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Urban Style Beach Coming!

Urban Style Beach Coming to New Westminster's Pier Park
 
City Officials are in the process of developing detailed landscaping plans for the park's Timber Wharf. Featuring a beach, fitness area, adding onto the volleyball courts added back in 2013, small dog enclosure and possibly a water feature.

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The inspiration for the design can be sourced to the artificial beaches that line the Seine River in central Paris, and such installations have proven to be a major draw for both locals and tourists ever since they were first built in 2006.

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The urban beach design is meant to be a year-round installation and could be built in time for this summer. It is part of the municipal government’s plan to develop temporary fixtures on the Timber Wharf until funding can be secured to undergo a complete upgrade of the structure and the pilings it sits on.

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Cited from :
 "Grab Your Flip Flops: New Westminster Planning Urban Beach at Pier Park." wwwtheprovince.com. N.p., n.d. Web. 23 Apr. 2014.

 

 


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