Mckay Playground Community Build Day!

Posted by on Jan 22, 2018 in Featured, News, placemaking, Projects | 0 comments

Mckay Playground Community Build Day!

It’s happening! BCAA and the Mckay Street Park working group are hosting a Community Build Day – Sunday, March 4th to install the playground equipment, pour the concrete and get ‘er done for a shiny new playground! We are looking for 30 volunteers total (unfortunately any more than that will mean that the park space is overcrowded and may hinder the pace of work). Volunteers must be over 18 years of age, however we know that the kids want to be involved (and we want them to be, too!) so we will plan to have an activity for youth that day as well to compliment the Community...

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Vote for us in the BCAA Play Here competition for Mckay Street Park!

Posted by on Jul 26, 2017 in Featured, News, placemaking, Programs, Projects | Comments Off on Vote for us in the BCAA Play Here competition for Mckay Street Park!

Vote for us in the BCAA Play Here competition for Mckay Street Park!

Vote for Prince Rupert's Mckay Street Park at https://www.bcaaplayhere.com/ !

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Placemaking a Prince Rupert hit!

Posted by on Jul 18, 2016 in Featured, News, placemaking, Programs, Projects | Comments Off on Placemaking a Prince Rupert hit!

Placemaking a Prince Rupert hit!

Transition Prince Rupert is happy to announce the success of our Placemaking talk and workshop - which drew in 200, and 45 enthusiastic community members, respectively.

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Mckay Street Park Design Event

Posted by on Jul 7, 2016 in Featured, Food, News, placemaking, Programs, Projects | Comments Off on Mckay Street Park Design Event

Mckay Street Park Design Event

Tell the designers for the Mckay Street Park what you think of their designs! After meetings with local youth and community members, there are 3 main design ideas for the park to be shared at the event.

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Placemaking at the Cow Bay Marina

Posted by on Jan 22, 2016 in Featured, News, placemaking, Programs, Projects | Comments Off on Placemaking at the Cow Bay Marina

Placemaking at the Cow Bay Marina

At the request of the City and Cow Bay Marina, at the end of February, Transition Prince Rupert facilitated a small placemaking workshop to pick the brains of local boaters, relevant non-profits, and local businesses to look at opportunities for placemaking at the public breakwater.

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Placemaking Workshop – January 8th, 9th, and 10th, 2016

Posted by on Oct 8, 2015 in Featured, News, placemaking, Programs, Projects | Comments Off on Placemaking Workshop – January 8th, 9th, and 10th, 2016

Placemaking Workshop – January 8th, 9th, and 10th, 2016

Transition Prince Rupert members and residents of Prince Rupert are invited to attend "Placemaking Prince Rupert" - a workshop held by Mark Lakeman by Portland's City Repair Project. Public Talk: "The Village Lives: Placemaking & the Remaking of a Modern City", Friday January 8th, 2016, from 7-9 pm at the Lester Centre of the Arts. Tickets are $15 and are available through the Lester Centre. Weekend Workshop: "Placemaking Nuts & Bolt", 2 days of hands-on learning Saturday, January 9th from 9 am - 5 pm, and Sunday, January 10th from 9:30 am to 12:30 pm. To attend, register at Eventbrite. The corporate rate for the workshop is $260/person; and $160/person for public

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