DASE Receives $25,000 from Legacy Fund

The Drumheller and District Chamber of Commerce through the World’s Largest Dinosaur Legacy Fund presented the Drumheller Association of Skateboarding Enthusiasts (DASE) with $25,000 on Tuesday, June 9, 2015 for construction of the skate park.

“The Chamber of Commerce is pleased to present these funds and honour our commitment that was made back in September 2012, when plans for the skate park were first beginning to take shape,” announced Heather Bitz, Executive Director of the DDCC. “With our operation being located next door, we clearly see what a popular destination Centennial Park is for locals and visitors, alike. The skate park will nicely complement and enhance the existing amenities of Centennial Park.”

Chamber Elects New Board Members

The Drumheller and District Chamber of Commerce held it's 2015 Annual General Meeting on March 24th, 2015 at the Badlands Community Facility. Four director positions were available, all three year terms.

6 members were nominated, of which the following four were chosen by secret ballot to fill the Director positions:

  • Brooke Christianson, Vice President of Canalta Hotels;
  • Brock Harrington, General Manager of Rocky Mountain Equipment;
  • Gord Van Kannel, of the Drumheller Co-op; and
  • Christopher Knight, Vice President of Finance and Operations, Platinum Chemical Solutions