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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 »
Neighbourhood Events
Tuesday, May 28, 2013
Neighbourhood Events
Monday, May 27, 2013
Part of Strathcona Mental Health Team Mental health Week
Neighbourhood Events
Wednesday, April 24, 2013
Sharing the Board's report with Community
Neighbourhood Events
Sunday, April 21, 2013
An Original Musical Based on an Untold Story of Vancouver
S.R.A Newsletter

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...

Neighbourhood Events
Saturday, April 20, 2013
Maclean Park Housing Garden Box Project
S.R.A Newsletter

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 at the corner of Hawks and Prior. Please join us...

S.R.A Newsletter

 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 Prior, looks like the weather will be co-operative...

Neighbourhood Events
Sunday, March 31, 2013
Small Grants Application deadline - March 31
Neighbourhood Events
Wednesday, April 3, 2013
Monthly meeting of the Strathcona Residents' Association
Neighbourhood Events
Monday, April 1, 2013
Won't Be Fooled Again! Viaducts removal MUST include traffic calming.
Neighbourhood Events
Saturday, April 13, 2013
Help us raise funds for Frontier College’s Literacy programs!
S.R.A Newsletter

The morning of April Fools Day - Monday April 1st, 9 am on Prior @Hawks
JOIN US to rally for City accountability and to let them know they cannot play us for fools!
Viaducts removal MUST include traffic calming Prior as promised by the Mayor.


S.R.A Newsletter

Hello friends and neighbours,

A quick reminder that we will be having a second Prior Street/Viaducts Working Group Meeting: this Wednesday, March 20, 7:15pm in the Activity Room at the Strathcona Community Centre (601 Keefer St.)

So far, there has been no published agenda for...

S.R.A Newsletter

Hello, Strathcona friends and neighbours.
A break from protocol here to report back on last night's SRA meeting, and inform you of an
important planning event to develop our community action and repsonse
to City Council and the Viaducts Removal plan, next Wednesday.