By: Nadine Nesbitt A tiger swallowtail flutters along the tops of the newly planted perennial plants now stretching towards the sky after a long winter’s sleep in the Depave Garden, while a sparrow bounces across the mulched ground searching for last years seeds. There are signs of Spring in the Depave Garden! This year much…
The Yorkview Elementary School community transformed a 172-square-metre section of asphalt playground into a green learning space that will help improve storm water management.
Joni Mitchell’s famous song, “they paved paradise and put up a parking lot,” has been playing in my ears since learning of this exciting project coming to our neighbourhood.
Your spellchecker won’t recognize it and auto-correct might mutate its letters into “repave” or “deprave,” but it’s become one of the latest buzzwords among green adventurers.