Prince Edward Island

DECLARATION
Automotive Heritage Month
July 9, 2021

WHEREAS the National Association of Automotive Clubs of Canada is celebrating July as “Automotive Heritage Month; and

WHEREAS the National Association of Automotive Clubs of Canada strives to restore and preserve Canada’s rich history and heritage; and

WHEREAS the first automobile in Canada was brought to Prince Edward Island in 1865 by Father Belcourt; and

WHEREAS automotive enthusiasts and hobbyists share their appreciation of the hobby while contributing to the economic, social and cultural benefit of Islanders;

WHEREAS Automotive Heritage Month celebrations will contribute to the vibrancy of communities across Canada, and raise funs for worthy charities that will benefit PEI communities;

THEREFORE BE IT RESOLVED THAT I, James Aylward, Minister of Transportation, Infrastructure and Energy, do hereby proclaim the month of July as:

“Automotive Heritage Month”

for the Province of Prince Edward Island, and July 9, 2021, shall be known as
 
“Collector Car Appreciation Day”

Signed at Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island, this 17th of May, 2021.

Minister James Aylward, Minister
Transportation, Infrastructure and Energy
Prince Edward Island

DECLARATION
Automotive Heritage Month
June 19, 2018

WHEREAS the National Association of Automotive Clubs of Canada is celebrating July as “Automotive Heritage Month; and

WHEREAS the National Association of Automotive Clubs of Canada strives to restore and preserve Canada’s rich history and heritage; and

WHEREAS the first automobile in Canada was brought to Prince Edward Island in 1865 by Father Belcourt; and

WHEREAS automotive enthusiasts and hobbyists share their appreciation of the hobby while contributing to the economic, social and cultural benefit of Islanders;

WHEREAS Automotive Heritage Month celebrations will contribute to the vibrancy of communities across Canada, and raise funs for worthy charities that will benefit PEI communities;

THEREFORE BE IT RESOLVED THAT I, the Honourable Paula Biggar, Minister of Transportation, Infrastructure and Energy, do hereby proclaim the month of July as “Automotive Heritage Month” for the Province of Prince Edward Island.

Signed at Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island, this 19th of June, 2018.

Minister Paula Biggar, Minister
Transportation, Infrastructure and Energy
Prince Edward Island


 

DECLARATION
Automotive Heritage Month
July, 2017

WHEREAS NAACC Automotive Heritage Month was designated in July 2010 to recognize the national unity that automotive hobbyists generate from coast to coast; and

WHEREAS automotive hobbyists generate hundreds of thousands of dollars worth of business and employment to all of the Canadian provinces; and

WHEREAS more and more Canadians have become socially involved and embrace the fields of automotive interest; and

WHEREAS NAACC Automotive Heritage Month showcases the hobby and the national unity that is generated from the hobby;

THEREFORE BE IT RESOLVED THAT I, the Honourable Paula Biggar, Minister of Transportation, Infrastructure and Energy, do hereby recognize the contribution made by the automobile and its owners in Canada over the past 100 years and declare July 2017 to be NAACC Automotive Heritage Month in the Province of Prince Edward Island.

Signed at Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island, this 26th of June, 2017.

Minister Paula Biggar, Minister
Prince Edward Island