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History:
On June 24, 2009 ACO Clarington branch was founded. Clark Morawetz was elected the first President.

The current Executive is:
Tracey Ali President ACO Clarington Branch
Clark Morawetz Vice-President
Scott Storey Treasurer
Bernice Norton Secretary

Our upcoming meeting dates for 2017 are:
May 29, 2017, September 25 - AGM, November 26, 2017

All meetings are at the Clarington Museums SJWHC in Bowmanville at 7 PM, unless posted otherwise.


Contact:
   Tracey Ali
   thealis44@gmail.com

 

President:
   Tracey Ali
   thealis44@gmail.com

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Buildings at Risk

Camp 30/Boys Training School
Lambs Road and Concession St.
Bowmanville...more

 

Heritage home, Newtonville
4502 Highway 2
Clarington...more

 

Events

2017 Meeting Schedule for ACO Ontario
January 30, 2017 to December 30, 2017
Schedule of Executive and Council Meetings for 2017. Please open the attached pdf to see the full schedule. This document will be revised periodically as dates and locations are confirmed.

News

ACO EXPRESSES SUPPORT FOR BILL C-323
Bill establishes tax credits for rehabilitation of historic properties
ACO supports Private Member's Bill C-323, An Act to Amend the Income Tax Act (Rehabilitation of Historic Property), which will receive second reading in the House of Commons on February 10. This bill will establish a tax credit for expenses related to the rehabilitation of a historic property. It also establishes a tax deduction for the capital cost of property used in the course of such a rehabilitation.

Call for Nominations: ACO Provincial Heritage Awards
Deadline for nominations: August 23, 2017
Architectural Conservancy Ontario is now receiving nominations for its 11th annual Heritage Awards, honouring preservation leaders, projects and initiatives that have contributed significantly to architectural conservation in Ontario.

Call for Ontario Heritage Conference Location Proposals
Communities across Ontario are Invited to Consider Hosting
Attached is the terms of reference for hosting a conference including contact information to submit proposals.

CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS: ACORN FALL 2017
Theme will be remembrance
Across Ontario, cemeteries, monuments, markers and installations provide a link to regular individuals as well as famous people from our past. The fall 2017 ACORN will focus on built heritage and cultural landscapes of commemoration.

CBC Interview: President Catherine Nasmith debates Fa├žadism with Past President Chris Borgal
Sunday Edition host Michael Enright moderates a discussion of Fa├žadism on CBC radio, Sunday May 7.

MP Peter Van Loan Proposes Tax Credits for Heritage Properties
National Trust for Canada is organizing Response
MP Peter Van Loan has introduced a Private Members Bill proposing Income Tax Credits to assist private owners of heritage property with restoration costs. This is good news for heritage, whether or not it passes as widespread support for the initiative may result in either passage or a similar bill from government. National Trust for Canada is organizing heritage organizations across the country. ACO's Policy Committee will be developing a formal response from ACO.

Vice President Shannon Kyles Tests Restored Historic Windows for Energy Efficiency...Historic Windows Win!
MAHONEY: Old windows part of the soul of our past
Article from the Hamilton Spectator