Posts Categorized: Neighbourhood

Kids Yoga Class Starting April 6

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NOW OFFERING CLASSES FOR KIDS AGED 4-6 AND 6-8 WHAT IS KIDS YOGA? • A magical adventure that helps children develop important skills in a loving environment. WHAT ARE THE BENEFITS? • Nurtures creativity, mental focus, body awareness, strength and coordination • Most importantly—it’s fun! WHAT DO WE DO? • Each class is an imaginative… Read more »

Renewal Open House Well Attended By Community

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On March 8 our committee hosted an open house to showcase the student team’s vision for Strathcona’s Neighbourhood Renewal. About 75 people turned out to see what the students had come up with and to discuss the wonderful potential that neighbourhood renewal has for Strathcona. University students Kaylyn, Aaron, Nelson and Stephanie were gathering input for… Read more »

Open House Strathcona Renewal – March 6, 5:00 pm – 7:30 pm

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Did you know that Strathcona Centre Neighbourhood is due to be renewed in 2019-2021? The city will be investing about $25 million in our streets and sidewalks (more info here). This is a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to redesign our community to better accommodate walking and biking. Students from the University of Alberta’s Urban Planning Department have created three… Read more »

Outdoor Soccer Registration 2017

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2017 outdoor soccer registration for Strathcona community members will take place at the Strathcona Community Hall (10139 87 Ave). Thursday February 16th from 7:00 to 9:00 pm Tuesday February 21st from 7:00 to 9:00 pm To Register (U6-U18): STEP #1 – Register and Pay Online on the NEW EMSA Soccer Portal System (starting February 01,… Read more »

Neighbourhood Liaison Committee

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The Strathcona Community League is seeking volunteers to be part of The Neighbourhood Liaison Committee We live in a very busy community that experiences influx of visitors through our many festivals and neighbourhood events. The goal of the Neighbourhood Liaison Committee committee is to work with stakeholders to develop a Good Neighbour policy. We want… Read more »

Plan Whyte

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Edmonton city council postponed the South Park on Whyte development decision in order to hear more details on Plan Whyte work done to date. Plan Whyte is a City initiated a land use study for the Whyte Avenue Commercial Area portion of the Strathcona Area Redevelopment Plan (ARP). The goal of Plan Whyte is to… Read more »

Winterfest Sun Feb 26th – volunteers and mac and cheese cooks needed!

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Do you have a great old time mac and cheese recipe?  Or a creative new one?  Enter mac and cheese cook off and you might win one of our many great prizes!  Volunteers also needed to help out with the event or before-hand (see below).  The annual Winterfest is Sunday, Feb 26th, 2:00 to 5:00… Read more »

Final Feedback Mature Neighbourhood Overlay

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The City of Edmonton has prepared a revised Mature Neighbourhood Overlay (MNO). The MNO consists of a set of regulations for redevelopments in Edmonton’s mature neighbourhoods. The proposed MNO  is now in the final stage and draft amendments will be presented to the Urban Planning Committee on the February 1st, 2017. Members of the public, stakeholders, and… Read more »