Parksville Mayor Marc Lefebvre, far left, joins members of Access Oceanside and some city staff before they embarked on a Wheel/walkabout of city streets Wednesday, June 21, 2017. — Deb Tardiff photo

Mayor, staff join Parksville wheel/walkabout

Access Oceanside event part of accessibility week in Parksville Qualicum Beach

Mayor Marc Lefebvre and some Parksville city staffers joined members of Access Oceanside for its annual Wheel/Walkabout of downtown streets Wednesday, June 21.

The event was held as part of Accessibility Week in Parksville Qualicum Beach, which wrapped up Saturday with the Walk/wheel for Awareness at Parksville’s Community Park.

Events have taken place throughout the week in both Parksville and Qualicum Beach, highlighting both advances made and further changes needed to improve accessibility in local communities.

— NEWS Staff