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    Georgetown Action Sports Needs Assessment

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    The Town is studying Action Sports (Skateboards, Scooters, BMX, Mountain Bike, etc.) needs in the Georgetown Urban Area. We need your input!

     

    Purpose of Study:

    The purpose of this study is to confirm needs for new action sports opportunities in Georgetown, and develop prioritized implementation strategy. A focus of this project will be to specifically review hard-surface action sports parks (i.e. Skate Parks).

     

    Objectives

    • To identify the best opportunities to improve action sports in Georgetown to continue serve youth, young adults and children, and active families by providing non-structured opportunities for active recreation.
    • To confirm the need for additional action sports facilities in Georgetown while integrating with the other Recreational Facilities and Recreational Programs in Georgetown
    • To advance and confirm the objectives of the Strategic Action Plan and Youth Needs Assessment regarding Skateparks/Action Sports
    • To identify the highest priorities for implementation in the short,mid and long-term.
    • To provide a framework to engage local community groups or residents to raise funds through a Joint Capital Initiative

     

    Desired Outcome:

    To provide clarity in the desired next steps to improve action sports in Georgetown, and define a priority and implementation strategy.

    Public Engagement

    • Long Survey (20-30 min) Click Here
    • Short Survey (2 min) Click Here

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    • Public Open House: Date TBA
    • Project Information Boards View PDF

     

    Project Timeline

    Summer & Fall 2016: Analysis of existing facilities, identify preliminary options, collect public input
    Fall & Winter 2016: Assess options and priorities, begin implementation plan
    Early 2017: Study completion

     

    For more information contact:

    Mark Taylor, OALA, CSLA
    Snr Landscape Architect
    Town of Halton Hills
    1 Halton Hills Drive
    Halton Hills ON L7G 5G2
    Email: Mark Taylor
    Phone: 905-873-2601 ext. 2267


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