Spurred by a philanthropic couple who are providing up to $2.5M in matching dollars, the Town's revitalization plans have been driven by the community. considerable consultation and planning occurred in conjunction with the residents of Biggar and area to create the master concept for the Town's next chapter.
The bold plans will energize and revitalize the town, attract new residents and visitors, and will make Biggar the envy of like-sized communities. An animated and vibrant downtown core encourages commerce, is walkable, accessible to seniors, sensitive to the environment, and celebrates heritage.
Comments heard during the open-house presentations regarding the plans include:
- Love this! Looks welcoming and honors our history and famous landmarks
- The concept is excellent
- I love everything about it. I can't wait for this project to start
- I see huge benefits to this revitalization