Richmond receives grant for Garden City Lands study

Richmond News

A grant of $175,000 has been awarded to the City of Richmond to support its studies in improving the soil on the Garden City Lands.

The City of Richmond’s Garden City Lands Remediation Study Project is looking to develop a plan on how to best manage soil contamination on the site. …

 “One of council’s goals is to ensure Richmond is a sustainable and environmentally conscious city,” said Mayor Malcolm Brodie.

“The Garden City Lands is a special site with a sensitive habitat. We’re pleased to see the Federation of Canadian Municipalities supports our vision for the site. The ultimate goal is to develop and implement a plan which will see the Garden City Lands safely offering such functions as food production, recreation and natural interpretation.”

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