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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, April 6, 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, which deals primarily with noise issues. On other fronts, we are requesting anyone affected by...

S.R.A Newsletter
Friday, March 30, 2018

The Strathcona Residents Association invites you to our April meeting on Wednesday, April 4, from ...

S.R.A Newsletter
Thursday, March 22, 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.


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S.R.A Newsletter
Saturday, March 3, 2018

SRA Monthly Meeting
Weds. March 7  7-9 PM
Strathcona Community Centre

Agenda:

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 for an arterial road to replace Prior. For background information, you can visit...

S.R.A Newsletter
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...
S.R.A Newsletter
Wednesday, January 3, 2018

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

S.R.A Newsletter
Tuesday, December 5, 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 rarely do. Make Strathcona stronger by showing up...

S.R.A Newsletter
Wednesday, November 29, 2017

Please join us for our last regular meeting for 2017

 
SRA December Monthly Meeting
Weds. Dec. 6, 7-9 PM
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S.R.A Newsletter
Wednesday, November 29, 2017

Please join us for our last regular meeting for 2017

 
SRA December Monthly Meeting
Weds. Dec. 6, 7-9 PM...
S.R.A Newsletter
Wednesday, November 29, 2017

Please join us for our last regular meeting for 2017

 
SRA December Monthly Meeting
Weds. Dec. 6, 7-9 PM...
S.R.A Newsletter
Thursday, November 9, 2017

Residents of Strathcona:

 
A group of graduate students from SFU is helping the SRA build a case against putting a road through Strathcona Park. They asked us to circulate...
S.R.A. Blog
From the City of Vancouver in response to our concerns about increased rail traffic on the Burrard Inlet Line.
S.R.A Newsletter
Sunday, October 29, 2017

Strathcona Residents Association

November Meeting  Weds.  Nov 1  7-9 PM
Strathcona Community Centre
 
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S.R.A Newsletter
Monday, October 23, 2017

 

SRA NOVEMBER MEETING
WEDNESDAY NOV 1, 7-9 PM
STRATCHCONA COMMUNITY CENTRE

Agenda:

Ross Kenny, the Senior Design Engineer in charge of bike routes, will be presenting final plans for improvements to the Union Street...

S.R.A Newsletter
Thursday, September 28, 2017

Wednesday Oct 4    7-9 PM    Strathcona Community Centre

Our October meeting will be focused on creating a community vision for the soon-to-open ...