Heritage Advice

Heritage Section staff of Markham’s Development Services Commission coordinates and implements the City's heritage conservation program.


  • processes all development applications in the heritage districts;
  • manages Markham Heritage Estates;
  • administers financial assistance programs;
  • provides technical advice to the Heritage Markham committee;
  • assists local property owners in understanding heritage policies and procedures;
  • provides information and advice on restoration techniques, skilled trades [PDF] and appropriate designs for new construction.
  • Contact us if you need assistance or clarification on any aspect of Markham’s heritage program.

Contact Information

As staff are working remotely, we encourage contact through e-mail as provided  below:

Mr. Regan Hutcheson
Manager of Heritage Planning
905-477-7000, extension 2080

Mr. Peter Wokral
Heritage Planner
905-477-7000, extension 7955

Mr. Evan Manning
Heritage Planner II
905-477-7000, extension 2296

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