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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
Monday, October 31, 2016

Apologies, our earlier email negelected to mention early-start pre-meeting potluck! Break bread with your neighbours! Please join us at 6:30 for a pre-meeting potluck - bring something to share, and your appetite for food and conversation. 

Potluck will be followed by our regular meeting agenda, including Union Street presentation, sent out earlier (see below), starting at 7:15. We'll be adding to the agenda an opportunity to discuss this weekends oped from the...

S.R.A Newsletter
Friday, October 28, 2016

Hello friends and neighbours,

Our regular November Residents Association meeting is this coming Wednesday November 2, 7:15pm at the Strathcona Community Centre.

We’ll have the latest news and events around the neighbourhood, including plans for the AGM, report on Community Economic Development Strategy, Prior Street Safety and viaducts removal, as well as updates about renovictions and intimidation of our neighbours at the Georgia Hotel. 
  We are also...
Neighbourhood Events
Saturday, October 29, 2016
Neighbourhood Events
Friday, October 14, 2016
S.R.A Newsletter
Monday, October 3, 2016

Hello friends and neighbors,

Just a gentle reminder that our Annual General Meeting is this Wednesday, 7:15 at the Strathcona Community Centre. With a number of retirements from the executive council, we could use some new members! If you are a resident of Strathcona and want to help continue some of the great work the SRA has done over the years, please consider standing to be a member of the executive council.

We will have lots of updates and news from around the...

S.R.A Newsletter
Friday, September 16, 2016
Neighbourhood Events
Saturday, September 24, 2016
S.R.A Newsletter
Monday, July 18, 2016

The annual tradition on 600 block Union is in its 20th year,
and this is the biggest party yet! 

The 20th Annual Union Street Block Party
Saturday, July 23, 2016, 5:00 - 10:30pm

Join friends and neighbours for the 20th Annual 600 block Union Street Block Party
This Year, featuring seven bands on two stages!
with Hot Dogs + Refreshments + Potluck!
Street Hockey + Kids Activities...

Neighbourhood Events
Saturday, July 23, 2016
S.R.A Newsletter
Friday, June 24, 2016
One of the recent film productions in and around the neighbourhood: the ABC miniseries "When We Rise" (in addition to donating money to the community) are throwing a party to thank the neighbourhood, this Sunday

Stage 49 Ltd and all the cast and crew of "When We Rise" would like to thank the residents of Strathcona for all your support during their filming in the neighbourhood. Come for burgers, hot dogs and ice cream treats (for the first 250 people). Face painters and entertainment...

Neighbourhood Events
Sunday, June 26, 2016
S.R.A Newsletter
Thursday, May 26, 2016

Apologies, we supplied the wrong date in that last email.
The upcoming SRA meeting is Wednesday June 1, 2016

S.R.A Newsletter
Thursday, May 26, 2016

REMINDER: Residents are invited to attend the St Paul’s hospital site
Social Impact Assessment next Wednesday or fill out the online survey

Fill out the online survey or attend an in-person workshop
Wednesday, June 8, 2016 7-9pm at the Strathcona Community Centre

Do you live or work near the proposed site of the new St. Paul’s hospital site? Will your life be...
S.R.A Newsletter
Sunday, May 22, 2016

Do you live or work near the proposed site of the new St. Paul's hospital?

Will your life be affected by the new St. Paul's hospital and health campus?

The City of Vancouver is developing a Policy Statement to guide future development of the New St. Paul’s Hospital and Health Campus, to be located near Station Street in the False Creek Flats (beside Pacific Central train station) — see map.

Have your say:

1. Online survey https://www.talkvancouver...

S.R.A Newsletter
Friday, April 29, 2016

Strathcona Residents’ Association Council Meeting (SRA)

Agenda for May 4, 2016.