THE LAURIER HEIGHTS COMMUNITY IS THRILLED TO ANNOUNCE THE CITY OF EDMONTON’S RENAMING OF A BELOVED NEIGHBOURHOOD PARK IN HONOUR OF THE LATE JULIE ROHR.
The Julie Rohr Park will be a testament to the lasting legacy of a woman who selflessly devoted herself to the betterment of the Laurier Heights community and beyond. On Sunday, September 17, we will gather to embrace this park with gratitude, knowing that it represents the enduring spirit of Julie Rohr, a beacon of inspiration and hope for generations to come.
Moreover, this event marks the beginning of a new fundraising campaign aimed at transforming the park space into an even more welcoming and vibrant place for all. Inspired by Julie’s commitment to community engagement and her passion for creating spaces where children and families could thrive, the campaign aims to enhance the park’s facilities and amenities. Through collective efforts, the community aspires to create a space that reflects Julie’s spirit of inclusivity, love, and togetherness.
We invite everyone to join us on this special occasion as we celebrate Julie’s life and embark on a journey to make the park space an even more welcoming place for all our friends and neighbors. Together, we can carry forward Julie’s legacy and create a lasting tribute to her remarkable contributions to the community.
Save the date, September 17, from 2:00 to 5:00 PM, for an afternoon of celebration, unity, and fundraising in Julie Rohr Park, as we come together to honour a truly exceptional individual and work towards a brighter future for our community.
The Julie Rohr Park is located in Laurier Heights at
140 Street and 78 Avenue.