East Fraser Lands (EFL) is being developed by Wesgroup to house up to 12,000 new residents in the coming decades.
To compliment this development, the Vancouver Park Board is committed to designing and constructing 25.2 acres (10.2 ha) of parks within the community – approximately 20% of the land area.
In 2017 to 2019 we expect to design and build eight acres of parks in the western third of EFL, including:
We held an open house on October 15 for you to learn about:
As well, we asked what you thought about the draft principles and design options for the parks in an online questionnaire from October 14 to 31. Thank you to everyone who participated. We're now analyzing the feedback we received and preparing a summary.
Here is our process and anticipated milestones.
Develop East Fraser Land design guidelines through design workshops, public events, and work by staff and consultant teams
Build Neighbourhood Park North
Invite your feedback on the preliminary design concepts at an open house and online survey
Develop the preferred concept
Invite your feedback on the preferred design concept at an open house and online survey
Prepare construction drawings and specifications based on the preferred concept
Build the parks