In 1919 it was suggested that the board put on open air movies in Stanley Park. Not sure it was approved. That same year the Board put aside a flower bed to grow poppies “from Flanders Field”.
I received a great document today, it’s a list of highlights culled from the minutes of the Vancouver Park Board compiled in 1948 by Superintendent P.B. Stroyen. In 1906, the Vancouver Moral Association raised objections to one piece bathing suits and the low class of music… Continue reading Great Moments in Park Board History