Tuesday, February 07, 2017
The Vancouver Park Board are currently considering a renewal for Strathcona Park (between Prior St, Malkin St, Raymur Ave, and Hawks Ave).
As a way to provide input to the Park Board at the early stages of planning - rather than reacting to near complete plans - we would like to seek
Thursday, January 26, 2017
During our SRA meeting in November 2016, we had a chance to meet with the City of Vancouver's Public Engagement team to express our thoughts, concerns and needs for Union Street as a gateway for residents, pedestrians
Tuesday, January 24, 2017
In December 2016, the Vancouver City Council allocated a 0.5% emergency property tax increase to combat the fentanyl crisis, which included overdose response, a new fire truck and crew, mobile medical unit, training, supplies, and a commitment to a long overdue community policing centre for
Wednesday, January 18, 2017
Reminder: tomorrow, Thursday 19th
Healthy Communities Conversation, 7-9pm Strathcona Community Centre
What is harm reduction? How are we responding to the overdose crisis?
What new services and supports are being relocated to the area?
What systems are in place for the
Friday, January 13, 2017
Hello neighbours, a few important upcoming events, and some sad local news
Healthy Communities Conversation, Thursday January 19th
A meaningful dialogue with local residents, businesses, and agencies about services delivery and healthy community in and around Strathcona
Monday, January 09, 2017
Since our last meeting, SRA council member Charis Walko has requested and received a snow-and-ice-response salt drop for our neighbourhood.
While we are through the worst of the snow and ice for now - temperatures are expected to drop below freezing tonight and
Wednesday, January 04, 2017
"CN is increasing freight train service via the two-mile-long Burrard Inlet (BI) spur line in urban Vancouver, that crosses Glen Drive, Venables, Union and Cordova beginning on January 2, 2017 to improve service to customers.
The crossings are protected by lights and
Saturday, December 31, 2016
The Strathcona Resident Association is wishing you and your families a Happy New Year!
We finished off 2016 with identifying the top priorities for our neighbourhood. Details of our discussion can be found in the December SRA meeting minutes below. One of
Monday, December 12, 2016
Fellow Residents of Strathcona,
First, we’d like to thank all of you who attended the November/December meetings of the Strathcona Residents Association and shared your opinions about the Union Street bikeway. We’ve attempted to condense your recommendations into a
Monday, December 05, 2016
Our December Strathcona Residents Association meeting is this coming up this Wednesday December 7th, 7:15pm at the Strathcona Community Centre.
This will be our Holiday Party and will include a potluck dinner. Our main topic will be a discussion to identify strategic
Wednesday, November 23, 2016
Hello friends and neighbours,
We have a number of upcoming events here in teh neighbourhood to share with you, as well as announcement of our next meeting:
Our December Strathcona Residents Association meeting is this coming up on Wednesday December 7th, 7:15pm at the Strathcona
Monday, October 31, 2016
Apologies, our earlier email negelected to mention early-start pre-meeting potluck! Break bread with your neighbours! Please join us at 6:30 for a pre-meeting potluck - bring something to share, and your appetite for food and conversation.
Potluck will be followed
Friday, October 28, 2016
Hello friends and neighbours,
Our regular November Residents Association meeting is this coming Wednesday November 2, 7:15pm at the Strathcona Community Centre.
We’ll have the latest news and events around the neighbourhood, including plans for the AGM, report on Community
Monday, October 03, 2016
Hello friends and neighbors,
Just a gentle reminder that our Annual General Meeting is this Wednesday, 7:15 at the Strathcona Community Centre. With a number of retirements from the executive council, we could use some new members! If you are a resident of Strathcona and want to help
Friday, September 16, 2016
Monday, July 18, 2016
The annual tradition on 600 block Union is in its 20th year,
The 20th Annual Union Street Block Party
and this is the biggest party yet!
Saturday, July 23, 2016, 5:00 - 10:30pm
Join friends and
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
Thursday, May 26, 2016
Apologies, we supplied the wrong date in that last email.
The upcoming SRA meeting is Wednesday June 1, 2016
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
Fill out the online survey or attend an in-person
Monday, June 06, 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 Hospital and Health