Edgar Dewdney

Dewdney Park to be renamed Buffalo Meadows

Apr 14, 2021 | 9:06pm

The City of Regina unanimously passed a motion renaming Dewdney Park, in the city’s North Central. The move follows recent action by the city to explore the harmful legacies of Sir John A. Macdonald and Lord Edgar Dewdney. The park will now be known as Buffalo Meadows, after Councillor Bob Hawkins moved to remove the […]

Dewdney Pool to be renamed Buffalo Meadows Pool

Apr 3, 2021 | 9:43am

In a meeting full of changes, Regina City Council decided to rename Dewdney Pool in the city’s North Central. The renaming comes as part of the city’s review on the legacy left by Edgar Dewdney, who had a direct role in establishing and overseeing residential schools. Mayor Sandra Masters says the renaming is an important […]

Petition calling for renaming of Dewdney Avenue, Park given at Regina City Hall

Jul 29, 2020 | 12:58pm

Hundreds of signatures were presented Wednesday morning at Regina City Hall calling for city council to rename Dewdney Avenue and Dewdney Park and Pool. Supporters and members of both the Buffalo People Arts Institute and Decolonizing Relations were on hand to present a petition containing over 1,000 online signatures and 577 physical signatures asking for […]