R.A. Riddell Elementary School, Hamilton (2016)
58 square meters
The depave transformed part of the school’s asphalt playground into a beautiful garde
St Margaret Mary Catholic Elementary School, Hamilton (2014)
130 square meters
The event created the first area of green space in the playground on the entire school property.
Deirdre Connell and volunteers
St Augustine Catholic Elementary School, Hamilton (2013)
93 square meters
About 6 trees were planted on the school grounds after the depave
Watch Depave Paradise participant, Green Venture in action at St. Augustine School in Dundas, ON.
Depave Paradise is a project of
Green Communities Canada
Green Communities Foundation
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