Developers in Montreal threaten to turn Parc Oxygene into condominiums. The history of the park is discussed, as are the current problems with the city government.
Produced by Jesica James with audio files from Chris Betts and gretchen king.
Click here to download the documentary.
Click on the arrow below to stream it.http://previous.ncra.ca/business/admin_ncra/progex/programFiles/53/ParcOxygenFinal.mp3″
If you want to support the park, there will be events happening every second Sunday this summer.
Sunday July 25, Visual art + music in the park, painting, sketching, drawing, sculpting, exhibits, 4pm-6pm, free!
To save Parc Oxygène – our endangered little green space
(west of Parc, east of Hutchison, south of Pine, north of Prince Arthur)
All visual artists welcome to come and paint, draw, sketch, photograph or just display their work.
SUMMER LOVE-IN FESTIVAL TO SAVE OUR PARK
July 25 – Art and music
Aug 8 – Poetry – open mic! with music!
Aug 22 – Dance – tango and more!
Aug 29 – Music – open mic!
Sept 5 – Mega show – music, dance, more!
(if it rains, event postponed)