A family in our community is in need of some help with getting some medical equipment for their special needs son. A Go Fund Me page was started for them.
This Saturday, June 16th, is the voting day for the City’s Neighbourhood Decision Making program.
The proposed projects in Northwest London are listed at https://getinvolved.london.ca/NDM/northwest-london.
Within Orchard Park/Sherwood Forest, the resurfacing of the tennis courts is proposed.
Last year, our proposal for park equipment fell just 7 votes short.
BBQ and AGM, Thursday, May 24, starting at 6 PM at Orchard Park Public School
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Slides from the community information meeting on April 18, 2018 with the developer of the former Sherwood Forest School site are now available.
Medway Valley Heritage Forest Environmentally Significant Area
The final report and background material for the Medway ESA Conservation Master Plan Review can be found at http://www.london.ca/residents/Environment/Natural-Environments/Pages/Conservation-Plans.aspx
There is a proposal for two new, likely large, bridges across the Medway including one adjacent to the “beach” in our area. (On the maps in the report, they are called “trail linkages”). This is a significant change to this Environmentally Significant Area and to our neighbourhood.
There has been an off and on effort from the City to bridge the Creek for the last 20 years. Each time our community has been outspoken with our concerns about the negative impacts on the natural environment increased use will cause. As you will note in the report and on the maps, there are large areas of habitat and examples of species at risk that are already stressed.
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