Memorial Arena Dressing Room

Recipient: District of Vanderhoof
Amount: 100000
Date: 2006-03-29
Areas: Vanderhoof
Sectors: Community Infrastructure
Strategy: Community Infrastructure
Description: The District of Vanderhoof upgraded the dressing rooms in the Memorial Arena. Constructed in 1975, there had been no major upgrades to the facility since the addition of a mezzanine in 1991. The expansion of the dressing rooms has helped to modernize the facility and allow for hosting of large scale tournaments and competitions in the areas of hockey, football, lacrosse, rugby, baseball, soccer as well as entertainment and tradeshows. The dressing rooms are accessible from the inside or outside of the facility, for mixed teams (male/female), and for use by handicapped athletes. The District of Vanderhoof and NKDF partnered in providing funding for this project.

The Fraser Lake & Area Menshed Society we feel has been a great success, largely due to the grant for our shop addition from the NKDF. Without the grant we would not have had the courage to proceed with its...

~Fraser Lake & Area Menshed Society