Parks & Recreation Foundation of Victoria

Past Projects

Welcome to the Past Projects page. Here you will find information about our involvement in many projects in the CRD area.

John Howard Society: initiated community garden “Feeding Ourselves and Others” (ongoing)

Our Emily Statue

Our Emily maquette at Emily Carr House

Jubilee Hospital Pemberton Chapel Garden

Vic West Skateboard Park

Ellice Street Park wall mural

Beacon Hill Watering Can

Beacon Hill Children’s Farm: hand-washing station and Old Police Barn roof replacement

St. Ann’s Academy Greenway: tree planting, Garry Oak Meadow restoration and ongoing maintenance of site

Beacon Hill Park Heron Cam

Dallas Road Seaside Cycle Route signage

Selkirk Trestle Bridge: The foundation worked in partnership with the Cycling Coalition and the CRD Parks to raise funds for the revitalization of the Selkirk Trestle Bridge and pathway.

Restored in 1996, the Trestle has become part of  the Galloping Goose Trail and Peninsula Trail System, both part of the Trans Canada Trail which crosses all of Canada. They are popular walking and cycling routes in the Greater Victoria area.

Central Park Active Children’s Play Centre

New Horizon’s Centre: new equipment

Oaklands Community Association: recognition of historical gathering place

Swan Lake Conservancy: Children’s Teaching Centre; Lake boardwalk renovation

 

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