Posts Categorized: Neighbourhood

Public meeting: Festivals and events

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Here’s a notice from the City of Edmonton about a public meeting where feedback is requested on festivals and events in our neighbourhood (and Old Strathcona). Every year, the community around Old Strathcona inclusive of Strathcona, Queen Alexandra and Ritchie host a number of festivals and events. As such, the City of Edmonton’s Civic Events… Read more »

Epcor working in the neighbourhood

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rtu-construction-notice-oct-2016 Click on the link for information about road closures. Note too that there are temporary trail closures in Mill Creek Ravine this week.  Signs are posted in the ravine.

Have you had a sewer or water back-up?

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Mill Creek Neighbours – we would like to speed up the process for review of our drainage system.  Please respond by Friday, Sept 30th. Have you had sewer and water backup in your home this summer or over the past 5 years? We are collecting names from neighbours in order to make a case to… Read more »

Children’s Theatre Performance – ATB Arts Barns

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If your children get excited about live theatre, they’ll love “Fiddle Cat!” Enjoy the antics of a spoiled little princess and a scrappy cat who go on an epic adventure to save their gloomy-blue kingdom. They’ll meet many intriguing characters and endure countless challenges along the way. Can these arch enemies find a way to… Read more »

Abundant Communities Edmonton in Strathcona

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Would you like to feel more connected to your neighbours? Do you have gifts, skills, and experiences you’d be willing to share to make your neighborhood feel more vibrant, inclusive, and secure? If so, consider becoming involved in the Strathcona version of Abundant Communities Edmonton (ACE). Howard Lawrence, who implemented the initiative three years ago… Read more »

You’re Invited: Engage 106-76 Community Event

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In April 2015, the City of Edmonton partnered with seven communities for the Engage 106-76 pilot project (including Strathcona).  The project was started to see how 106 Street and 76 Avenue could be more walkable, bikeable and livable public spaces that connect people. The design team has reviewed all the community feedback and revised the… Read more »

Pot Luck BBQ Sunday Sept 11 – 3:00 – 7:00

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Once again Strathcona Community League is hosting an annual potluck BBQ outside the hall (we’ll move it inside if it’s raining).  The Community League provides burgers/dogs/veggie dogs and drinks, and you provide a pot luck dish to share (bring your own cutlery and plate too).  At the BBQ: Book launch – Jan Olson’s ‘Scona Lives’… Read more »

Our MP, Linda Duncan, seeks input on electoral reform – Town Hall

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Electoral Reform Town Hall Thursday September 8th, 7:00pm Westbury Theatre, ATB Financial Arts Barns (Fringe Theatre Adventures Bldg) 10330 84 Ave NW Edmonton, Alberta T6E2G9 The government has promised that the 2015 federal election would be the last “first-past-the-post” election. This gives us the opportunity to change our electoral system and make every vote count…. Read more »