• Dan Hanoomansingh

North Shore News: Early closure of Harry Jerome will impact accessibility in youth sports

On February 17th, the North Shore News reported that Harry Jerome Community Recreation Centre will close at the end of 2021, despite the new rec centre not opening until 2025. I was privileged to have the opportunity to write for the North Shore News about the issues of accessibility and public health that need to be considered in evaluating this decision.


Read my full piece here: https://www.nsnews.com/opinion/opinion-early-closure-of-harry-jerome-will-impact-accessibility-in-youth-sports-3446076


You can also see my thread that sparked the piece, including info from Stats Canada: https://twitter.com/dan_h72/status/1361894222962466818