Trail Bridge

Recipient: Vanderhoof Rotary Club
Amount: 7500
Date: 2004-05-21
Areas: Vanderhoof
Sectors: Community Infrastructure
Strategy: Tourism-Recreational Infrastructure
Description: This project is comprised of installing a walking bridge over Stony Creek, using a 64' rail flatcar enhanced with guardrails. The footbridge will help extend the walking path from Riverside Park to the Vanderhoof Museum. Funding partners include the Vanderhoof Rotary Club, the BC Real Estate Foundation, and the District of Vanderhoof. Aside from the jobs created by the construction phase of the project, this project is expected to contribute economic benefits to the community by helping to make the area more attractive for visitors.

Well, this success story throws back a little bit. We started planning for the expansion at the Burns Lake Public Library in the early 2000's. It was an ambitious project - double the size of the library!! The board...

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