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Fred Randall

Fred Randall

The aquatic facility in the Edmonds Community Centre was officially named the Fred Randall Pool at the Opening Ceremony on July 1, 2013.

Fred Randall was born in Vancouver in 1931 and later moved to Burnaby. He worked in the construction industry until 1964, then was employed as a business representative for the Operating Engineers, Local 115 and was chief executive officer for the local from 1980 to 1991.

He was a resident of the Edmonds area of Burnaby for 41 years and was active in the Burnaby community.

Serving as an Alderman from 1976 to 1981 and again from 1987 to 1990, and as a Parks and Recreation Commissioner from 1979 to 1980. During this time, Fred Randall served on many other committees of Council, and on the Board of Governors of BCIT.

Fred Randall then went on to serve as a Member of the Legislative Assembly of British Columbia, representing the riding of Burnaby-Edmonds for two terms from 1991 to 1996.

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Location: 7433 Edmonds Street, Burnaby  Community Centre Map Icon  Map 

Contact Us:
General Inquiries 604-297-4838

Entrance to Edmonds is via the Plaza entrance only (off of Humphries Street). The entrances into the building on Edmonds Street and from the underground parking lot entrance will remain closed. The café, childminding and indoor playground area also remains closed.  

Free parking is available underground, on site, and on Humphries Street. However, the entrance into the centre from the underground parking remains closed. For building access, you will need to enter from the Plaza entrance off of Humphries Street.

For public transit information, please visit Translink Trip Planner.