December 2017 - Published "Ross Thompson" book
2018 - Facade restoration of the Glazan Block to be completed. Funding from Columbia Basin Trust appreciated.
Early 2018 - Esling Park signage in the works. Three remaining panels to be completed showing Early Rosslanders, Gold Mining and Boomtown/Community. Thanks to Edward Davies for many archival pictures of early Rossland.
March 2018 - Applied for Heritage BC grant to fund the installation of a Ross Thompson plaque in the Harry LeFeve Square
April, 2018 - Website updated with 5 new Statement's of Significance and Histories for Agnew and Co., Post Office, Hunter Brothers Store, Jordan Block and Burn's Block. Awaiting City of Rossland approval to send them to the BC Heritage Community Heritage Register.
Updating new historical plaques for the Stone Block and Agnew & Co. Documenting remaining historical plaques.
2018 - Working on republishing "The First History of Rossland" written by Harold Kingsmill in 1897
2018 - Updating the "Rossland Heritage Home" book last published in 2013.
May 10 - 12, 2018 - New Westminster, Heritage BC Annual Conference
Sept. 7 - 9, 2018 - Golden City Days - Celebrating our heritage
If you have any historical pictures which you are willing to share with the Rossland Heritage Commission, please contact Jackie Drysdale at 250-362-3323
Publications Available at Rossland Library, Rossland City Hall, Rossland Museum
Cemeteries of Rossland - $40
Rossland Heritage Homes - $35
Ross Thompson - $14
Photo credits on this website: Larry Doell, Iain Reid, Liam Barnes and The Rossland Museum Archives.