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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

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. 

We have a lot in this newsletter and on the agenda, including recent changes to the bike path, new local filming protocol, updates on the Powell Street overpass and a lot of community events.There...

Neighbourhood Events
Thursday, May 2, 2013
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Friday, May 3, 2013
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Thursday, May 2, 2013
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Thursday, May 30, 2013
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Wednesday, May 29, 2013
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Wednesday, May 29, 2013
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Monday, May 27, 2013
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Wednesday, April 24, 2013
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Sunday, April 21, 2013
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 get involved. 


Jill Stieler writes:


Strathcona Community Centre, through Volunteer Canada and Starbucks, have received another 'Day of Service' grant to improve the children's play spaces and gardens around the Community Centre. This year we have...

Neighbourhood Events
Saturday, April 20, 2013
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 for this one hour April Fool's themed protest, we'll have snacks and beverages, live music and enthusiastic neighbours to let the city know they can't...

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