Progress with this initiative
September 25, 2013 – The Vancouver Park Board invites residents and the media to the official opening of the tennis courts at Kitsilano Beach Park.
When: Sunday, September 29, 2013 at 11:00am
Where: Kitsilano Beach Park, 1499 Arbutus Street (at Cornwall Ave)
For more information on the celebration, view the news release.
August 1, 2013 – Asphalt paving for the tennis courts is now complete. The asphalt needs two to three weeks to cure before the plexipave sports coating can be applied, which we hope to start at the end of August. Additional construction activities include completing the chain link fencing, and painting the practice wall.
May 9, 2013 – Construction will begin on May 13, 2013, with completion targeted for early fall 2013.
In the interim, please visit nearby tennis courts at:
- Granville Loop Park (1435 W 5th Avenue)
- Granville Park (3001 Fir Street)
- Charleson Park (rooftop tennis courts at 600 Moberly Road
January 24, 2013 – We held a public open house, where residents came to get more information about the project.
October 31, 2012 – A focus group meeting was held with the Kitsilano Beach tennis community, TennisBC, and local residents.
Geotechnical and arborist investigations
October 30, 2012 – The geotechical and arborist investigations were completed.
September 28, 2012 – The Vancouver Park Board retained Durante Kreuk Ltd to provide design and construction monitoring services.