Check out the TEN community projects THAT have been selected to be eligible to win one of three ENERGIZE AWARDS
Transforming an underutilized concrete place into a vibrant park space
Parks Foundation Calgary and the Bridgeland-Riverside Community Association are pleased to announce that the award-winning Flyover Park design will be moving forward for development in the community of Bridgeland. The Alberta government recently approved $1 million in funding, which has been matched by The City of Calgary.
The underutilized space below the 4th Avenue Flyover will be transformed into a vibrant urban park and gateway to downtown. The 4th Avenue Flyover Park—the first of its kind in Calgary—will be a five-minute walk from the Bridgeland LRT station, a 10-minute walk to Calgary’s downtown core and will connect Bridgeland on the north side of the Bow with the Riverwalk Pathway in East Village.
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This year our BUILDING COMMUNITIES PROGRAM is celebrating its 10th anniversary! Since the program began in 2009 we have supported almost 160 projects valued at over $23 million dollars and we couldn’t have done it without you! We’re planning exciting things to celebrate this milestone. Whether you’ve completed a project in the past, need new ideas or inspiration, or have a project you’re working on right now we have something for you! Stay tuned and follow us on social media to learn more about our plans, workshops, and activities for the year.
Parks Foundation Calgary creates opportunities to improve the quality of life throughout the Calgary region.
Parks Foundation Calgary exists so all Calgarians can enjoy a healthy lifestyle by providing easily accessible unique , sport and green spaces.
We rely on a dedicated body of volunteers, staff and partnerships to realize this vision.
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