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Wascana Centre Authority to receive Canada 150 Infrastructure Program funding to upgrade Waterfowl Park Display Ponds

Wascana Centre Authority will receive Canada 150 Infrastructure Program funding to help revitalize and rejuvenate the Waterfowl Park Display Ponds. The Honourable Ralph Goodale, Minister of Public Safety and Emergency Preparedness, and Member of Parliament for Regina-Wascana made the announcement on behalf of the Honourable Navdeep Bains, Minister…

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Wascana Centre Authority approves College Avenue Campus-Conexus Project to initiate the design process

  Wascana Centre Authority’s Board of Directors has approved the non-conforming use for the development proposed by the University of Regina and Conexus Credit Union adjacent to College Avenue Campus.   Wascana Centre Authority officials will be meeting with the University and Conexus representatives in the coming weeks to discuss…

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Lakeshore Totem Pole Restored

After a 2-month renovation, the Lakeshore Totem Pole is back home. After years of aging and damage, the Totem Pole was removed for renovation in September. Master Carver Lloyd Wadhams, son of the original carver performed the extensive work. Along with restoring the entire Totem Pole, new wings and antennae were also built and installed.  …

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Countdown to Canada 150 Kick-Off Celebration

Countdown to Canada 150 Kick-Off Celebration New Year’s Eve in Regina – Free. Festive. Fun.   2017 marks a milestone event – Canada’s 150th anniversary of Confederation!  To ensure we celebrate this historic year from beginning to end, Regina is kicking off the New Year celebrations with a free, fun, festive,…

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Monument Monday : Holodomar Statue

The “Bitter Memories of Childhood” monument to memorialize the Holodomor was erected in the spring of 2015 in Wascana Centre southeast of the Legislative Building on Lakeshore Drive.  The monument project was spear headed by the Ukrainian Canadian Congress Volunteer Group.  The UCC, Regina Branch purchased an exact copy…

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