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Wednesday, October 09, 2019

Please see the link below for the minutes from the City Council meeting last week regarding the arterial and decisions taken that impact Prior Street and our community.

The relevant agenda item begins on Page 12.

city council minutes

There is also a  link to the video

Tuesday, October 01, 2019

Please join us for the Monthly SRA Meeting

Wednesday   2 Oct  @ 7:15 pm

Strathcona Community Centre

Agenda posted under "events" on SRA website

Monday, September 30, 2019

A huge thank you to everyone who supported the Rally on Monday morning!!

We had over 200 people attend and all the top media on site!!

Thank you to all the Speakers and Organisers for this event.

Tuesday - speaking at City Council on Tuesday, 1 Oct 9:30 am

Wednesday

Sunday, September 29, 2019

Join the Rally on Monday 30 September 7:30 am - 8:30 am

Prior & Hawkes

The purpose of this Rally is to send a clear message to our elected City Council that we are expecting them to follow through on the four commitments that have been made to Calm Prior.

Prior is not

Sunday, September 29, 2019

Join our Rally on Monday, 30 September 7:30 am - 8:30 am - let's send a clear message to our elected City Councilors to Calm Prior!

Prior is not safe, it's too narrow and was never intended as an arterial.

We want meaningful calming measures put in place and are expecting Council

Sunday, September 29, 2019

Join the Rally, Monday 30 September 7:30 am - 8:30 am

Prior & Hawkes

The purpose of the rally

Saturday, September 28, 2019

Strathcona Air Quality Forum - Agenda

This free event will be held 1pm - 4pm on Sunday September 29th at the nə́c̓aʔmat ct Strathcona Branch Library (Located on East Hastings Street between Heatley Avenue and Hawks Avenue. )

Speakers include:

Dr. Naomi Zimmerman - UBC Air
Thursday, September 26, 2019

Below is a quote from the City Engineering Report that may determine the future of Prior Street:

Council directed staff to explore alternate alignments that could allow Prior/Venables Street to be downgraded. After five years of comprehensive study and engagement, staff are unable to

Saturday, September 21, 2019

COMMUNITIES MATTER, CALM PRIOR

The future of Prior Street rests with City Councillors this October

On Monday, September 30, join us for a rally at Prior Street and Hawkes Avenue in Strathcona in advance of the Vancouver City Council meeting to decide the future of Prior Street.

Saturday, September 21, 2019

COMMUNITIES MATTER, CALM PRIOR

The future of Prior Street rests with City Councillors this October

On Monday, September 30, join us for a Rally at Prior Street and Hawkes Avenue in Strathcona in advance of the Vancouver City Council meeting to decide the future of Prior Street.

Monday, September 16, 2019

Residents of Strathcona,

I'm writing to give you an update on the unfolding arterial drama and propose a possible resolution.

First, a reminder of our goals. We want a livable city. A neighbourhood where all residents feel safe walking along and crossing their streets. Where people

Friday, September 06, 2019

First, a big thanks to all who came to this week's SRA meeting.  For those who couldn't make it, here's what you need to know... and do.

Vancouver City Council is expected to vote as soon as October 2 on where to put the long debated Flats arterial.  City staff will release a

Tuesday, September 03, 2019

As soon as Oct. 2, City Council will vote on where to put the False Creek Flats Arterial. Even though the Community Panel overwhelming chose the National-Charles (NatCha) option, Prior is back on the table and is likely to be the option recommended to Council by city staff.

Here's what

Monday, August 12, 2019

CITY COUNCIL TO VOTE ON FLATS ARTERIAL

City Council is scheduled to vote on October 2 on a location for the Flats Arterial that will run through our community, connecting Clark to Main.

Despite the Community Panel’s overwhelming choice of National-Charles (67%), it might surprise

Monday, May 27, 2019

The SRA’s last meeting before summer break will be on Wednesday, June 5, 7-9 PM at the Strathcona Community Centre. It should be a lively one. Here’s what’s on the agenda:

7:00-8:30 Beyond the Arterial

We’ll be joined by staff from City Planning and Engineering for a discussion of

Saturday, April 06, 2019

The vote is in!

Today, the Flats Arterial Community Panel picked National-Charles by 67.7% - a super majority for an option that was barely on the table at the start of the process. A huge thanks to all the panelists for their diligence and hard work and to the Jefferson Group for

Thursday, March 28, 2019

Our April SRA meeting will held on the second Wednesday, April 10, so that we can react to the Community Panel’s decision about the Arterial – which is happening on Saturday April 6.  Still 7-9 PM, still at the Strathcona Community Centre. We’ll send out an update on Sunday, April 7, with

Thursday, February 28, 2019

Our March monthly meeting will be this Wednesday, Mar 6, 7-9 PM at the Strathcona Community Centre. No big agenda as yet, just general discussion of what's been going on with the Community Panel and in the hood.  (e-mail Dan if you have something you'd like to add to the agenda).

The

Sunday, February 17, 2019

Last Saturday, Dan Jackson and Richard Taplin gave the SRA's presentation to the Flats Arterial Community Panel on why we oppose a road through the park and support the National/Charles option (NatCha). Larry Chan also spoke on why this isn't about choosing a road, it's about choosing a future

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