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Strathcona Community Garden Water Well Update

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Although, the early summer rain delayed construction of the shed, things have moved along since August. September saw the shed construction completed and solar panels installed. We are thrilled to let you know that full completion of the project is anticipated by mid-October. The shed houses two 1000L water containers. A solar-powered pump will be… Read more »

Volunteer In Your Community

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Our first fall Annual General Meeting (AGM) will be this October. Heading into next month, we are looking for active, community-minded folks interested in spending volunteer time with their local community league. At the October AGM, the board of the Strathcona Centre Community League has a number of positions open for new directors, including: (click… Read more »

Light Horse Park – Application for park changes

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By Stephen Gallard, “Strathcona Remembers” We are asking the City of Edmonton to officially name the park located near the old Dragoon Armouries in Old Strathcona “Light Horse Park”. This is the park that sits between Calgary Trail and Gateway Boulevard, between 85 and 86 Avenues. This will reflect and capture the history of the… Read more »

Southeast Edmonton Winter Fun Fest

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From the City of Edmonton: The first annual Winter Fun Fest will be held on Saturday December 14, between 12 noon and 3 p.m. at the Cloverdale Community League hall and Gallagher Park. This one day Fun Fest is a chance to showcase some of the fun activities and winter festivals our city has to… Read more »

November board meeting

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The board of the Strathcona Centre Community League meets monthly at the community hall (10139 87 Avenue). All members of the league are welcome to attend. Next meeting: November 18, 2013 – 7pm – 2nd floor lounge On the agenda: 2014 budget More information: Contact Vice President Ross Goodine or Secretary Colleen Taralson

82 Avenue Tree Removal

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From the City of Edmonton: In its constant efforts to maintain Edmonton’s healthy, beautiful and robust urban forest, the City will be rejuvenating the centre median of Whyte (82) Avenue from 96 St. to 99 St. The double row of elms at this location are in declining health and will be replaced with a single… Read more »