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Friday, August 23, 2013
Vancouver police have issued a public warning after a woman was randomly attacked in the Strathcona neighbourhood over the weekend.

Police say the 25-year-old woman was walking her dog through McLean Park, near East Georgia Street and Heatley Avenue, just after midnight on Sunday morning when a

Tuesday, August 20, 2013
Attack took place on Saturday night [August 17] by the Macleans Park sign at 11:30 PM. Woman was out walking her dog and was grabbed from behind and thrown to the ground. She was able to escape by hitting him in the face but he chased her home. Man is thought to be caucasian, around 6'4", muscular
Monday, August 19, 2013

Saturday, August.31st
10am to 5pm
Hawks Street along Mac Lean Park

Join us for the Annual Neighbour Hood Sale!

Everyone Welcome!

Buy! Sell! Trade!

Strathcona Community & Friends gather together to share bazzar treasures of collectables, clothing,

Wednesday, August 14, 2013

Hello friends and neighbours,

If you haven't already - the opportunity for online comments and input to the Strathcona local area plan (as part of the greater DTES Local Area Plan) is open until this Friday [ see link below ]

As well, the 5th Annual Cindy Kampmeinert Memorial Fun'

Friday, August 02, 2013

Hello, Strathcona friends and neighbours.

Hope everyone has a fantastic B.C. Day long weekend, if you are in town there are a lot of fantastic events, including Pride, the Festival of Light, Red Bull Airshow and right here in the neighbourhood; the 37th Annual Powell Street

Monday, July 22, 2013

Hi all,

A disastrous meeting tonight with head of transportation, Jerry Dobrovolny, and staff.
Despite dozens of residents telling them repeatedly to stop work on Union Street to take time to consult with the local community, they continued to defend their action and plan. [

Friday, July 19, 2013
A quick note

1. Reminding residents about the important Local Area Plan - open house tomorrow,
July 20 at the Strathcona Community Centre from 11am - 3pm.

This 30-year plan proposes some pretty significant changes to our neighbourhood and the surrounding area, including

Thursday, July 18, 2013
Hello, Strathcona friends and neighbours.

A reminder that tonight is the first of two open houses as the City presents the Local Area Plan "Emerging Directions", at the Japanese Language School, 475 Alexander 3:30-7:30.

There will be a second open house at the Strathcona Community

Friday, July 12, 2013

Hello, Strathcona friends and neighbours.

There is a lot of important news to share with you in this newsletter, much of which has the potential to bring significant change to our neighbourhood. In the spirit of that last statement, members of the SRA Council have each contributed

Tuesday, June 25, 2013

Hello, Strathcona friends and neighbours.

Tomorrow, the City of Vancouver is holding a public hearing into Viaducts Removal and Related Area Planning (ie. the Eastern Core Strategy). Specifically, regarding their June 18 report, which can be read here: http://former.vancouver.ca/

Friday, June 21, 2013

RE:
Update - Dunsmuir and Georgia Viaducts and Related Area Planning

City Council will hear speakers on this matter at the Standing Committee on Planning, Transportation and Environment on June 26, 2013. Speakers will be heard starting at 2:00 pm.

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Wednesday, June 19, 2013

Hello, Strathcona friends and neighbours.

1. City Report on Viaduct Removal

Today, the City of Vancouver released an 80 page report on the Viaducts and Eastern Core Strategy.
http://former.vancouver.ca/ctyclerk/cclerk/20130625/documents/rr1.pdf

Having skimmed throught the

Thursday, June 13, 2013

Hello Strathcona friends and neighbours.

Together with other Strathcona neighbours, as well as residents and business owners from the 200 block of Union, I attended the first 3 hours of an all-day Council meeting yesterday at City Hall. Thanks to everyone who came out and for hanging in

Tuesday, June 11, 2013

Hello, Strathcona friends and neighbours.

This email is to remind residents that on Wednesday June 12, council will vote on a proposal to limit vehicular access in and out of Strathcona via Union Street. A reminder also that on Wednesday June 26, council will very likely be voting on

Thursday, June 06, 2013
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Hello, Strathcona friends and neighbours.

This will be the first of several notes to the community about items going to vote before City Council this month.

On Wednesday June 12, council will vote on a proposal to limit vehicular access in and out of

Saturday, June 01, 2013

Hello, Strathcona friends and neighbours.
Apologies for the lateness, here are some items of interest to Strathcona residents, including the agenda for our upcoming meeting of the Strathcona Residents' Association, Wednesday June 5th, as well as minutes from May's meeting. 

Monday, April 29, 2013

Hello, Strathcona friends and neighbours.
Apologies for the lateness, here are some items of interest to Strathcona residents, including the agenda for our upcoming meeting of the Strathcona Residents' Association, Wednesday May 1st, as well as minutes from April's meeting. 

Monday, April 15, 2013

hello Strathcona friends and neighbours,


We'll be distributing meeting agenda, minutes and expanded community announcements next week, but wanted to remind everyone about this coming saturday's big work party, and how you can get involved. 


Jill Stieler writes:


Strathcona

Sunday, March 31, 2013

Hello, Strathcona friends and neighbours.
Hope everyone is enjoying this fantastic long weekend: Spring, sunshine, and the cherry-blossomed streets of Strathcona, it really doesn't get much better than this!

Tomorrow, Monday April 1st will be our second Reclaim Prior! rally - 9am

Tuesday, March 26, 2013

 Hi folks,

Just a quick note to remind you of our final planning meeting before the rally.

Meeting is 7:15 at the Strathcona Community Centre, 601 Keefer, upstairs in the Multi-purpose room.

And don't forget the rally itself:  9am, Monday April 1st - corner of Hawks and

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