Women behind Clare Gardens honoured, Multi-year effort to clean up park awarded

14 06 2012

“Deb Chapman and Irmi Elbert remember a time when Clare Gardens Park in Westboro was used for drug deals, the cement pathways were cracked and dotted with pot holes, and the children’s play equipment was falling apart.

Now, about five years later, the two Westboro women have been awarded the Ontario Volunteer Service Awards for their efforts in cleaning up the park…” (You can read the rest of this article in EMC Ottawa West.)

Congratulations to volunteer gardener Deb Chapman and WCA board member Irmi Elbert for all their hard work!




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