Beaches|life is often asked questions about the Beaches neighbourhood. Who better to answer them than you, our knowledgeable readers?
In each issue we will publish selected questions from our readers for you to answer. In the following issue, we will share the best answers.
Our first answer is from Louie C.
The reason that some street addresses do not start at number one or two is because of Eastern Beaches Park. Early photos of this area show houses and cottages along most of the lakefront but nearly all the dwellings west of Silver Birch were removed in 1930 to make way for the park. The park complete with boardwalk was opened in May 1932.
This issue’s question is from Danielle L.
How long has the Leuty Lifeguard Station been on Kew Beach and why was it built there?
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