New HOSPITAL   &  456 Prior St.

In March 2021, construction officially began on the new St. Paul's Hospital, the largest hospital project in B.C.'s history. This huge project will have a significant impact on Strathcona during and after construction. We'll be posting articles and updates here as we get them.

CONSTRUCTION UPDATE  

March 3, 2022

The SRA met with PCL, the lead contractor for the new St. Paul’s Hospital, on Jan. 11, 2022 for an update on construction activity in the next six months. Excavation, which has been ongoing since November, is expected to continue through May. Through at least March, it will continue 24 hours a day during the week…

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New St. Paul’s Construction Update

January 12, 2022

January 2022 The SRA met with PCL, the lead contractor for the new St. Paul’s Hospital, on Jan. 11 for an update on construction activity in the next six months. Excavation, which has been ongoing since November, is expected to continue through May. Through at least March, it will continue 24 hours a day during…

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Noise and Parking Update – Nov 29 2021

November 30, 2021

Letter to Residents Dear Residents, This letter is to notify residents that soil testing drilling activities will occur on City of Vancouver owned property, along the north parking lanes of the 200, 300 and 400 Blocks of Prior Street (between Station Street and Jackson Avenue) from November 30, 2021 to December 3, 2021.Permits for conducting…

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456-495 Prior Proposal: Letter of Concern

November 30, 2021

To: Tom Wanklin, Liefka Vissers, Hayley Hoikka tom.wanklin@vancouver.ca; Leifka.Vissers@vancouver.ca; Hayley.Hoikka@vancouver.ca January 6, 2022 Tom, Liefka and Hayley, Thank you for attending the SRA monthly meeting in November to discuss Strand’s proposed development of the property at 456-495 Prior St.   In light of the feedback we received from residents then and since, the SRA has reviewed the…

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Hospital Update 9/8

September 9, 2021

After a summer of drilling and installing almost 800 secant piles to form the perimeter of the new St. Paul’s Hospital at 1002 Station Street, the teams are nearing completion and excavation begins in earnest this fall until early 2022.  It’s estimated approximately 300,000 cubic metres of fill will be removed from site, an amount…

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Upcoming Demolition of 310 Prior St.

August 6, 2021

Re: New St Paul’s Project Phase 1aDemolition of 310 Prior Street, Vancouver BC This letter is to notify residents of the planned demolition of building 310 Prior Street. The work is a scheduled component of the New St. Paul’s Hospital development at 1002 Station Street, Vancouver BC. Preliminary exploration and preparation will start immediately, this…

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Noise Variance Permit

July 27, 2021

Notification Letter to Residents July 27, 2021 Sir/Madam, This letter is to notify residents that the City of Vancouver has granted a Variance of Construction Hours for the New St Paul’s project located at 1002 Station Street. PCL Construction as the General Contractor will be managing and overseeing this project, with Darrin Joss (PCL) as…

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Hospital Update. 6/14/21

June 14, 2021

LETTER FROM FIONA DALTON, CEO, PROVIDENCE HEALTH CARE  June 14, 2021Dear Residents: I want to reach out to everyone who lives or works near the site of the new St. Paul’s Hospital, in order to introduce myself as the President and CEO of St. Paul’s Hospital/Providence Health Care, and to say thank you in advance for…

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