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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 June 5th, as well as minutes from...

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...

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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...

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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...

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 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...

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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.

YOU and EVERYONE YOU KNOW NEED TO COME OUT!...

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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...

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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.
...

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Hello, Strathcona friends and neighbours.
Here are some items of interest to Strathcona residents, including the agenda for our upcoming meeting of the Strathcona Residents' Association (Wednesday March 6th), as well as minutes from February's meeting. 

This March SRA meeting will follow up on last...

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Date Correction: the SRA meeting and discussion of Viaducts removal and Prior Street is Wednesday March 6 (not 3rd).

The Strathcona Community Centre Dialogue, as mentioned, is this Wednesday, February 27.

S.R.A Newsletter

Hello Strathcona Friends and Neighbours,
This is a special announcement with two important upcoming events to share with you.
Our regular newsletter, with upcoming SRA meeting agenda and community events will be forthcoming.

Strathcona Community Centre Changes and Dialogue...

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Strathcona Residents Express Disappointment and Frustration at City over Prior Street Calming

Friday, Feb 8, 2013, Vancouver, BC | Strathcona residents are angry
and frustrated following City staff's revised plans for viaduct removal,
which fail to consider traffic...

S.R.A Newsletter

Hello, Strathcona friends and neighbours.
Here are some items of interest to Strathcona residents, including the agenda for our upcoming meeting of the Strathcona Residents' Association (Wednesday Feb 6th), as well as minutes from January's meeting. 

This February'...

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Hello, Strathcona friends and neighbours.

We hope everyone has had an enjoyable holiday season so far, and on behalf of the SRA Council wish you all a Happy New Year.

Here are some items of interest to Strathcona residents, including the agenda for our...

S.R.A Newsletter

Hello, Strathcona friends and neighbours.

Here are some items of interest to Strathcona residents, including the agenda for our upcoming meeting of the Strathcona Residents' Association (Wednesday December 5th), as well as minutes from...