Measuring the Value of Heritage Preservation in Edmonton
The Edmonton Historical Board (EHB) is an advisory board for the City Council of Edmonton, providing information and recommendations relating to Edmonton's history generally and specifically in reference to the city's built heritage.
About the EHB
Formed as the Archives and Landmarks Committee in 1947 and renamed in 1966, the Edmonton Historical Board (EHB) advises City Council on matters relating to City of Edmonton historical issues and civic heritage policies.
The EHB’s mandate is to encourage, promote and advocate for the preservation and safeguarding of historical properties, resources, communities and documentary heritage.
To support this mandate, the EHB has 3 committees and an annual award ceremony. In addition, in partnership with The City of Edmonton and the Edmonton Heritage Council, the Edmonton Historical Board has overseen the creation of and provided continued support to the City’s Historian Laureate position.
Edmonton Historical Board meetings are open to the public. Due to the current situation, all meetings are being held using Google Hangouts. If you are interested in joining the next meeting, please email EdmontonHistoricalBoard@edmonton.ca to express your interest. A Google Calendar invite will be shared for you to be able to join the meeting.
Draft Minutes - May 27, 2020
Draft Agenda - May 27, 2020