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Sunday, January 13, 2019

The time has come.

The future of Strathcona will be decided in the coming months. So if you care about your neighbourhood, stop watching quietly from the sidelines and start getting involved.

The Flats Arterial Community Panel begins next Saturday, Jan. 19 from 9-4:30 PM at Dudoc

Sunday, December 02, 2018


Thanks for the amazing turnout last month. We’ll be holding our December monthly meeting this Wednesday, Dec. 5, 7-9 PM at the Strathcona Community Centre. No big agenda. Just a follow-up to last month's Community Panel discussion (we've invited other community groups to

Friday, November 09, 2018

First off, thanks to the many people who came out for our November SRA meeting.  It was inspiring and invigorating to see Strathcona rally once again behind the future on our neighbourhood.

For anyone who did not make the meeting, Susanna Haas Lyons, the chair of the Community Panel

Friday, November 02, 2018

NOVEMBER MEETING: WEDS. NOV 7, 7-9 PM Strathcona Community Centre

Susanna Haas Lyons, chair of the upcoming Flats Arterial Community Panel, is coming to explain how the Panel will work and take questions. The Panel is being formed to recommend the best route for the widened road and

Thursday, September 27, 2018

If you're receiving this e-mail - but did not also recently receive the agenda for the upcoming AGM, then you are not on our SRA members mailing list. If you are a resident of Strathcona or Kiwassa, and would like to join, please click here to sign up as an official member. It's free.


Monday, September 24, 2018


A couple updates on items that came up at our last meeting...

Support for an Arterial at National-Charles

At the September meeting, members voted to support a proposal presented by Richard Taplin for an arterial route at National-Charles, an option the

Friday, August 31, 2018

We’ll be restarting our monthly meetings on Wednesday, Sept. 5 at 7 PM at the Strathcona Community Centre. Here is a revised agenda:

7-8 PM

Brief Updates on Ongoing Issues:

What’s Up with the Community Panel? Susanna Haas Lyons is overseeing the Community Panel that’s
Tuesday, August 28, 2018

We’ll be restarting our monthly meetings on Wednesday, Sept. 5 at 7 PM at the Strathcona Community Centre.

The September meeting will be a chance to catch up on and strategize about ongoing issues - and bring up new ones. Here’s the still- evolving agenda…

What’s Up with the
Sunday, July 01, 2018


Happy Canada Day Weekend!

Next Saturday, July 7, is the 22nd Annual UNION STREET BLOCK PARTY, one of the liveliest summer events in the hood. Everyone’s invited. It’s from 5-10 PM on the 600 block of Union. There will be live music, dancing, activities for kids

Saturday, June 02, 2018



Starting in May, we’re asking residents to officially join the SRA by signing up online. Why? Until now, all we’ve had are e-mails. Having the names, addresses, contact info and interests of people who actually live here will make

Monday, May 14, 2018
  Are you a resident of Strathcona?   The Strathcona Residents Association (SRA) was founded in 1992 to give all residents a voice in the future of our community. But to date, we’ve never asked the people who live here to become members. Our current e-mail list only lists e-mails. Not
Wednesday, May 02, 2018
The SRA May meeting will be on Wednesday, May 2, from 7-9 PM at the Strathcona Community Centre. All welcome, refreshments served.      The meeting will be focused on the city’s proposed Burrard Inlet Rail Corridor Strategy, which will dramatically
Wednesday, May 02, 2018

 Thanks to all who attended the April SRA meeting. For those who weren’t able to attend, minutes are attached. 


For those of you who sent written complaints about the train, the SRA has filed a formal complaint (also attached) to the Canadian Transportation Agency

Wednesday, May 02, 2018

The Strathcona Residents Association invites you to our April meeting on Wednesday, April 4, from 7-9 PM at the Strathcona Community Centre. We invite you to arrive at 7PM to catch up and mingle with your neighbours over refreshments. We will start our meeting at 7.15PM

The agenda for

Wednesday, May 02, 2018
As we all know, railroad traffic on the Burrard Inlet Line that cuts through Strathcona has increased dramatically since Jan. 2017. When the Centerm Port expands, the plan is for it to increase even more. This has been done with zero public consultation.

Wednesday, May 02, 2018

SRA Monthly Meeting

Weds. March 7  7-9 PM Strathcona Community Centre
1. Amanda Gibbs, the manager for Public Engagement for the City of Vancouver, will answer questions about the upcoming Community Panel being set up by the city to help decide on the best route
Monday, January 29, 2018

The Strathcona Residents Association invites you to our first monthly meeting of 2018 on Weds., Feb. 7, from 7-9 PM at the Strathcona Community Centre.

This year, one of the SRA’s goals is to help form and support "working groups" focused on specific local issues. We already
Wednesday, January 03, 2018

Reminder that tonight's regularity scheduled SRA meeting is cancelled.

Tuesday, December 05, 2017

The last SRA meeting of the year is this Weds night, Dec. 6, 7-9 PM at the Strathcona Community Centre.

On the agenda: a presentation on proposed modular housing in our area, train noise complaints, port and park updates… and goals for 2018.

Come if you can, especially if you

Wednesday, November 29, 2017

Please join us for our last regular meeting for 2017

  SRA December Monthly Meeting Weds. Dec. 6, 7-9 PM Strathcona Community Centre   For our December meeting, we will be looking will back to our gatherings and efforts in 2017 and review these against what we set out to accomplish