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Strathcona, Vancouver's First Neighbourhood

Strathcona, Vancouver’s oldest and truly unique neighbourhood, has been called a slum, “home of the working man,” and absolutely charming. Starting out as a collection of shacks and cottages around the Hastings Mill, it developed into a residential area that quickly moved south and east away from the mill... Read More about Strathcona and the area's history »
S.R.A Newsletter
Friday, September 16, 2016

Hello friends and neighbours,

Lots of news and updates: Viaducts, Prior Street, coming events, crime alert, as well as announcement of the upcoming AGM October 5.  

Also, an important ask, we invite residents to complete our...

Neighbourhood Events
Saturday, September 24, 2016
Free food, square dancing, petting zoo, climbing wall, local artist performances and much more family fun
S.R.A Newsletter
Monday, July 18, 2016

The annual tradition on 600 block Union is in its 20th year,
and this is the biggest party yet!
 

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Neighbourhood Events
Saturday, July 23, 2016
The annual tradition on 600 block Union is in its 20th year, and the biggest party yet
S.R.A Newsletter
Friday, June 24, 2016
One of the recent film productions in and around the neighbourhood: the ABC miniseries "When We Rise" (in addition to donating money to the community) are throwing a party to thank the neighbourhood, this Sunday

Stage 49 Ltd and all the cast and crew of "When We Rise" would like to thank the residents of Strathcona for all your support...

Neighbourhood Events
Sunday, June 26, 2016
the ABC miniseries invites the neighbors of Strathcona to a special thank you party
S.R.A Newsletter
Thursday, May 26, 2016

Apologies, we supplied the wrong date in that last email.
The upcoming SRA meeting is Wednesday June 1, 2016

S.R.A Newsletter
Thursday, May 26, 2016

REMINDER: Residents are invited to attend the St Paul’s hospital site
Social Impact Assessment next Wednesday or fill out the online survey

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S.R.A Newsletter
Sunday, May 22, 2016

Do you live or work near the proposed site of the new St. Paul's hospital?

Will your life be affected by the new St. Paul's hospital and health campus?

The City of Vancouver is developing a Policy Statement to guide future development of the New St. Paul’s...

S.R.A Newsletter
Friday, April 29, 2016

Strathcona Residents’ Association Council Meeting (SRA)

Agenda for May 4, 2016.

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S.R.A Newsletter
Monday, April 4, 2016

Strathcona Residents’ Association Council Meeting 

Agenda for April 6, 2016....

S.R.A Newsletter
Friday, March 4, 2016

The SRA is participating in the City of Vancouver’s writing of Urban Design Guidelines for Strathcona’s portion of Hastings Street (known as Hastings East in the DTES LAP).

Lots of new development...
S.R.A Newsletter
Friday, February 26, 2016

Please join us for a fun pot-luck get together at 6:30 pm at the Strathcona Community centre which will be followed by our regular monthly meeting at 7:15. Bring something to share and children are welcome at the potluck. A good way to meet your neighbours.

Lots has been happening in our neighbourhood and around us...

S.R.A Newsletter
Saturday, January 30, 2016

Strathcona Residents’ Association Council Meeting
Agenda for February 3, 2016.

 

Executive Council

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S.R.A Newsletter
Saturday, January 2, 2016

Out with the old (council) and in with the new Council - bring your leftovers!

Happy 2016 friends! Mark this Wednesday, January 6th at 7:15 p.m. for the first meeting of the Strathcona Residents Association (SRA) of the year. Despite the holidays, our community does not rest: lots happening and much to...