The intent of Municipal Historic Resource designation is to recognize the significance of a historic resource, protect it legally, and support the maintenance of its character-defining elements in perpetuity.
If you would like to learn more about the Municipal Historic Resource Designation process please contact the Town of Banff at eric(at)firstname.lastname@example.org or call 1-403-762-1102.
February 2021 Application
The Whyte Museum of the Canadian Rockies has submitted a request to designate the Peter and Catharine Whyte Residence, located at 130 Bow Avenue, as a Municipal Historic Resource. As part of this request, they are asking for a matching rehabilitation grant of $50,000. The designating bylaw and compensation request will be considered by Banff Town Council on February 22, 2021.