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 […]

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 […]

Flint Playground Grand Opening Wrap-Up

Flint Playground Grand Opening Celebration Wow, what a turn out!! We would like to thank everyone who came out to our celebration on October 18th and made it a huge success! The fun got underway at 10:30am with a beautiful blue sky and a mascot visit from Boston Pizza’s Fairview Lionel. While he was busy […]

Flint playground build – a community who builds together, plays together

[nggallery id=17]   Flint Playground Build Well, it’s (almost) all done! Fairview’s Flint Playground Build was held on August 14-17th and what a great time it was! Read on for a breakdown of the weekend of playground building! The fun all started on Thursday evening with community volunteers unloading the delivery truck, sorting through the […]

Flint Park upgrades nearing completion!

[nggallery id=11] August 24th, 2014 Update: Last week saw some enormous additions to Flint Park park. On August 14-17th, the new playground was installed at the new location towards the north end of the park. This was a major community project involving nearly 90 volunteers and a massive undertaking utilizing relationships between the community, individuals, businesses and […]

Flavelle Park upgrades completed!

[nggallery id=3]   After two years of extensive work on Flavelle Park and playground, we are very pleased to announce that all of the upgrades on this beautiful green space are complete as of mid-July, 2014! Please be sure to check out all the upgrades and use this park space to its fullest! If you […]