Cambridge Greening Your Neighbourhood Workshop
September 23 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
It seems as though every day the topic of heavy rains and flooding is in the news. In recent times, many homeowners across Ontario have experienced localized flooding and severe damage to their homes and community infrastructure. It can happen here too. The good news is that we can take action to protect our homes and neighbourhoods from flooding.
Reep Green Solutions in partnership with the City of Cambridge, would like to invite you to participate in a unique opportunity to have your say in the future of the outdoor space in the Biscayne at Daleview neighbourhood. Use your first-hand knowledge of the area to contribute ideas for adding green spaces in your community.
The Cambridge Greening Your Neighbourhood Workshop will draw from residents’ observations and combine them with experts’ insights to create a vision that will improve your neighbourhood’s capacity to handle large storms and enhance the everyday quality of life for community members.
All are welcome to participate. It is free to attend, but we ask that you please register in advance to reserve your spot. Refreshments will be provided.
Becca Robinson | Workshop Facilitator
Becca Robinson is the Principal Designer and Owner of Grow and Gather Design and is currently the RAIN Coach for REEP Green Solutions. Her practice of landscape architecture centres around the creation of places that promote and celebrate the benefits of interacting with nature.
She has been the landscape designer for prestigious projects such as Maggie’s Cancer Care Centre, a City of Edinburgh park adjacent to the Holyrood Palace (a UNESCO World Heritage Site), and the Detroit River International Wildlife Refuge (DRIWR). She has a Masters of Landscape Architecture from University of Michigan and a B.S. in Environmental Science from University of North Carolina.
This workshop is in partnership with the City of Cambridge, Region of Waterloo and Grand River Conservation Authority.
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