Does my road qualify to become a Heritage Corridor?

Roads that qualify to become Heritage Corridors must possess BOTH of the following characteristics:

  • They must connect major thoroughfares, but were originally designed for residential use
  • If they were altered, the rural character of the area would be altered as well.

In addition, qualifying roadways must fulfill two or more of the secondary conditions. They must:

  • Have scenic value or possess public vistas
  • Be two-lane residential roads with minimal shoulders
  • Pass through or be adjacent to environmentally sensitive areas or habitats
  • Run parallel to or be crossed by historic riding trails
  • Have a documented historical value to the community
  • Possess archaeological features
  • Possess distinct expressions of local community life

For more information, please contact Lisa Woolford at lisa@bactrust.org or (847) 387-3149.