Newfoundland and Labrador

PROCLAMATION
Automotive Heritage Month
July 2020

WHEREAS the National Association of Automobile Clubs of Canada has designated July 2020 as “Automotive Heritage Month” in recognition of the contributions of automotive hobbyists to the economic and cultural life of Canada;

AND WHEREAS Newfoundland and Labrador recognizes the role of the automobile in the creation of the provincial highway system and road network that make Newfoundland and Labrador communities more accessible for residents and visitors;

AND WHEREAS Newfoundland and Labrador has many active local clubs dedicated to automotive hobbies and also welcomes many visiting automobile enthusiasts;

THEREFORE I, Tom Osborne, Minister of Service NL, do hereby proclaim July 2020 as Automotive Heritage Month in Newfoundland and Labrador.

Tom Osborne, MHA
Waterford Valley
Minister, Service NL


 

PROCLAMATION
Automotive Heritage Month
July 2018

WHEREAS the National Association of Automobile Clubs of Canada (NAACC) has designated July 2018 as “Automotive Heritage Month” in recognition of the contributions of automotive hobbyists to the economic and cultural life of Canada;

AND WHEREAS Newfoundland and Labrador recognizes the role of the automobile in the creation of the provincial highway system and road network that make Newfoundland and Labrador communities more accessible to both residents and visitors;

AND WHEREAS Newfoundland and Labrador has many active local clubs dedicated to automotive hobbies and also welcomes many visiting automobile enthusiasts;

THEREFORE I, Sherry Gambin-Walsh, Minister of Service NL, do hereby proclaim July 2018 as Automotive Heritage Month in Newfoundland and Labrador.

Sheery Gambin-Walsh, MHA
District of Placentia – St. Mary’s
Minister


 

PROCLAMATION
Automotive Heritage Month
July 2017

The proclamation for Automotive Heritage Month in Newfoundland Labrador has been officially sign by the Hon Mr. Perry Trimper minister of Service NL in the province.
 

Front row- Bob Ford NAACC NL Director – Mr Perry Trimper. Minister of Service NL

Back row- Bobby Ford , NAACC Membership Director      – Connie Hilliard, treasurer and past president of Newfoundland Antique and Classic Car Club

The proclamation for Automotive Heritage Month in Newfoundland Labrador has been officially sign by the Hon Mr. Perry Trimper minister of Service NL in the province

Car picture L-r Bob ford – 1958 Edsel Citation Convert Connie Hilliard – 1968 Plymouth Sport Fury Bobby Ford – 1966 Mustang Deluxe Convert Hon Minister Perry Trimper – BMW Electric car.

Media contacts:
Bob Ford Director and Membership Chairman
National Association of Automobile Clubs of Canada in Newfoundland and Labrador
709-770-7283
naaacccmembership@yahoo.ca

Jason Card Director of Communications
Service NL
709-729-4860, 699-0470
jasoncard@gov.nl.ca

2016

Service NL

June 29, 2016

Engaging Community Organizations

Minister Proclaims Automotive Heritage Month in Newfoundland and Labrador

The Honourable Eddie Joyce, Minister of Service NL, in partnership with the National Association of Automobile Clubs of Canada (NAACC), has proclaimed July as Automotive Heritage Month in Newfoundland and Labrador.

“The NAACC and its members do great work supporting automotive hobbies, and also provide valuable fundraising assistance to several charities and community groups.  As NAACC members celebrate Automotive Heritage Month with exhibitions throughout the province this July, I want to thank them for all they do to support charitable efforts.”

– The Honourable Eddie Joyce, Minister of Service NL

Over the course of its history in the province, the NAACC has raised more than a quarter million dollars in support of charities that include the Easter Seals, Shriners, the Children’s Rehabilitation Centre, the Janeway Hospital, and the VOCM Cares Foundation.

“We thank the Provincial Government for partnering with the NAACC to recognize Automotive Heritage Month. Our Association is proud to preserve automotive heritage for future generations, and to use our restored, unique, historic vehicles to give back to our communities through various provincial charities.”

– Bob Ford, Director and Membership Chairman of the National Association of Automobile Clubs of Canada in Newfoundland and Labrador


The NAACC is a federally incorporated, non-profit organization of Canadian automobile clubs. For more information about the NAACC, visit www.naacc.ca.  Anyone seeking information about events planned for the month of July, can contact nlclassics1980@gmail.com.

QUICK FACTS:

• The Honourable Eddie Joyce, Minister of Service NL, has proclaimed July as Automotive Heritage Month in Newfoundland and Labrador in partnership with the NAACC.

• Automotive Heritage Month recognizes the direct financial and cultural benefits that automotive hobbies generate through business, employment and charity work across the country.

• Vehicles that are more than 25 years old and are certified by the Newfoundland Antique and Classic Car Club can be registered as “antique” through Motor Vehicle Registration.

• For more information on antique auto registration visit

www.servicenl.gov.nl.ca/drivers/DriversandVehicles/vehicleregistration/antique.html

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