Ideas from Tahunanui beachfront park

If we want to make waterfront park attractive to younger teens, maybe we could take  ideas from some of the recreational elements at Tahunanui beachfront park. Here is a short clip showing some teens having fun playing aroud on  a half court basketball court. https://vimeo.com/289375048   Something like this would be easy to lay down [...]

Outdoor checker board

We don't know yet what the"elements" of the various recreational bits and pieces might be.....but here's one possibility that might "fit" well in a portion of waterfront park - an outdoor checkerboard (or chessboard). This photo comes from Vancouver Parks archives, and is nearly 100 years old....but....could be relaxing fun for seniors (any and all [...]

Bilingual street names for Mapua?

Hello Friends of Måpua Waterfront I’m in Vancouver till may 15 doing a bit of teaching at UBC (Universityy of British Columbia) It turns out that UBC (8000+ residents and academics alike) is a quasi “municipality” that resides on native Musqueam Indian land . The UBC community takes seriously its cultural history. Just recently they [...]