These are eight, random "Daily Photographs" from my personal Flickr collection.

Thursday, April 10, 2014

Change is the Only Constant

Things were different when the title was first attributed by Heraclitus, but it has held true over the last 2500 years. In fact, the only reason for today's entry is to post a photo of my nearest intersection. I do silly things like this now, as when I look over older photos of downtown New Westminster, we've seen many changes. Bear in mind we didn't move here until 1996, but so much is different.

Sixth and Carnarvon

The area shown the northeast corner of Sixth and Carnarvon. Most recently the corner building was owned by Fraser Health and called Gyro Centre. There are also a garage and two, very old houses in the midst of being demolished. This will make way for a new commercial block and 26-storey residential tower.

When we moved to this city I had no idea that we'd see so much downtown development. I see it all as completely desirable. Living here is safer and more exciting than when we bought property.


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