WEST NEWTON â€” An expanded and redeveloped Panorama Park has opened.
The park is 3.5 acres in size and features a dog off-leash area, a tot playground, a bike track an an open grass area that can be used for picnicking and other activities.
Panorama Park will be a wonderful meeting place for active play and socializing for the West Newton community, stated Surrey Mayor Dianne Watts.
"The redevelopment of (the park) was carefully planned with the help of community input," added Coun. Linda Hepner, chair of the city’s Parks, Recreation and Sport Tourism Committee.
"Care was taken to preserve numerous significant trees. (Many) additional trees have been planted. It’s a beautifully revitalized park space for residents to enjoy."
An opening event on Tuesday, June 24 included cake cutting, face painting, community displays and activities.