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My signature is in support of a proposed redevelopment of 514 Carnarvon Street to enable the preservation of Holy Trinity Cathedral for future generations.
The proposed redevelopment will create a community space of use to the residents of and visitors to the City of New Westminster; including a new outdoor plaza and hall housing both large an small meeting spaces, as well as adding much needed parking in the neighbourhood.
Members of the parish envision the space proving of value for existing events such as Show ‘n Shine, as well as potential new events such as a downtown music festival. While telling a story of those who have gone before, the site will continue to be of common use as we move into an exciting new future for this downtown neighbourhood.
Funding for historic buildings is not readily available from senior governments. Please use the Heritage Revitalization Agreement tool available to the municipality to permit the parish to build a high rise of sufficient size to enable the proposed preservation of an important historic gem in our city.