Flint Park Revitalization Update

October 2019 At the time of writing (early September), construction was just beginning on the bicycle pump track portion of the Flint Park Revitalization. City crews are stripping and grading the site prior to our contractor “Bike-Track LTD” starting to shape the berms and rollers and then finishing them with asphalt. Construction should be wrapping […]

Flint Park Pump Track Update

September 2019 As you may have noticed, there is now an orange fence around the Flint Park build site, but no work has been done yet. The reason for that is the start of construction on the pump track has been delayed until September 9th. This is about 3 weeks later than we had hoped […]

Masterplan for the Flint Park Revitalization

At last, here is the completed Masterplan for the Flint Park Revitalization: Members of the Fairview Community Association board, as well as a committee of residents have been hard at work this Winter and Spring to come up with an awesome idea of how to transform the under-utilized area at the Southwest end of Flint […]

Flint Park Update

April 2019 It has been a little while since we’ve updated the community on the progress being made with the Flint Park Revitalization.  It has been a busy winter with lots of work going on behind the scenes.  We have been applying for grants to secure funding, meeting with a Landscape Architect and Pump Track […]

Flint Park Update – November 2018

“Bocce and BBQ,” our community engagement event was held on June 2nd, 2018. There was a very positive vibe from community members at the event and a lot of great feedback was provided as to how to revitalize the park space at the South-West end of the Flint Park Dog Park. Once all the feedback […]

Bocce & BBQ Fun in Flint Park

A HUGE thanks to two sponsors who provided financial contributions to help make this a FREE BBQ: LIFEMARK PHYSIOTHERAPY HERITAGE HILL, and MLA BRANDY PAYNE.   Our first ever ‘BOCCE and BBQ’ event went down on June 2nd.  Due to some unforeseen circumstances the Lawn Chair Theatre component experienced some delays and hiccups, however the people from […]

Fawn Playground Plans

Fawn Playground Update After much deliberation, reworkings and funding discussion, final plans for the Fawn playground have been finally sorted out! This proved to be by far our most challenging playground.  First, its size – Fawn Park it our smallest footprint. Thankfully when the city came and did park improvements they were able to move […]

Fawn Park improvements completed… for now!

  [nggallery id=19] Fawn Park improvements completed… for now! There was a lot of activity at Fawn Park this spring as landscaping changes were made to modernize and improve the site. The fencing on three sides was removed and new fencing was installed along the alley on two sides of the park. The path was partially diverted to make room for […]

An open letter to Fairview residents from the Community Garden Committee regarding the garden site location

An open letter to Fairview residents from the Community Garden Committee As previously announced, the baseball diamond site behind the community building has been chosen for the community garden site. The committee is still going through the application process with the City of Calgary. Community members can rest assured that the community garden committee put […]