GRAVENHURST — The Town ofGravenhurst Municipal Heritage Advisory Committee is pleased to announce this year’s recipients of the Built Heritage Awards. The 2019 home and business recipients are:
- 210 North Street
- 160 Muskoka Beach Road
- 170 Muskoka Beach Road
- 610 Philip Street East
- 290 Muskoka Road South (Rombo’s Restaurant)
“The Municipal Heritage Committee recognizes recent projects that are culturally significant, aesthetically pleasing, are of good quality and
craftsmanship or projects that restore or showcase a building’s heritage features,” said Michael Wayling, committee chair.
This award is a way of recognizing projects that exemplify Gravenhurst’s built heritage and it promotes high quality projects that otherwise may go unnoticed, he added.
Since its inception in 2013, the committee has awarded more than 25 Built Heritage Awards to properties across the municipality.
These properties are nominated and awarded by members of the Municipal Heritage Advisory Committee.