heritage resources include tangible elements such as buildings, monuments, streetscapes, landscapes, books, artifacts, and art, and intangible aspects such as stories, traditions, language, and knowledge.

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1. What is Heritage?
2. How do I know if my property is heritage?
3. What are the implications of having my property listed on the Heritage Register?
4. What is a Heritage Alteration Permit and when is it required?
5. What is a Cultural Landscape?
6. What is a Heritage Revitalization Agreement?
7. What is a Heritage Zone?
8. What is a Heritage Conservation Area?
9. What are Heritage Conservation Covenants?
10. What are Heritage Incentives?