2019 highlight: Powell River building beautified by mural and landscaping

Catnip creates mural on water reservoir structure on Haslam Street

HILLTOP ART: Landscaping now surrounds the City of Powell River water reservoir atop Haslam Street, accenting a mural created in 2019 by Powell River artist Stefan Fogarty, also known as Catnip.

At a committee of the whole meeting in July, Fogarty said he wanted to reclaim a bit of nature onto the building and adorn it with a water goddess pouring water down the hill from her hands; the result is depicted above.

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The committee approved the project, underwriting the cost of the paint required to complete the mural. On the side facing the road, different animals from the local area are featured.

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