The National Association of Automobile Clubs of Canada
L’Association nationale des clubs automobiles du Canada
July is Automotive Heritage Month in British Columbia
The NAACC is pleased to announce that once again the month of July is set aside as Automotive Heritage Month in British Columbia and July 14th as Collector Car Appreciation Day in British Columbia.
Collector Car Appreciation Day IN BC 2014
Former superintendent of motor vehicles petitioned government to recognize fundraising efforts of car clubs
By Alyn Edwards,
Originally published: April 3, 2014
Hear ye, hear ye: Elizabeth the Second, by the Grace of God, of the United Kingdom, Canada and Her other Realms and Territories, Queen, Head of the Commonwealth, Defender of the Faith, now know ye that July 12 and the month of July, 2014 shall be known as Collector Car Appreciation Day and Month.
This declaration is so witnessed by the Honourable Judith Guichon, Lt.-Gov. of B.C. and Suzanne Anton, Attorney General on the sixth day of February 2014.
If you owned a car or held a driver’s licence in B.C. during the 1980s and into the 1990s, you know the name of the man who spearheaded this proclamation. Keith Jackman is the retired superintendent of motor vehicles and his signature was on every licence, registration and permit issued in B.C. for a dozen years.