2020 Broombusting Events in Nanaimo, Lantzville & Cedar

Contact

Nanaimo:  Lynn Kropinak  /  Phone: 250-933-0088.  Email: lynnkropinak@gmail.com.
Lantzville:  Sharon Ahokas  /  Email: sahokas@shaw.ca
We look forward to hearing from you!

This is an unusual year.  We are observing social distancing, and not gathering in groups at all.  But Broombusting is still happening!  Please contact Lynn or Sharon.   We can still do it!

2020 Cuts for Nanaimo

Contact Lynn Kropinak for details on where you can cut broom in Nanaimo this year!  There are many volunteers out cutting broom – keeping social distance – working together apart.  She can provide you with loppers.  Your presence will be very welcome!

DROP ZONES:  Two locations and dates for Drop Zones in Nanaimo 2020:

MAY 2, Linley Valley Gyro Park between 10:00 am and 2:00 pm in the parking lot bin.

MAY 30 Bowen Park Upper Shelter (where the pool is) between 10:00am to 2:00 pm in the bin.

 

 

 

 

 

COMPLETED CUTS FOR 2019
We are keeping this list here to remind us of what we can do again in 2021!

April 20, Saturday.  9:00 – 11:30. VIU.  The big hill at College Way and Nanaimo Parkway.

April 23, Tuesday, 9:30 a.m. – 11:30.  6330 McRobb Ave.

April 28, Sunday, 10:00 a.m. – 12:00.  Parkway trail.

April 30, Tuesday, 9:30 a.m. – 11:30.   Backyard of 6010 Hammond Bay Rd.

May 1, Wednesday, 6:30 p.m. – 8:30.  The slope Oliver Rd./Old Highway.

May 4, Saturday, 10:00 a.m. – 12:00.  Linley Point Gyro Park.

May 7, Tuesday 9:30 am – 11:30.  6052 Clarence Way.

May 8, Wednesday, 6:30 p.m. – 8:30.  Oceanview Park.

May 10, Friday, 10:00 a.m. – 12:00.  Noon Third Street Park.

May 11, Saturday, 9:30 am- 11:30.  Sugarloaf Mountain.

May 12, Sunday, 10:00 a.m. – 12:00.  Parkway Trail.

Tuesday May 14th, 9:30 am -11:30 Linley Point Gyro Park.

Wednesday May 15 6:30 pm – 8:30 “The Slope”  corner of Oliver Rd. and Hwy 19A (old highway).

Thursday May 16, 9:30 am – 11:30, 6052 Clarence Way.

Friday May 17, 9:30 am – 11:30 20 Maki Road.

May 21.  Tuesday.  9:30 am – 11:30 end of Butcher Rd.

May 22, Wednesday. 6:30 pm – 8:30 Hwy. 19 and Hwy. 19A.

May 23, Thursday.  9:30 am -11:30 Hwy 19A.

Friday May 24th, 9:30 am – 11:30, 20 Maki Rd. in south Nanaimo.

May 25, Saturday, 10:00 – 12:00. Parkway Trail, Park on Willowmere Crescent,

Sun. May 26, 6:30 pm- 8:30.  Hwy 19 and Hwy 19A.

June 1, Saturday 10:00 – 12:00.  City of Nanaimo invasive drop at Bowen Park parking lot off of Wall St.

 

 

 

 

2020 Cuts for Lantzville

Broombusting will still take place in Lantzville.  The District is supporting the efforts of individuals (not groups!).  We can loan you tools.  This is the perfect year to get rid of the broom in your neighborhood.

AREAS IN LANTZVILLE to cut this year:  Lorenzen Lane (especially the end),Eastwind,  Westwind, Northwind, Southwind, Superior Road, Aulds Road, E&N Trail, Sunbury Rd., Northbound Highway between Petsmart and Ware Road, Rosalyn Crescent, Sywash Ridge, Harby Road West, Ware Rd., Clark Dr., and Peterson Rd.

Obviously, we need you!  Contact Sharon at sahokas@shaw.ca for further details.