Exciting future for recreation in the Lakes District

Recreation opportunities are abundant in the Lakes District and we are pleased to welcome our new Recreation Coordinator, Logan Wilson, to the Village of Burns Lake team. A lifelong resident of Burns Lake, Logan joins our team with a Degree in Tourism Management and extensive knowledge of programming and recreation needs in the Lakes District.

Recreation opportunities are abundant in the Lakes District and we are pleased to welcome our new Recreation Coordinator, Logan Wilson, to the Village of Burns Lake team. A lifelong resident of Burns Lake, Logan joins our team with a Degree in Tourism Management and extensive knowledge of programming and recreation needs in the Lakes District.

As the Recreation Coordinator, Logan will be focused on introducing new programming at Sprit Square, ensuring that the Arena continues to run at full capacity, and organizing community events.  He will work with the current Director of Recreation, Dan Deschamps, for the month of March to facilitate a smooth transition and transfer of ideas, practices, and plans for recreation. Logan has been actively involved in many sports and community clubs and is looking forward to working with these groups in a new capacity. Logan will be a community recreation liaison and will work with all local recreation groups and organizations to assist with events and help develop new event ideas and opportunities.

“We are pleased to add local talent to our Village staff team,” says Acting Mayor Eileen Benedict “Village Council is looking forward to working with Logan to improve and expand recreation in Burns Lake and the Lakes District.”