Promenade to go too far

Editor:

Re: Bayview Park to get boost, May 23.

Editor:

Re: Bayview Park to get boost, May 23.

Extending the promenade a few feet isn’t exactly ‘needed.’

What is needed in White Rock – which is exactly what we’ve had – is a small area where people can go that is off the path and that is a bit quieter than the rest of the beach.

I have always enjoyed that end of the beach because the promenade does not go through there. People are able to enjoy the park without joggers, walkers and strollers parading through their picnic.

Why must they always try to fix something that doesn’t need fixing?

It would seem ‘progress’ equals loss of peace and quiet. What a shame.

I’m going to miss our quiet, little park.

Tamara Jenene, White Rock

 

 

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